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One Conversation that Can Help Bolster a Business – and an Industry

Filed in Membership by on June 17, 2021 0 Comments
One Conversation that Can Help Bolster a Business – and an Industry

NAHB’s ONE in 21 campaign focuses on empowering each member to take part in the recruitment and retention process – one member at a time. ONE in 21 signifies that even just a single interaction can have a significant impact.

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IBS 2022 Show Home Displays Forward-Thinking Designs

IBS 2022 Show Home Displays Forward-Thinking Designs

The New American Home® 2022 is preparing to take center stage as a main attraction during the next NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS). Construction is well underway of the 2022 show home, which aims to raise the bar for high performance, modern amenities and contemporary flair.

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Remodeling Boom Shines a Light on Lead-Based Paint Violations

Filed in Codes and Standards, Remodeling by on May 28, 2021 1 Comment
Remodeling Boom Shines a Light on Lead-Based Paint Violations

Hiring a hire a professional remodeler has numerous benefits – especially if the project involves a home built before 1978. Among the various nuances of renovating older homes, properly identifying and mitigating exposure to lead-based paint remains one of the most critical.

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Marine Corps Veteran Finds New Opportunities to Serve in the Trades

Filed in Awards, Remodeling by on May 20, 2021 2 Comments
Marine Corps Veteran Finds New Opportunities to Serve in the Trades

Providing service to others can be much more than simply a way to make a living. For Josh Anderson, owner of Bea Day Plumbers in Iowa City, Iowa, service is a significant part of his overall character.

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Record-High Prices on All Building Materials Threaten Housing Affordability

Record-High Prices on All Building Materials Threaten Housing Affordability

It’s not just lumber. The rapidly rising prices for other heavily relied upon building materials – like steel, concrete and gypsum products – are causing widespread concerns throughout the housing industry.

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Pandemic Spurs a Resurgence of Remodeling Activity

Filed in Remodeling by on May 5, 2021 0 Comments
Pandemic Spurs a Resurgence of Remodeling Activity

Though the market sputtered at the onset of COVID-19, remodeling activity quickly roared back. According to a recent NAHB survey, the pandemic has ultimately played a large role in remodeling’s recovery.

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Members Can Save on Hotel Stays with New HotelPlanner Program

Filed in Membership by on May 4, 2021 0 Comments
Members Can Save on Hotel Stays with New HotelPlanner Program

Just in time for travel season, NAHB has launched its newest member benefit to help members save time and money on personal and business travel.

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National Home Remodeling Month Highlights the Value of Pro Remodelers

Filed in Remodeling by on April 30, 2021 2 Comments
National Home Remodeling Month Highlights the Value of Pro Remodelers

Home owners are spending more time and investing more money in their homes than ever before. As consumers increasingly consider home improvement projects, National Home Remodeling Month in May is a great opportunity to highlight the benefits of hiring a professional remodeler.

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Is the Housing Market Too Hot?

Filed in Economics by on April 29, 2021 2 Comments
Is the Housing Market Too Hot?

NAHB Chief Economist Robert Dietz summarizes a number of unsustainable trends that have developed in the housing market, underscoring the industry’s widespread supply and demand issues.

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Inflationary Pressure Increases as Economy Picks Up Speed

Filed in Economics by on April 19, 2021 1 Comment
Inflationary Pressure Increases as Economy Picks Up Speed

The Federal Reserve believes an uptick in inflationary costs will be temporary, and that as supply-chains unwind, inflationary forces will be dampened. This would be the favorable outcome, especially for the building industry.

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