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NAHB Fund Helps HBAs Advocate for Housing Affordability

Filed in Advocacy, Housing Affordability by on February 26, 2021 0 Comments
NAHB Fund Helps HBAs Advocate for Housing Affordability

Four HBAs were recently selected to receive financial assistance to overcome local housing affordability challenges.

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BUILD-PAC Recognizes Fundraising Leaders

Filed in Advocacy, Membership by on February 11, 2021 0 Comments
BUILD-PAC Recognizes Fundraising Leaders

The BUILD-PAC Fundraising Awards recognizes the states and individuals who went above and beyond during the 2019-2020 election cycle.

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Attend Exclusive Member Webinars on the COVID-19 Relief Package

Filed in Advocacy, Disaster Response, Membership by on January 5, 2021 0 Comments
Attend Exclusive Member Webinars on the COVID-19 Relief Package

NAHB is hosting a series of webinars this week to update members and HBAs on the key housing provisions of the COVID-19 relief package signed into law last month, including improvements to the Paycheck Protection Program and rental assistance for struggling renters and landlords.

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Exclusive BUILD-PAC Webinar on the New Administration and Congress

Filed in Advocacy, Membership by on November 30, 2020 0 Comments
Exclusive BUILD-PAC Webinar on the New Administration and Congress

NAHB’s CEO Jerry Howard and Chief Lobbyist Jim Tobin will discuss how the new congressional landscape will impact the home building industry on Dec. 8 at 1 p.m. ET.

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NAHB-Commissioned Study Finds Reduced Rent Control Means More Housing

Filed in Advocacy, Multifamily by on October 23, 2020 5 Comments
NAHB-Commissioned Study Finds Reduced Rent Control Means More Housing

A recently completed study from NAHB found that — even after accounting for employment growth, density, rent growth and local place-specific factors — the supply of housing grew faster when rent-control restrictions were loosened in California’s rent-controlled cities.

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New Podcast: NAHB Meets with All the President’s Men

Filed in Advocacy, Membership by on October 2, 2020 0 Comments
New Podcast: NAHB Meets with All the President’s Men

On this week’s episode of Housing Developments, NAHB CEO Jerry Howard and Chief Lobbyist Jim Tobin discuss a very busy week of meeting with Administration officials on a variety of topics, including the lumber issue and affordable housing development.

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NAHB State and Local Issues Fund Now Accepting Applications

Filed in Advocacy, Housing Affordability by on August 27, 2020 1 Comment
NAHB State and Local Issues Fund Now Accepting Applications

State and local HBAs are encouraged to apply for financial assistance to support advocacy efforts on issues affecting the affordability of homeownership.

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NAHB Working to Minimize COVID-19’s Impact on Rental Market

NAHB Working to Minimize COVID-19’s Impact on Rental Market

As the economic damage caused by the COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread, NAHB is leading the charge in calling on Congress to provide rental assistance to the nation’s renters and housing providers. Emergency rental assistance will keep tenants in their homes and ensure the financial viability and stability of the rental housing industry.

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

Filed in Advocacy, Committees and Councils, Membership by on July 1, 2020 0 Comments
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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2020 Virtual Legislative Conference Set for June 22-24

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2020 Virtual Legislative Conference Set for June 22-24

With the housing industry and economy facing unprecedented challenges because of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Legislative Conference takes on added importance as it moves from in-person meetings to a special three-day virtual event running from June 22-24.

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