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Building Systems Housing Summit Postponed

Filed in Committees and Councils by on August 25, 2021 2 Comments
Building Systems Housing Summit Postponed

The Building Systems Housing Summit, initially scheduled for Sept. 12-14 in Atlanta, has been postponed. In its place, NAHB will host an Offsite Construction Week from Sept. 20-24.

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6 Tips for Selling High-Performance Homes

Filed in Sustainability and Green Building by on August 24, 2021 0 Comments
6 Tips for Selling High-Performance Homes

The Home Performance Counts: Virtual Green Home Tour series provides insights into multiple facets of the high-performance residential building industry and how to effectively communicate the benefits of building high-performance homes. Here are a few tips from recent tours.

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NAHB Mourns Passing of Former EO Arnold Tritt

Filed in Membership by on August 23, 2021 2 Comments
NAHB Mourns Passing of Former EO Arnold Tritt

NAHB mourns the passing of Arnold Tritt, who served as executive officer for the Northeast Florida Builders Association (NEFBA) for more than 30 years. Tritt passed away on July 1, 2021.

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BALA Application Deadline Extended

Filed in Awards, Design by on August 23, 2021 0 Comments
BALA Application Deadline Extended

The Best in American Living Awards (BALA) — the building industry’s premier residential design awards program, spotlighting the most creative and talented building industry professionals — is now accepting applications through Sept. 10, 2021.

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3 Things You Can’t Miss at the 2022 International Builders’ Show

Filed in IBS by on August 20, 2021 2 Comments
3 Things You Can’t Miss at the 2022 International Builders’ Show

Registration for the 2022 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) is just around the corner, and this year’s live event in Orlando will showcase exciting new features and popular events that you won’t want to miss.

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How to Boost Your Membership Using Green Resources and Events

Filed in Membership, Sustainability and Green Building by on August 19, 2021 0 Comments
How to Boost Your Membership Using Green Resources and Events

Finding new ways to recruit and retain members is imperative for keeping the momentum alive within your local HBA. Many HBAs are finding success in engaging new members by amplifying the efforts of their high-performance home builders.

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Deadline for Offsite Construction Awards Extended

Filed in Awards by on August 12, 2021 0 Comments
Deadline for Offsite Construction Awards Extended

Companies looking to spotlight outstanding projects, marketing materials and individuals within the systems-built industry now have until Oct. 18, 2021, to submit applications for the Offsite Construction Awards.

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Apply Now for the 2022 IBS Sustainability & Green Building Student Scholarship

Filed in IBS, Sustainability and Green Building by on August 12, 2021 0 Comments
Apply Now for the 2022 IBS Sustainability & Green Building Student Scholarship

Current students and recent graduates interested in green building and design can now apply for a scholarship to attend the International Builders’ Show Feb. 8-10, 2022 in Orlando.

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Lot Values Surge at Record Breaking Pace

Filed in Economics by on August 11, 2021 1 Comment
Lot Values Surge at Record Breaking Pace

Lot values for single-family detached homes started in 2020 surged 18% to a record-high median lot price of $53,000, according to NAHB analysis.

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Job Gains Accelerate in July

Filed in Economics by on August 10, 2021 0 Comments
Job Gains Accelerate in July

Total payroll employment rose by 943,000, and the unemployment rate dropped sharply to 5.4% in July. Both residential construction and nonresidential construction showed modest job gains of 8,300 and 2,900, respectively, with the employment for the aggregate construction industry (both residential and non-residential) totaling 7.4 million.

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