Tag: 75th anniversary

Cameroon Community Gets Life-giving Water

Filed in Construction Industry, NAHB Cares by on February 22, 2017 0 Comments
Cameroon Community Gets Life-giving Water

Guest blogger Eric Tilden, NAHB Program Manager for Sustainability and Green Building, is back with another post about his volunteer work with Engineers without Borders. It’s the motto for the 75th anniversary of NAHB: “We build communities.” For the good part of a century, NAHB and its members have been recognized as leaders of building […]

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A Look Back — and Ahead — at Lobbying

Filed in Capitol Hill, Leadership by on February 10, 2017 2 Comments
A Look Back — and Ahead — at Lobbying

For 75 years, NAHB has worked to convince lawmakers to support legislation that helps the home building industry grow. And in an era where legislators on both sides of the aisle find it harder to work together, it’s even more important that NAHB lobbyists encourage and advocate for laws that offer a win for all: policies that promote more homeownership and rental housing opportunities.

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Connecting with Home Owners Across the Country

Filed in Home Building, Homeownership by on February 3, 2017 0 Comments
Connecting with Home Owners Across the Country

In celebration of NAHB’s 75th Anniversary, we are crossing the country and connecting with families who live in the homes our members build. Throughout the year, we’ll be sharing their stories and encouraging consumers to find out how they can start building their own American Dream.

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Louisville BIA Supplies Smiles and More to Special Needs Children

Filed in NAHB Cares by on January 27, 2017 0 Comments
Louisville BIA Supplies Smiles and More to Special Needs Children

As part of NAHB’s 75th Anniversary, we’ve asked members, their companies and local and state HBAs to share their stories on how they’ve made a positive impact in their communities over the last 75 years. Here’s a sweet one from Louisville.

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Builders Needed ‘Strong, Central Leadership’ in 1942

Filed in Home Building, Leadership by on December 1, 2016 1 Comment
Builders Needed ‘Strong, Central Leadership’ in 1942

We’ve told you about preparations for NAHB’s 75th anniversary and how we hope our state and local HBAs will join in the fun. But those of you who have been “around the block” once or twice might recall celebrating the last important milestone: NAHB’s 50th anniversary celebration in 1992.

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NAHB Plans 75th Anniversary Celebration for 2017

Filed in Leadership, Membership by on August 5, 2016 1 Comment
NAHB Plans 75th Anniversary Celebration for 2017

2017 marks the 75th anniversary of the National Association of Home Builders. We’ve got big plans to kick off the year-long celebration at the NAHB International Builders’ Show®. This is also a time to celebrate your contributions to the home building industry.

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