Tag: State and Local Issues Fund

NAHB Fund Helps HBAs Advocate for Housing Affordability

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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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NAHB Funds Six HBA Advocacy Efforts

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NAHB Funds Six HBA Advocacy Efforts

The NAHB Board of Directors approved six funding requests from state and local HBAs requesting help with their advocacy efforts through the NAHB State & Local Issues Fund.

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3 Associations Awarded NAHB Issues Grants

The NAHB Joint Executive Board recently approved $31,800 in assistance to three HBAs fighting legislative battles that, without intervention, would affect housing affordability and hurt the home building industry.

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4 of 5 Portlanders Prefer Single-Family Homes

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4 of 5 Portlanders Prefer Single-Family Homes

When it comes to housing type, Portland, Ore. area residents overwhelmingly prefer to live in single-family homes, according to a new study on where and how people want to live in the region.

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Rhode Island BA Gets Help on Water Regs

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Rhode Island BA Gets Help on Water Regs

Rhode Island builders will find out later this year whether their state is likely to replace its current, confusing patchwork of septic system and wetlands regulations with a more comprehensive, unified standard. It would certainly be easier to understand and comply with − and it’s also much better for the environment, said two wetlands and water system experts who spoke to state task force members in July.

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