IBSx Early-Bird Discounts Ending Friday

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IBSx Early-Bird Discounts Ending Friday

Early-bird registration for the IBSx Virtual Experience, Feb. 9-12, 2021, ends this Friday. Make sure you grab a seat at this all-virtual event by purchasing an All Access Pass.

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Attend Exclusive Member Webinars on the COVID-19 Relief Package

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Attend Exclusive Member Webinars on the COVID-19 Relief Package

NAHB is hosting a series of webinars this week to update members and HBAs on the key housing provisions of the COVID-19 relief package signed into law last month, including improvements to the Paycheck Protection Program and rental assistance for struggling renters and landlords.

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Podcast: NAHB Chief Economist Delivers 2021 Forecast

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Podcast: NAHB Chief Economist Delivers 2021 Forecast

On the latest episode of NAHB’s Housing Developments podcast, CEO Jerry Howard and Chief Lobbyist Jim Tobin ask NAHB Chief Economist Rob Dietz to provide his review of 2020 and 2021 forecast.

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NAHB Mourns Passing of David S. Compo and Family

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NAHB Mourns Passing of David S. Compo and Family

NAHB mourns the loss of long-time member David S. Compo, the 2020 president of the Home Builders Association of Southeastern Michigan, his wife, Michele, and their son, Dawson, who died in a plane crash in their home state on Jan. 2.

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Top 3 Home Qualities Customers Want for Better Living at Home

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Top 3 Home Qualities Customers Want for Better Living at Home

Customers will likely focus on comfort, wellness and efficiency — high-performance trends already on the rise prior to the pandemic, according to the 2020 Green SmartMarket Brief and the 2019 What Home Buyers Really Want survey.

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Top Posts of 2020

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Top Posts of 2020

As we reflect on the busy year for both news and home building, it’s not surprising that our most popular posts covered the two biggest industry issues of the year: the coronavirus and lumber prices.

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As Cases Surge, NAHB Calls for Another COVID-19 Safety Stand Down

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety by on December 31, 2020 5 Comments
As Cases Surge, NAHB Calls for Another COVID-19 Safety Stand Down

After the success of the first COVID-19 stand down in April, NAHB and its construction industry partners are facilitating a second round of pandemic-specific safety training in the wake of the national post-holiday surge in infections.

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Pros Provide How-To Demos Through IBSx

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Pros Provide How-To Demos Through IBSx

Demonstrations are one of the highlights at the International Builders’ Show (IBS) each year. The new IBSx Virtual Experience on Feb. 9-12, 2021, will bring these demonstrations online with not one, but two exciting opportunities for attendees to learn more about various building practices.

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Solar Panel Recycling: What’s the Plan?

Filed in Sustainability and Green Building by on December 29, 2020 3 Comments
Solar Panel Recycling: What’s the Plan?

Decreasing costs for solar photovoltaics (PV), along with efforts to minimize non-hardware costs, help explain the increased solar capacity coming online to the electric grid. But as solar continues to grow, in addition to the existing solar PV capacity in the United States, those panels will eventually reach the end of their useful life. What will happen then?

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IBSx Remodeled Show Home Gets Finishing Touches

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IBSx Remodeled Show Home Gets Finishing Touches

Now in its final stages of renovation, The New American Remodel 2021 is nearly complete and preparing to make its official debut during the 2021 IBSx Virtual Experience, Feb. 9-12.

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