Tag: disaster response

How to Keep Buyer Traffic Flowing Despite COVID-19

How to Keep Buyer Traffic Flowing Despite COVID-19

With prospective buyer traffic severely diminished in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, home builders must strategically scale back on their advertising investments. An upcoming webinar hosted by NAHB and Do You Convert will help business owners and sales teams determine how and where to adjust their marketing strategies.

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How to Help Builders Stay on the Job

How to Help Builders Stay on the Job

NAHB is committed to ensuring members continue to operate their businesses throughout the coronavirus pandemic as certain states and local municipalities explore “remain in place” orders. Learn more about the advocacy and business resources available to impacted jurisdictions on nahb.org.

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MIT Report Spotlights Need to Reform Policies on Factory-Built Housing

MIT Report Spotlights Need to Reform Policies on Factory-Built Housing

According to a new study from the MIT Humanitarian Supply Chain Lab, factory-built houses — i.e., modular, panelized or pre-assembled homes — could help increase affordable housing stock and significantly aid in disaster response and recovery. However, factory-built homes comprise only 3% of single-family homes in the United States. What can be done to better utilize these types of homes?

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HBA Rallies Multiple Shipments of Donations for Hurricane Victims

Filed in Disaster Response, NAHB Cares by on October 18, 2017 0 Comments
HBA Rallies Multiple Shipments of Donations for Hurricane Victims

Thanks to the generosity of area residents and businesses — not to mention, a significant amount of coordination through the Delaware HBA — two 26-foot box trucks filled to max-load capacity with donations arrived in Texas earlier this week.

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Restarting Your Business After a Natural Disaster

Filed in Business Management, Disaster Response by on September 25, 2017 0 Comments
Restarting Your Business After a Natural Disaster

Understanding how your business has been affected by a natural disaster and developing a sensible strategy may increase the probability your firm becomes financially viable in a post-disaster environment. Here are some helpful tips.

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HBAs, Members Prepare for Hurricane Irma

Filed in Construction Industry, Disaster Response by on September 8, 2017 0 Comments
HBAs, Members Prepare for Hurricane Irma

As Hurricane Irma grinds toward the U.S. mainland, NAHB offers resources to help residents and businesses prepare for the storm and recover from any damage.

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