Here’s a Free-for-Now Look at PWB Advantages
As we conclude the NAHB Federation's celebration of Professional Women in Building (PWB) Week, sponsored by 84 Lumber, the PWB Council is offering everyone the opportunity to enjoy special members-only benefits.
Appraisal Proposal Would Increase Threshold for Non-Residential Properties
The National Credit Union Administration is accepting comments on a proposed rule to amend the agency’s regulation requiring real estate appraisals for certain transactions.
Ivory Homes Launches Affordable Housing Prize
A Utah home builder and NAHB member is spearheading an effort to generate innovative solutions to the nationwide crisis in affordable housing – and offering prizes totaling $200,000 to the top entries.
Raising Funds and Building Hope
When the PWB Council's first president, Hope Bettilyon, created the original PWB scholarship in 1955, her goal was simple: Collect $1 from each member to begin the tradition of an annual $1,000 scholarship. Today, the PWB’s Building Hope Scholarships are awarded annually to state and local PWB chapters that participate in the council’s annual award programs and membership competitions.
Avoid Nail Gun Injuries with NAHB Safety Resources
Nail guns are a leading cause of injury for carpenters and responsible for an estimated 25,000 work-related emergency room visits each year.
NAHB Senior Officers Meet with Puerto Rican Leaders
NAHB Chairman Randy Noel and Second Vice Chair Dean Mon returned to Puerto Rico this week to commemorate the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria, and to meet with local HBA leaders and government officials and discuss progress toward the association's initiatives.
How to Help Hurricane Florence Recovery Efforts
As the remnants of Hurricane Florence continue to bring historic flooding to the Carolinas and several tornadoes touched down in Virginia, the NAHB Federation stands ready to help its members, their families and all victims impacted by the storm.
Women Remodelers: Advancing the Industry
From addressing issues challenging today’s remodeling professionals to setting an example for the next generation, women are making their voices heard in remodeling.
Building Next Generation of Leaders Drives NAHB Associate of the Year
The reigning NAHB Associate of the Year, Kim Hefner-Hines, uses her past experiences to focus NAHB and HBA growth on young professionals and associates.
Housing Starts Rise in August Amid Ongoing Affordability Concerns
Total housing starts increased 9.2% in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.28 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department.