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Learn Financial Management for Home Builders in NAHB Online Course

Filed in Business Management, Education by on October 15, 2019 0 Comments
Learn Financial Management for Home Builders in NAHB Online Course

Home builders can improve productivity and increase profits by applying financial management techniques used in successful businesses. A three-session course beginning next month will explore these concepts.

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8 Simple Ways to Incorporate Universal Design

Filed in 55+ Housing, Design, Education, Multifamily by on October 11, 2019 1 Comment
8 Simple Ways to Incorporate Universal Design

Universal design is often mistaken for catering to an aging demographic, in part because of its focus on accessibility. Features such as grab bars and wider doorways may be common, but the principle of universal design is applicable to buyers of any demographic.

Learn more at NAHB’s “Rethinking Universal Design” webinar on Nov. 13.

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OSHA Grant Allows NAHB to Offer Fall Protection Safety Courses to HBAs Free of Charge

Filed in Education, Labor, Safety and Health by on October 8, 2019 0 Comments
OSHA Grant Allows NAHB to Offer Fall Protection Safety Courses to HBAs Free of Charge

NAHB has received a $150,000 grant from OSHA that will allow it to continue offering the Fall Prevention in Residential Construction course at no cost to NAHB members across the country.

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Setting Social Media Goals is Essential to Sales Success

Filed in Education, Sales & Marketing by on October 3, 2019 0 Comments
Setting Social Media Goals is Essential to Sales Success

Using social media effectively and consistently to influence buying behavior is as dependent on a strong foundation as is the structural integrity of the homes you’re building. Consider these six goals to help build your program.

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How Emerging Fair Housing Issues May Affect LIHTC Properties

Filed in Education, Multifamily by on September 26, 2019 0 Comments
How Emerging Fair Housing Issues May Affect LIHTC Properties

NAHB’s Fair Housing: Addressing the Issues Facing LIHTC Properties webinar on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 2-3 p.m. ET will offer practical guidance on how to identify and address reasonable accommodation requests, including debunking some of the myths that lead managers to believe they can never say “no” to a request.

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Learn Critical Social Media Marketing Strategies in NAHB Webinar Course

Filed in Education, Sales & Marketing by on September 25, 2019 0 Comments
Learn Critical Social Media Marketing Strategies in NAHB Webinar Course

The NAHB webinar course Social Media Marketing for Your Business Live Online will help home building companies think strategically about social media and how it fits into the marketing big picture.

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Tips for Optimizing Your Company’s Social Media Presence on Mobile Devices

Filed in Education, Sales & Marketing by on September 12, 2019 0 Comments
Tips for Optimizing Your Company’s Social Media Presence on Mobile Devices

Getting noticed on social media isn’t easy, but there are some things you can do to break through the clutter, help your posts get seen and even attract followers.

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3 Online Learning Opportunities You Don’t Want to Miss

Filed in Business Management, Education by on September 4, 2019 0 Comments
3 Online Learning Opportunities You Don’t Want to Miss

School is back in session at NAHB Education! We are featuring three business development-focused online learning opportunities next week, including two webinars and an online course beginning on Tuesday.

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How to Think Big and Build Small to Address Housing Demand

Filed in Affordability, Education, Multifamily by on August 21, 2019 1 Comment
How to Think Big and Build Small to Address Housing Demand

Housing affordability is a growing concern to NAHB members and the communities they serve. NAHB Multifamily will present a webinar on Sept. 11 that will explore “missing middle housing,” a concept that describes housing types that range in scale from duplexes to bungalow courts and mansion apartments.

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Discover the Top 5 Accessibility Myths in the Multifamily Industry

Filed in Education, Multifamily by on August 16, 2019 2 Comments
Discover the Top 5 Accessibility Myths in the Multifamily Industry

With the introduction of the DOJ’s Accessibility Initiative, and NCSHA’s 46 New Best Practices (nearly 10% of which deal directly with accessibility), it’s more important than ever for multifamily developers to understand accessibility regulations.

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