Tag: advocacy

Key Talking Points to Prepare for the 2019 Legislative Conference

Filed in Affordability, Capitol Hill by on May 10, 2019 0 Comments
Key Talking Points to Prepare for the 2019 Legislative Conference

NAHB recently held a webinar to help members prepare to attend the 2019 Legislative Conference, taking place June 5 during the Spring Leadership Meeting. Housing affordability is currently the Federation’s No. 1 issue, and the Legislative Conference will bring that message to Congress on a number of fronts.

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HBA Members Commend Trump Administration for Proposed WOTUS Rule

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Environmental by on February 28, 2019 1 Comment
HBA Members Commend Trump Administration for Proposed WOTUS Rule

Members of the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Kansas City and HBA of Greater Baton Rouge thanked the Trump administration for its recent proposal to revise the Waters of the United States definition during two public meetings this week in Kansas City, Mo.

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Local Association Urges State to Address Region’s Housing Shortage

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Housing Finance, Multifamily by on January 30, 2019 0 Comments
Local Association Urges State to Address Region’s Housing Shortage

Affordable housing has been an ongoing concern across the United States, but has hit high-growth metropolitan areas such as San Francisco and Seattle particularly hard. The Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties calls for greater action by Washington State to address affordable housing issues.

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NAHB Helps HBAs Launch Advocacy Efforts

Filed in Codes and Regulations by on August 28, 2018 0 Comments
NAHB Helps HBAs Launch Advocacy Efforts

NAHB granted state and local HBAs nearly $50,000 during the Midyear Board of Directors Meeting in July to help them with important advocacy issues that could set a precedent for home builders nationwide.

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Professional Women in Building Members: Get Involved in Public Service

Filed in Councils & Committees by on August 15, 2018 0 Comments
Professional Women in Building Members: Get Involved in Public Service

Oregon State Rep. Julie Parrish and her former House of Representatives colleague, Oregon Home Builders Association CEO Jodi Hack, shared their inspiring stories of entering public office at the NAHB Professional Women in Building Council’s legislative breakfast during the Midyear Board of Directors Meeting.

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