Will Lawmakers Address the Low Income Housing Tax Credit in the Lame Duck Session?

Filed in Capitol Hill, Multifamily by on November 14, 2018 0 Comments
Will Lawmakers Address the Low Income Housing Tax Credit in the Lame Duck Session?

NAHB is focused on the potential that tax legislation will be part of this lame duck session, and we are working with our congressional supporters to press our Low Income Housing Tax Credit priorities.

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Tap Into a Valuable, Free Resource for Home Design and Performance

Filed in Design, Housing Trends by on November 14, 2018 0 Comments
Tap Into a Valuable, Free Resource for Home Design and Performance

Residential architects and home designers looking for data to support their latest ideas have access to a free resource for peer-reviewed research projects and case studies in all facets of building, from pre-design, design, and construction through occupancy and reuse.

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Take Advantage of IBS Pre-Show Courses

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Take Advantage of IBS Pre-Show Courses

Your trip to the NAHB International Builders Show in Las Vegas in February is a prime opportunity to grow your business.

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Home Builders Give Communities a Hand Up  

Home Builders Give Communities a Hand Up  

Custom home builder Tom Gipson from Raleigh, N.C., doesn’t shy away from a challenge.  In fact, 16 years ago he came up with an idea to build hundreds of homes in one week for Habitat for Humanity.   
That idea blossomed into the Habitat for Humanity Home Builders Blitz, which has helped forge a path to affordable homeownership for more than 2,500 families.

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Tulsa HBA Draws 900 Students to Construction Career Fair

Filed in Construction Industry, Student Chapters by on November 13, 2018 0 Comments
Tulsa HBA Draws 900 Students to Construction Career Fair

The Home Builders Association of Greater Tulsa and HBA Charitable Foundation hosted a construction career fair on Oct. 25 at the Tulsa Tech Riverside Campus.

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Settlement Officially Puts an End to ‘Persuader Rule’

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Labor, Safety and Health by on November 13, 2018 0 Comments
Settlement Officially Puts an End to ‘Persuader Rule’

In a victory for NAHB, the Department of Labor (DOL) on Nov. 9 agreed to a legal settlement that keeps a permanent injunction in place that stops the “persuader rule” from taking effect and prevents a future administration from seeking to revive the rule.

The Obama-era persuader rule sought to unfairly require lawyers and consultants to report to the DOL when counseling employers concerning union organizing.

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Global Innovation Award Deadline Extended

Filed in Awards, Global Housing by on November 12, 2018 0 Comments
Global Innovation Award Deadline Extended

If you thought you missed your chance to enter your product or service in the NAHB Global Innovation Award, you now have more time! The entry deadline has been extended to Friday, Nov. 16.

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Designing a Luxury Kitchen for Today’s ‘Technicurean’

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Designing a Luxury Kitchen for Today’s ‘Technicurean’

One growing trend in kitchen design is luxurious appliances with smart, intuitive technology.

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Veterans Forge New Paths with Home Building Careers

Filed in Construction Industry by on November 12, 2018 0 Comments
Veterans Forge New Paths with Home Building Careers

Each year on Veteran’s Day, we give thoughts and words of appreciation to the brave men and women who sacrifice so much to defend our freedom and safety. Rather simply thanking them, maybe builders should consider recruiting veterans.

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Economy Continues to Grow at a Brisk Pace

Filed in Economics by on November 9, 2018 0 Comments
Economy Continues to Grow at a Brisk Pace

NAHB’s chief economist provides an overview of the current housing market and a look at what’s to come.

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