Tag: Value of Membership

5 Reasons Young Professionals Belong at IBS 2019

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5 Reasons Young Professionals Belong at IBS 2019

NAHB members between the ages of 21-35 have just a couple more weeks to apply for the 2019 International Builders’ Show Scholarship Program. Some of the 2018 recipients explain why attending the Show is such an important career decision.

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Atlanta 55+ Housing Council Sets New Goals to Get Big Results

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Atlanta 55+ Housing Council Sets New Goals to Get Big Results

After bringing on several new board members, realigning its budget and clearly defining its goals, the council was ready to implement a revitalized member-recruitment strategy.

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No More NIMBYs: Strategies for Smoother Project Approvals

No More NIMBYs: Strategies for Smoother Project Approvals

If you have ever been met by a crowd of fearful and angry people at a planning board hearing who came to protest your proposed community — and who don’t understand the importance of housing or who counter a presentation of facts with arguments based on emotion — do we have a webinar for you.

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Apply for the 2019 IBS Scholarship Program

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Apply for the 2019 IBS Scholarship Program

The IBS Scholarship Program will begin accepting applications May 14. This opportunity is exclusively for NAHB members between the ages of 21-35 interested in attending IBS 2019 in Las Vegas next February.

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Ben Carson to Address NAHB Executive Board

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Ben Carson to Address NAHB Executive Board

HUD Secretary Ben Carson will address NAHB members on Wednesday, May 23 when the Executive Board holds its spring meeting from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the National Housing Center in Washington, D.C.

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2018 IBC Increases Structural Design, Elevator Costs for Multifamily Buildings

2018 IBC Increases Structural Design, Elevator Costs for Multifamily Buildings

A new Home Innovation Research Labs report on the Estimated Costs of the 2018 ICC Code Changes for Multifamily Buildings shows minimum cost impacts for typical multifamily buildings ranging from $2,500 for a small 2-story multifamily project to $25,000 for a larger 5-story project. The higher costs are primarily due to significant changes involving elevators and wind load design.

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NAHB Members: Go Fourth and Save Tomorrow

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NAHB Members: Go Fourth and Save Tomorrow

Tomorrow is May 4, or May the Fourth, or Star Wars Day: “May the Fourth be with you.” And in a magical coincidence, Star Wars Day happens to fall during Small Business Week – giving our Member Advantage businesses another opportunity to thank you for your business and to save you a little more money.

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NAHB Jumps in on Supreme Court’s Gopher Frog Case

Filed in Environmental, Land Development, Legal by on April 30, 2018 0 Comments
NAHB Jumps in on Supreme Court’s Gopher Frog Case

NAHB today filed an amicus brief in the U.S. Supreme Court in support of two NAHB members contesting a provision of the Endangered Species Act that would result in $34 million in lost property value to protect an animal that doesn’t even live there.

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National Home Remodeling Month Made Easy

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National Home Remodeling Month Made Easy

The remodeling industry typically kicks into high gear each year as the warmer weather of spring sets in. That’s why May is the best time to celebrate National Home Remodeling Month and raise consumer awareness of the advantages of the benefits of hiring a professional remodeler. NAHB has you covered with an easy-to-use toolkit of resources to help you get started.

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New York’s Highest Court Protects Business Partnership Principles

Filed in 55+ Housing, Construction Industry, Legal by on April 12, 2018 0 Comments
New York’s Highest Court Protects Business Partnership Principles

The New York Court of Appeals in March issued a decision that provides clarity for New York business partnerships, including those involving home building and development companies.

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