Multifamily

Pillars Awards Program to Highlight Best in Multifamily and Offsite Construction

Filed in Awards, Multifamily by on January 18, 2022 2 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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IRS Extends COVID-19 Relief Following NAHB Request

Filed in Advocacy, Multifamily, Tax Reform by on January 11, 2022 0 Comments
IRS Extends COVID-19 Relief Following NAHB Request

Last summer, NAHB and other groups requested the IRS extend some of the COVID-19 relief granted one year ago. Today, the agency released Notice 2022-05, which grants the extensions we specifically requested, along with other additional relief because of ongoing issues involving COVID-19.

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How Design Trends are Shifting to Adapt to Post-COVID Life

Filed in Design, Disaster Response, Multifamily by on December 21, 2021 3 Comments
How Design Trends are Shifting to Adapt to Post-COVID Life

Discover five factors that have recharacterized livability in single-family and multifamily interiors since the COVID-19 pandemic and remain as mainstays for many design projects.

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Double-Digit Gains for Single-Family and Multifamily Production in November

Filed in Economics, Multifamily by on December 16, 2021 1 Comment
Double-Digit Gains for Single-Family and Multifamily Production in November

Single-family and multifamily housing production accelerated in November, due to strong demand for new construction. Overall housing starts increased 11.8% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.68 million units, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Building Design + Construction Magazine Highlights Top Multifamily Firms

Filed in Design, Multifamily by on December 14, 2021 0 Comments
Building Design + Construction Magazine Highlights Top Multifamily Firms

NAHB members and partners are among the top-ranking multifamily firms.

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Multifamily Construction Sentiment Improves in Third Quarter, Despite Headwinds

Filed in Economics, Multifamily by on November 18, 2021 0 Comments
Multifamily Construction Sentiment Improves in Third Quarter, Despite Headwinds

Confidence in the market for new multifamily housing improved in the third quarter, according to results from the Multifamily Market Survey (MMS) released today by NAHB.

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Supply-Side Disruptions Push Single-Family Production Down in October

Filed in Economics, Material Costs, Multifamily by on November 17, 2021 4 Comments
Supply-Side Disruptions Push Single-Family Production Down in October

Single-family housing production lagged in October due to supply-chain effects for materials and ongoing access issues for labor and lots. Overall housing starts decreased 0.7% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.52 million units, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.

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2 Innovative Water Efficiency Strategies for Multifamily Properties

Filed in Multifamily, Sustainability and Green Building by on November 3, 2021 0 Comments
2 Innovative Water Efficiency Strategies for Multifamily Properties

As water costs continue to rise across the country, and some areas face droughts, aridification and water supply constraints, property owners — particularly owners of affordable housing — can benefit from additional water efficiency strategies. 

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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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FHFA lncreases Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Multifamily Loan Purchase Caps for 2022

Filed in Multifamily by on October 13, 2021 0 Comments
FHFA lncreases Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Multifamily Loan Purchase Caps for 2022

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today announced that the 2022 multifamily loan purchase caps for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will be $78 billion for each Enterprise, for a combined total of $156 billion to support the multifamily market.

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