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Which Housing Markets Are Growing the Fastest?

Filed in Economics, Multifamily by on October 21, 2021 0 Comments
Which Housing Markets Are Growing the Fastest?

Home building has staged a slow, modest recovery over the last decade, following the Great Recession, with an accelerated uptick last year during the COVID-19 pandemic. Increased building activity can been seen in both the single-family and multifamily sectors, based on data for permits from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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NAHB Awards Deadlines Extended

Filed in Awards, Membership by on October 20, 2021 0 Comments
NAHB Awards Deadlines Extended

Did you miss the Oct. 18 deadline to apply for one of NAHB’s awards programs? You’re in luck — the deadline for applications has been extended to Nov. 1.

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Last Chance to Enter Top NAHB Awards Programs

Filed in Awards by on October 18, 2021 0 Comments
Last Chance to Enter Top NAHB Awards Programs

Apply for awards by COB today, Oct. 18, to spotlight stellar projects, companies and individuals across the home-building industry.

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Last Chance to Get Your Free IBS Expo Pass

Filed in IBS, Membership by on October 15, 2021 0 Comments
Last Chance to Get Your Free IBS Expo Pass

Today is the last day NAHB members can receive a free expo pass to the 2022 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) or a $100 discount off an All-Access Pass.

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Young Households Experienced Largest Gains for Homeownership in 2019

Filed in Economics by on October 12, 2021 0 Comments
Young Households Experienced Largest Gains for Homeownership in 2019

Young households (those under the age of 35) experienced the largest gains for homeownership in 2019, according to data from the Federal Reserve Board’s 2019 Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF).

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One Week Deadline Reminder for NAHB Awards

Filed in Awards by on October 11, 2021 2 Comments
One Week Deadline Reminder for NAHB Awards

Applications for many NAHB awards programs close next week on Oct. 18. Apply today to spotlight top projects and professionals in your field.

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Applications Open for 2022 Best of IBS Awards

Filed in Awards, IBS by on October 8, 2021 0 Comments
Applications Open for 2022 Best of IBS Awards

Applications are now open to all IBS exhibitors to enter their innovative new products for consideration in the Best of IBS Awards.

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How to Build Customer Retention Through Efficiency and Value

Filed in Sustainability and Green Building by on October 8, 2021 0 Comments
How to Build Customer Retention Through Efficiency and Value

Consumers often develop brand loyalty with household goods, appliances and even large purchases such as automobiles, so why not homes? Gene Myers, founder and CEO of Thrive Home Builders, has customers buying their second or even third Thrive home in a Denver Central Park infill neighborhood.

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New Offsite Construction Resource for BSC Members

New Offsite Construction Resource for BSC Members

To help builders interested in adopting building systems as part of their business model, NAHB has made available a “Homebuilders Guide to Offsite Construction” to provide an overview of the offsite construction industry and the various building systems.

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Nearly 1 in 4 New Homes Received HERS Rating in 2020

Filed in Sustainability and Green Building by on October 4, 2021 2 Comments
Nearly 1 in 4 New Homes Received HERS Rating in 2020

Since the inception of the HERS Index in 1995, there have been more than 3.2 million HERS-rated homes, with more than 230,000 homes rated this year. 2020 saw a 24% increase in number of rated homes over 2019, with nearly one in four new homes built receiving a HERS Index Score, according to RESNET.

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