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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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Women Want Sustainable & Healthy Homes — How 4 Female Members Deliver

Women Want Sustainable & Healthy Homes — How 4 Female Members Deliver

In honor of Earth Day, four women from NAHB’s Professional Women in Building Council (PWB) and Sustainability & Green Building Subcommittee (SGB) share how they have shaped their careers and/or businesses by including healthy and sustainability practices and strategies and found success.

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Professional Women in Building/National Housing Endowment Scholarships Available

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Professional Women in Building/National Housing Endowment Scholarships Available

Three scholarships are currently available from NAHB’s Professional Women in Building and the National Housing Endowment to encourage individuals to further their education and training in housing industry-related programs.

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Upcoming Webinars Celebrate Women in Building, Diversifying the Industry

Upcoming Webinars Celebrate Women in Building, Diversifying the Industry

To celebrate Women’s History Month in March, NAHB’s Workforce Development team and the Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council are hosting webinars on March 25 and 31 to showcase the work women are doing in the field and the efforts being done to increase their numbers.

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PWB Celebrates Women in Construction

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PWB Celebrates Women in Construction

The members of NAHB’s Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council and its newest chair, Karen Schroeder, celebrate women in the building trades year-round – not just during Women’s History Month.

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NAHB Professional Women in Building Announce Councils of the Year

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NAHB Professional Women in Building Announce Councils of the Year

The NAHB Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council recently awarded three Council of the Year Awards to PWB councils at the California Building Industry Association, the Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association, and the Home Builders Association of Greater Des Moines.

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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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BUILD-PAC Town Hall Focuses on Women in the Industry

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BUILD-PAC Town Hall Focuses on Women in the Industry

Special guest Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI) led a wide-ranging discussion on industry issues such as housing affordability and careers in construction.

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The Importance of Professional Women in Building Joining Forces

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The Importance of Professional Women in Building Joining Forces

As NAHB wraps up its celebration of Professional Women in Building (PWB) Week 2020, we asked women in the industry to share their stories about what PWB means to them. Share your own stories on social media with the hashtags #PWBProud and #PWBWeek2020.

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Women in Building Share Unique Business Perspectives

Women in Building Share Unique Business Perspectives

As part of NAHB’s PWB Week 2020, we are recognizing and celebrating the important contributions of women in the residential construction industry and efforts to diversify it. Today’s post examines two women builders with shared experiences in the industry despite being at different places in their careers.

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