NAHB Chairman’s Statement on Hillary Clinton’s Housing Proposal

    The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is a Washington Based trade association representing more than 140,000 members involved in home building, remodeling, multifamily construction, property management, subcontracting, design, housing finance, building product manufacturing and other aspects of residential and light commercial construction. Ed Brady, chairman of NAHB and a home developer in Bloomington, Ill., issued a statement following former[...]

    2015 Housing Starts End Year Up 10.8 Percent, Permits Up 12 Percent

    According to newly released figures from HUD and the U.S. Commerce Department, nationwide housing starts increased 10.8 percent to 1.11 million units in 2015. Single-family starts posted a yearly gain of 10.4 percent to 715,000 units. "These numbers are in line with what our members are telling us that housing markets are improving, but lot and labor shortages continue to be[...]

    NAHB Forms Strategic Alliance with Houzz

    The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) announced Wednesday they would be forming an alliance with the online platform for home building, renovation and design, Houzz. This enables NAHB home builder, remodeler and trade partner members to use Houzz’s technology and marketing capabilities to connect with a large community of home owners. Houzz will create an authentication for active NAHB members to[...]

    The National American Association of Home Builders Unveils The New American Home

    The National American Association of Home Builders (NAHB) recently unveiled the 2016 edition of The New American Home. This is the official show home of the International Builders Show (IBS). The home can be toured by IBS attendees Jan. 19-21, 2016. Located in the foothills of Henderson, Nev., The New American Home (TNAH) 2016 boasts 5,200 square feet of contemporary, well-appointed[...]

    Towns at Druid Hills Offers Convenient Luxury Townhomes

    [youtube]   Bakari from CalAtlantic Homes joins Atlanta’s Best New Homes TV in a close look at the Towns at Druid Hills community in Atlanta. The gated community of 65 luxury townhomes offers a pool, cabana and an ideal location on North Druid Hills Road, only 3.2 miles from I-85 access at Century Boulevard for excellent commuter access to downtown Atlanta, which[...]

    Study of "Boomerang" Millennials Forecasts Housing Market Trends

    A recent study by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has revealed that more than half of Millennials are "boomerang Millennials," meaning they initially move out of their parents’ home only to move back in. Because Millennials are a key demographic for the housing market, this study could have important implications for housing trends in the coming year. The NAHB[...]

    Join the Greater Atlanta HBA to Discover the Future of Housing

    Come learn “What the Future Holds for Housing” at the the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s (GAHBA) February meeting, featuring guest speaker Dr. David Crowe. The event will take place on Thursday, February 19 at Maggiano’s in Cumberland. Guest speaker Dr. David Crowe will be discussing the state of the homebuilding industry and how these economic conditions will impact the future[...]

    Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association Inaugurates 2015 Board of Directors

    The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) inaugurated its 2015 Board of Directors in a ceremony that took place on Wednesday, Jan. 14. Following a cocktail reception and formal recognition of the HBA’s 2014 winners, former HBA president John Wieland administered the oath of office to the 2015 Board of Directors. During the ceremony, the title of HBA president was turned[...]

    Optimistic Outlook for 2015 Housing Industry

    According to experts from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), 2014’s triumphant growth for the housing market indicates a promising outlook for the coming year. With exponential development in single-family housing and the 55-plus housing market, housing starts for 2014 topped one million units – the highest since 2007! Nationwide housing starts rose 4.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted rate[...]