Last Chance to Weigh in on WOTUS – Comments Due April 15

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Environmental by on April 10, 2019 2 Comments
Last Chance to Weigh in on WOTUS – Comments Due April 15

NAHB is urging members and HBAs to voice support for the proposed new definition for “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) by submitting a comment letter to the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers by next Monday, April 15.

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NAHB Senior Officers Hold Productive Talks with HUD Secretary Carson

Filed in Capitol Hill, Leadership by on April 9, 2019 0 Comments
NAHB Senior Officers Hold Productive Talks with HUD Secretary Carson

NAHB senior officers discuss key housing issues with HUD Secretary Ben Carson.

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How to Attract Millennial Home Buyers

How to Attract Millennial Home Buyers

Millennials are the largest generation at approximately 79 million strong — surpassing baby boomers by about 4 million. Of those 79 million, 52% are contemplating homeownership, while 37% prefer the flexibility of renting. So how can builders attract more millennials into purchasing a home?

So how can builders attract more millennials to purchasing a home?

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Join the Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health by on April 8, 2019 0 Comments
Join the Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

NAHB is once again partnering with OSHA to encourage home builders to participate in its National Safety Stand-Down for fall prevention in construction, May 6-10, 2019. 

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Colorado Town Addresses Housing Affordability Through Intensive Planning and Development

Filed in Affordability, Land Development by on April 8, 2019 0 Comments
Colorado Town Addresses Housing Affordability Through Intensive Planning and Development

Communities can enhance affordability with a comprehensive planning and development framework. The Peak One development in the town of Frisco, Colo., provides a strong example.

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NAHB Mentorship Program Creates Valuable Connection

Filed in Leadership by on April 5, 2019 0 Comments
NAHB Mentorship Program Creates Valuable Connection

Facebook has a relatively new feature for group pages to promote mentorship opportunities. The NAHB Young Professionals Facebook group has launched the feature to success.

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NAHB Members Continue to Support Proposed WOTUS Rule

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NAHB Members Continue to Support Proposed WOTUS Rule

NAHB members voiced their support for the Trump administration’s proposed definition of “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) during roundtables hosted by the U.S. Small Business Administration Office of Advocacy in Denver on March 27 and Tampa on April 4.

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How Does Your Business Measure Up?

Filed in Economics, Home Building by on April 5, 2019 2 Comments
How Does Your Business Measure Up?

Industry benchmarks on profit margins, asset levels and equity positions are important because they allow businesses to compare their performance to their peers. That can be extremely helpful in identifying areas for improvement and increasing efficiencies.

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NAHB Congratulates Mark Calabria as New FHFA Director

Filed in Housing Finance by on April 4, 2019 0 Comments
NAHB Congratulates Mark Calabria as New FHFA Director

Mark Calabria brings considerable housing finance experience to the job. NAHB looks forward to working with him to advance comprehensive housing finance reform.

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Continuing Education with IBS On-Demand Videos and Webinars

Filed in Education, International Builders' Show by on April 4, 2019 0 Comments
Continuing Education with IBS On-Demand Videos and Webinars

IBS continues to deliver education throughout the coming months with its 2019 IBS Education On-Demand Video Library and upcoming webinar series.

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