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Going Virtual: How Members are Connecting from Behind a Screen

Filed in Disaster Response, Membership by on June 4, 2020 0 Comments
Going Virtual: How Members are Connecting from Behind a Screen

As more business is conducted online, HBAs are getting creative with how they engage with members. From Zoom meetings to virtual happy hours and coffee chats, online gatherings are a powerful channel to keep communications flowing within HBA communities.

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Using Drones in Residential Construction May Become More Popular

Using Drones in Residential Construction May Become More Popular

Home builders are embracing technology to help keep their businesses running amid the current COVD-19 pandemic. The use of drones may become more widely used as the industry adapts due to stay at home orders, social distancing, and possible restricted movement even as some state stay orders have lifted.

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How Increasing 5G Infrastructure May Impact Local Land Use

Filed in Land Development, Technology by on March 20, 2020 0 Comments
How Increasing 5G Infrastructure May Impact Local Land Use

With a nationwide spread of 5G, and its potential impacts on land in urban, rural and residential areas, it is as important as ever to stay informed with the latest land use issues and solutions. Learn more about what the increase in 5G infrastructure may entail.

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Reducing Theft on the Jobsite from Day 1

Filed in Technology by on March 12, 2020 0 Comments
Reducing Theft on the Jobsite from Day 1

Once considered an amenity upgrade, integrated security systems have increasingly become an industry standard for new homes. Not only are they a key feature for the home owners once they move in, but also for the home builders to help secure the jobsite during construction.

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New Ideas from Housing Industry Disruptors on Display at IBS Live

Filed in International Builders' Show by on November 19, 2019 0 Comments
New Ideas from Housing Industry Disruptors on Display at IBS Live

The NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) brings together the best in the business, from industry leaders to innovative product manufacturers, for the largest annual light construction show in the world. And at the center of the action on the IBS 2020 show floor is IBS Live.

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Hands-on Tech Bytes Sessions Offered Throughout IBS 2020

Filed in International Builders' Show by on November 12, 2019 0 Comments
Hands-on Tech Bytes Sessions Offered Throughout IBS 2020

The 2020 NAHB International Builders’ Show® in Las Vegas is the place to be for up close, hands-on learning about the latest tech tools, applications and products available. Through 30-minute interactive demonstrations, “Tech Bytes” sessions offer a one-of-a-kind opportunity to learn the practical side of these technologies.

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Advanced Lighting Technology That Goes Next Level

Filed in Housing Trends, Technology by on October 30, 2019 0 Comments
Advanced Lighting Technology That Goes Next Level

Residential lighting is rapidly evolving, not only in its architectural applications, but also for its biological benefits of potentially enhancing one’s sleep, mood and productivity.

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8K TV: Are American Homes Ready?

Filed in Technology by on July 3, 2019 1 Comment
8K TV: Are American Homes Ready?

As households increasingly use more data, technology experts suggest preparing new homes to eventually adapt to what will be one of the biggest data hogs: the 8K TV.

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How to Design a Website for Boomer Prospects

Filed in 55+ Housing, Business Management, Technology by on May 8, 2019 0 Comments
How to Design a Website for Boomer Prospects

Your boomer prospects are living in a digital world — and they’re using it to research the products they’re interested in, including homes and communities. When developing or redesigning your site, plan for these three key aspects to ensure you’re giving your prospects the best digital experience possible.

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Next Gen Wi-Fi for Crowded Home Networks

Filed in Technology by on April 26, 2019 0 Comments
Next Gen Wi-Fi for Crowded Home Networks

For now, many consumers see “Wi-Fi 6” as the solution to their overcrowded network. This latest version of Wi-Fi claims improved speed, capacity and battery consumption.

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