Tag: Bringing Housing Home

Thanks to the Federation for Bringing Housing Home

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Thanks to the Federation for Bringing Housing Home

From coast-to-coast, members of our Federation stepped up last week to bring housing issues to the forefront during Bringing Housing Home™, NAHB’s 2018 in-district Legislative Conference.

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Rep. Scalise Talks Housing with Louisiana Home Builders and Business Leaders

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Rep. Scalise Talks Housing with Louisiana Home Builders and Business Leaders

Builders and community leaders yesterday enthusiastically greeted House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) at a special meeting that covered a wide range of issues affecting the Louisiana economy, housing industry and home buyers.

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South Carolina Builders Make Their Lawmaker Feel Right at Home

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South Carolina Builders Make Their Lawmaker Feel Right at Home

South Carolina builders conducted a productive meeting with Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.) at a model home as part of Bringing Housing Home week.

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Softwood Lumber Tops the Agenda in Meetings with Oklahoma Lawmakers

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Softwood Lumber Tops the Agenda in Meetings with Oklahoma Lawmakers

Softwood lumber was the top issue as Oklahoma builders held several in-district meetings with their federal lawmakers this week. The meetings were part of NAHB’s national Bringing Housing Home™ week-long grassroots event.

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Bringing Housing Home Begins Today

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Bringing Housing Home Begins Today

The week-long Bringing Housing Home™ legislative grassroots event kicks off today. We are encouraging all members of the Federation to schedule meetings with your federal legislators while Congress is out of session and lawmakers return to their home districts.

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Bringing Housing Home Webinar Focuses on Legislative Issues

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Bringing Housing Home Webinar Focuses on Legislative Issues

NAHB will conduct a free webinar on April 26 that will provide the latest update on the association’s legislative priorities for Bringing Housing Home.

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Rising Lumber Prices Hit Home

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Rising Lumber Prices Hit Home

A New England builder recently got an unwelcome surprise when he opened an email from the company that supplies the white cedar shingles for some of the homes he’s building. The shingles are subject to an immediate 20.8% duty, or an additional cost of $1,400 per unit for the 12 homes planned for construction.

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We’re Bringing Housing Home this Spring

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We’re Bringing Housing Home this Spring

NAHB is Bringing Housing Home™ on April 30-May 5 and this is your chance to make a house call with your member of Congress. The week-long Legislative Conference will give individual members and HBA delegations the opportunity to advocate for housing’s legislative priorities at in-district meetings with their members of Congress.

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NAHB Leaders Call on Congress to Adopt a Strong Housing Agenda

Filed in Capitol Hill, Leadership by on March 15, 2018 1 Comment
NAHB Leaders Call on Congress to Adopt a Strong Housing Agenda

NAHB Chairman Randy Noel and First Vice Chairman Greg Ugalde conducted two days of meetings this week with Republican and Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill, urging lawmakers to keep housing in the forefront of the national agenda.

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Bringing Housing Home a Grassroots Success

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Bringing Housing Home a Grassroots Success

Members of our federation wrapped up a highly productive week-long campaign to bring housing issues to the forefront during Bringing Housing Home™, NAHB’s 2016 in-district Legislative Conference.

Members of our federation wrapped up a productive week-long campaign to bring housing issues to the forefront during Bringing Housing Home™, NAHB’s 2016 in-district Legislative Conference.

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