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NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke Named Florida Builder of the Year

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NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke Named Florida Builder of the Year

NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke received the Florida Home Builders Association (FHBA) Builder of the Year Award on Oct. 29, recognizing his leadership and expertise in the field.

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NAHB Mourns Passing of Former EO Arnold Tritt

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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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NAHB Criticizes Efforts to Revise WOTUS Rule During Congressional Roundtable

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NAHB Criticizes Efforts to Revise WOTUS Rule During Congressional Roundtable

NAHB Chairman Chuck Fowke spoke out against the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) efforts to revise the Navigable Waters Protection Rule (NWPR) that defines the “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) during a roundtable discussion yesterday with federal policymakers, farmers, home builders and composite makers.

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North Carolina Builders Donate Home to Deserving Veteran

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North Carolina Builders Donate Home to Deserving Veteran

Combat-wounded veteran, U.S. Marine Staff Sergeant (SSgt.) Matthew Polizzi and his family have a brand new, mortgage-free custom home thanks to the generosity of the Operation: Coming Home foundation based in North Carolina.

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How to Become a Builders’ Show ‘Insider’

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How to Become a Builders’ Show ‘Insider’

If you’re an NAHB member, like to be in-the-know and love the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), consider joining the IBS Ambassador Program.

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NAHB Leaders Celebrate All-Female Built Home in Utah

NAHB Leaders Celebrate All-Female Built Home in Utah

The Utah chapter of NAHB’s Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council welcomed NAHB leadership to a special June 4 ceremony celebrating “The House That SHE Built” during the Utah Valley HBA’s annual Parade of Homes event.

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All-Female Built Home Taking Shape in Utah

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All-Female Built Home Taking Shape in Utah

Women in all aspects of the home building industry have come together for what is believed to be the nation’s first home built by an all-female skilled labor team in Saratoga Springs, Utah.

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NHE Offers Funding for Workforce Development Initiatives

Filed in Membership, Workforce Development by on November 16, 2020 0 Comments
NHE Offers Funding for Workforce Development Initiatives

The National Housing Endowment and the Skilled Labor Fund provide funding to HBAs for workforce development initiatives such as skilled trades training programs, local career fairs and construction management education.

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Mobile Workshop Wheels in Next Gen Workforce

Filed in Membership, Workforce Development by on October 12, 2020 0 Comments
Mobile Workshop Wheels in Next Gen Workforce

An 18-wheeler with eight skilled trade simulators was designed to introduce students to a career in the skilled trades and job opportunities in South Carolina.

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Asheville HBA’s Parade of Homes Inspires Member-to-Member Partnerships

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Asheville HBA’s Parade of Homes Inspires Member-to-Member Partnerships

Every year, the Asheville Home Builders Association (AHBA) hosts a Parade of Homes event: a chance for AHBA members to showcase their home construction talents to the community. Builder members at the HBA also compete for top recognition in the event’s award categories, including the Asheville HBA Motto Award, which honors the Builder who works with the most Associate members on his or her home construction project.

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