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BSC Member Honored for Lifetime Service, Industry Leadership

Filed in Awards, Membership by on January 27, 2022 0 Comments
BSC Member Honored for Lifetime Service, Industry Leadership

Doug Parsons, co-owner of Appalachian Log Structures, has been honored with the S.A. Walters Award. 

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5 Remodeling Projects Expected to Boom in 2022

Filed in Design, Remodeling by on January 27, 2022 0 Comments
5 Remodeling Projects Expected to Boom in 2022

Here are five projects that loom large on many wish lists.

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Industry’s Best to Be Recognized at Nationals Awards Program

Filed in 55+ Housing, Awards, Remodeling by on January 26, 2022 0 Comments
Industry’s Best to Be Recognized at Nationals Awards Program

The Nationals salutes and honors the best in the building industry — including home builders, developers, associates and consultants — for their determination, integrity, creativity and endurance. The event will take place on Feb. 8 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando.

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Higher Prices, Lower Availability Affecting Home Purchasing Decisions

Filed in Economics, Trends by on January 24, 2022 0 Comments
Higher Prices, Lower Availability Affecting Home Purchasing Decisions

The share of adults planning a home purchase within 12 months has fallen for two consecutive quarters — dropping from 17% in the second quarter of 2021 to 16% and 15% in the third and fourth quarter, respectively — according to data from NAHB’s Housing Trends Report.

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BALA Program Spotlights Best in Residential Design

Filed in Awards, Design, IBS by on January 24, 2022 0 Comments
BALA Program Spotlights Best in Residential Design

Join us at the building industry’s premier residential design awards ceremony, the Best in American Living™ Awards on Wednesday, Feb. 9, at 5 p.m. ET. 

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Building High Performance Homes for Today’s Home Buyer

Filed in IBS, Sustainability and Green Building by on January 20, 2022 3 Comments
Building High Performance Homes for Today’s Home Buyer

The majority of home buyers prefer to go green when provided the option and will generally spend more for it — for instance, paying more for green building certifications or installing features that will save on utilities. So how can builders capitalize on this growing interest and work it into their businesses?

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Pillars Awards Program to Highlight Best in Multifamily and Offsite Construction

Filed in Awards, Multifamily by on January 18, 2022 8 Comments
Pillars Awards Program to Highlight Best in Multifamily and Offsite Construction

NAHB will shine a spotlight on the best in the home building industry during the NAHB Multifamily Pillars of the Industry Awards featuring Offsite Construction Awards on Wednesday, Jan. 26, at 4:30 p.m. ET during a free virtual awards presentation.

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Top 7 Reasons for Young Professionals to Attend the International Builders’ Show

Filed in IBS by on January 17, 2022 0 Comments
Top 7 Reasons for Young Professionals to Attend the International Builders’ Show

Past NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) Scholarship recipients share what they enjoy about attending the show.

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Voting for National Associate Chairman to Take Place Jan. 26

Filed in Membership by on January 13, 2022 0 Comments
Voting for National Associate Chairman to Take Place Jan. 26

The National Associate Chairman (NAC) election will take place virtually on Wednesday, Jan. 26, at 2 p.m. ET. Voting instructions will be sent directly to eligible voters immediately prior to the election.

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Residential Building Worker Wages Grow Rapidly

Filed in Economics, Labor by on January 11, 2022 0 Comments
Residential Building Worker Wages Grow Rapidly

Average hourly earnings for residential building workers have been growing fast recently, driven by the tightening construction labor market.

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