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Reminder: Apply to Serve on a 2022 NAHB Committee or Council Board of Trustees

Filed in Membership by on October 19, 2021 0 Comments
Reminder: Apply to Serve on a 2022 NAHB Committee or Council Board of Trustees

There is still time to apply for an appointment to an NAHB committee and/or council board of trustees for the 2022 leadership year. The application deadline is Oct. 31.

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Single-Family Starts Flat in September

Filed in Economics by on October 19, 2021 0 Comments
Single-Family Starts Flat in September

Single-family housing production held steady in September as strong demand helped to offset ongoing building material supply chain disruptions. Meanwhile, declines in multifamily production helped to push overall housing starts in September down 1.6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.56 million, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Strong Demand Boosts Builder Confidence Despite Supply Chain Disruptions

Filed in Economics by on October 18, 2021 26 Comments
Strong Demand Boosts Builder Confidence Despite Supply Chain Disruptions

Strong consumer demand helped push builder confidence higher in October despite growing affordability challenges stemming from rising material prices and shortages.

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Remodeling Industry Confidence Improves Year Over Year

Filed in Economics, Remodeling by on October 14, 2021 0 Comments
Remodeling Industry Confidence Improves Year Over Year

NAHB released its NAHB/Royal Building Products Remodeling Market Index (RMI) for the third quarter, posting a reading of 87, up five points from the third quarter of 2020. The finding is a signal of residential remodelers’ confidence in their markets, for projects of all sizes. “Demand for remodeling remains strong, and remodelers are doing quite […]

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Watch the 2021 Fall Leadership Meetings This Week

Filed in Membership by on October 11, 2021 0 Comments
Watch the 2021 Fall Leadership Meetings This Week

Members and executive officers who are not able to attend the in-person Fall Leadership Meetings in Houston this week are invited to observe the meetings via livestream webcasts.

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Podcast: The Reconciliation Package and Lumber Prices Back in the Headlines

Filed in Advocacy, Material Costs by on October 7, 2021 1 Comment
Podcast: The Reconciliation Package and Lumber Prices Back in the Headlines

On the latest episode of NAHB’s Housing Developments podcast, NAHB CEO Jerry Howard and Chief Lobbyist Jim Tobin discuss the latest developments on Capitol Hill, specifically President Biden’s proposed reconciliation package, and the renewed focus on finding long-term solutions to lumber price volatility.

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How Sound Abatement Helps Create a Healthy Home

Filed in Sponsored Content by on October 1, 2021 0 Comments
How Sound Abatement Helps Create a Healthy Home

Noisy neighbors or environments can take a physical toll on occupants. That’s why industry pros increasingly consider noise control to be a green building tenet.

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Video: NAHB Chairman’s Update Previews IBS and Careers in Construction Month

Filed in Advocacy, IBS, Workforce Development by on October 1, 2021 0 Comments
Video: NAHB Chairman’s Update Previews IBS and Careers in Construction Month

In the October Chairman’s Update video, NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke discusses the upcoming 2022 International Builders’ Show in Orlando and Careers in Construction Month.

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Find Out What It Takes to Become an NAHB Senior Officer Candidate

Filed in Membership by on September 29, 2021 0 Comments
Find Out What It Takes to Become an NAHB Senior Officer Candidate

Are you interested in becoming a candidate for NAHB Third Vice Chair? Join the Nominations Committee during the 2021 Fall Leadership Meetings in Houston for an information session covering preliminary considerations, the process to become a certified candidate and insights on what it takes to be an NAHB Senior Officer.

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Podcast: This is Progress? The Uncertain Future of the $3.5 Trillion Spending Bill

Filed in Advocacy by on September 24, 2021 0 Comments
Podcast: This is Progress? The Uncertain Future of the $3.5 Trillion Spending Bill

On the latest episode of the Housing Developments podcast, NAHB CEO Jerry Howard and Chief Lobbyist Jim Tobin discuss the latest movements in Washington and NAHB’s concerns with the proposed tax increases to pay for the massive spending bill.

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