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How Timber Housing Can Meet Housing Demand and Occupant Needs

How Timber Housing Can Meet Housing Demand and Occupant Needs

If the housing supply is to meet demand, the construction industry will need to innovate how it can deliver high-quality multifamily buildings more efficiently. Mass timber promises such a disruption.

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NAHB Young Professionals Awards Spotlight Best Across the Industry

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NAHB Young Professionals Awards Spotlight Best Across the Industry

The NAHB Young Professional (YP) Awards annually recognize young building industry professionals under the age of 45. Learn more about the awards process and how you can apply or nominate a rising star in your network.

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NAHB Professional Women in Building Charters New Council in South Carolina

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NAHB Professional Women in Building Charters New Council in South Carolina

A group of 14 women building professionals in South Carolina, members of the Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association, officially launched a new chapter of the NAHB Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council last month in an effort to promote, enhance and support more women in the building industry.

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Taking Steps to Stay on Track for Professional Growth

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Taking Steps to Stay on Track for Professional Growth

NAHB’s Professional Women in Building Council shares how creating a plan for professional and personal growth will help you adapt to changes in the work place.

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NAHB Awards Programs Now Open

NAHB Awards Programs Now Open

Applications are now open for numerous awards that recognize the innovation and dedication of professionals throughout the home building industry.

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NAHB Committees, Councils Strengthen BUILD-PAC’s Coffers for November Elections

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NAHB Committees, Councils Strengthen BUILD-PAC’s Coffers for November Elections

Throughout the week of NAHB’s Spring Leadership Virtual Meetings, council and committee chairs reached out to their members to share the importance of investing in their businesses through BUILD-PAC. By the end of the week, 10 NAHB committees and council Board of Trustees achieved 100% participation in BUILD-PAC, NAHB’s bipartisan political arm that helps elect pro-housing, pro-business candidates to federal office.

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How Log Home Companies are Expanding Their Reach Virtually

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How Log Home Companies are Expanding Their Reach Virtually

This July, National Log Homes Open House month might look a little different. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, log-home companies have had to re-approach their open house process with new health and safety protocols in mind, and broaden their education and outreach through online tours, social media seminars and more.

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Register to Participate in Upcoming Spring Leadership Virtual Meetings

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Register to Participate in Upcoming Spring Leadership Virtual Meetings

NAHB members, delegates to the Leadership Council, and members of the Board of Directors, are reminded to register to participate in NAHB’s Spring Leadership Virtual Meetings, being held June 15-19.

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IBS 2021 Show Home Boasts Spaciousness in an Urban Setting

IBS 2021 Show Home Boasts Spaciousness in an Urban Setting

Built within the densely populated Winter Park community of Orlando, The New American Home® 2021 will showcase many of the amenities today’s home buyers are seeking – most notably, a prime location.

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2020 Solar Decathlon Design Challenge Highlights Pioneering Housing Solutions

2020 Solar Decathlon Design Challenge Highlights Pioneering Housing Solutions

Forty-five teams representing 31 colleges competed for the grand prize, and for the first time, there were two winners: one for residential and one for commercial. Miami University (Ohio) was the residential grand winner for a community in Cincinnati called Peace Village, and NAHB student chapter member Pennsylvania State University won an honorable mention in the suburban single-family division.

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