IBS Early Bird Pricing Extended to Nov. 22

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IBS Early Bird Pricing Extended to Nov. 22

Don’t miss your chance to attend the world’s largest annual light construction show at the best possible price. The deadline to take advantage of special early bird pricing for the 2020 International Builders’ Show has been extended to Friday, Nov. 22.

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Free NAHB Webinar: How to Handle an OSHA Inspection

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Free NAHB Webinar: How to Handle an OSHA Inspection

Join NAHB Thursday, Nov. 21 for a webinar that will detail new twists in OSHA jobsite inspections, presented free of charge courtesy of Builders Mutual.

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IBS 2020 Special Events Offer Great Networking Opportunities

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IBS 2020 Special Events Offer Great Networking Opportunities

From Jan. 21-23, the 2020 NAHB International Builders’ Show® will bring together more than 1,400 top manufacturers and suppliers from around the globe in 600,000 net square feet of exhibit space at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The show highlights the latest and most in-demand products and services, but also serves as the venue for the biggest networking opportunities of the year.

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Watch Live: NAHB Discusses National Trends in Housing Affordability

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Watch Live: NAHB Discusses National Trends in Housing Affordability

NAHB’s Election 2020 series will kick off Monday, Nov. 18, in Minneapolis at 8:30 a.m. CT with a robust discussion on how municipalities are tackling the housing affordability crisis. Tune in to the event’s livestream to watch as state and local government officials, industry leaders and community partners share their insights on the challenges of housing affordability and potential solutions to address housing inequity.

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Student Competition Builds Membership Momentum for Local HBA

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Student Competition Builds Membership Momentum for Local HBA

High school students in Alabama are motivated now more than ever to pursue a career in construction thanks to the Greater Montgomery Home Builders Association’s first-ever construction management competition.

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FHA Capital Reserves Hit 12-Year High

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FHA Capital Reserves Hit 12-Year High

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) today released its annual report to Congress that shows the agency’s capital reserve ratio grew by more than $27.5 billion in fiscal 2019 to a total economic net worth of $62.38 billion.

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Millennials Most Likely Generation to Consider Buying a Home Within the Next Year

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Millennials Most Likely Generation to Consider Buying a Home Within the Next Year

Only 12% of adults are considering the purchase of a home within the next 12 months, according to NAHB’s Housing Trends Report for the third quarter of 2019. This share of prospective home buyers is essentially unchanged from where it stood a year earlier, at 13%.

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Local HBA Rallies Against Red Tape

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Local HBA Rallies Against Red Tape

If it wasn’t for a surge of successful advocacy efforts led by the Northwest Arkansas HBA, it would have been much more challenging to attract home buyers in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

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Put Your Guard Up: Guardrails Save Lives and Keep Builders in Compliance

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Put Your Guard Up: Guardrails Save Lives and Keep Builders in Compliance

Guardrails play a critical role in protecting workers and visitors on a jobsite, but they work only when installed properly.

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Hands-on Tech Bytes Sessions Offered Throughout IBS 2020

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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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