ABC, AIA and NAHB economists predict industry growth through 2017

Constructor Magazine

ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu, AIA Chief Economist Kermit Baker and NAHB Chief Economist Robert Dietz predicted continued growth for the construction industry in 2017 during a joint economic forecast today.

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Presentation on Forensic BIM for the NAHB

Collaborative Construction

In January I will be presenting at the National Association of Home Builders International Builder''s Show in Las Vegas. The presentation, titled Forensic BIM , explores the scope and nature of the legal duties owed by built industry professionals and manufacturers in a BIM environment.

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NAHB Green Remodel of the Year 2012

Jetson Green

This is one of the NAHB Remodeling Projects of the Year 2012 by Rocking Horse Redevelopment out of Phoenix. Located in the Marlen Grove neighborhood at 5701 N 10th Street, the home has been certified to the Emerald level by the NAHB.

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ICC, NAHB release TechNotes to help industry navigate code requirements

Constructor Magazine

The series is designed to assist builders in understanding and applying the latest code requirements as well as implementing best practices in order to avoid building performance issues. read more. Codes

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ABC, AIA and NAHB Economists Predict Industry Growth Through 2017

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The post ABC, AIA and NAHB Economists Predict Industry Growth Through 2017 appeared first on Construction Superintendent. Economic News ABC AIA Construction growth NAHBWASHINGTON, D.C.

Leading economists predict construction industry growth through 2017

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KBIS thanks 2016 Design & Construction Week supporting organizations

Constructor Magazine

In 2013, the NKBA and NAHB announced an agreement to co-locate the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show with the International Builders’ Show under the banner of Design & Construction Week. read more. Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

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2016 Midyear Collaborative Construction Economic Forecast

Construction Equipment

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56% of Surveyed Home Builders Report Labor Shortage

Construction Equipment

In a survey taken this month by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) shows that the share of builders reporting either some or a serious shortage of labor and subcontractors has risen from 21-percent in 2012 to 56 percent in 2016

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NAHB Reports Growing Labor Shortages

Construction Business Owner

March 21, 2013) -- Growing labor shortages in all facets of the residential construction sector are impeding the housing and economic recovery, according to a new survey conducted by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB WASHINGTON, D.C.

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Construction economists optimistic about 2014 growth

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NAHB: Ten Tips to Sell Your Home

Green Home Design Architect

Photo courtesy of NAHB Are you building a new home but need to wait until you sell your current home? If so, you’re not alone.

NAHB Predicts New Homes in 2015

Green Home Design Architect

We may not know how many new homes will be built in 2015, but we do know what they will look like.

InSinkErator honors NAHB Professional Women in Building Council during annual awards reception

Constructor Magazine

InSinkErator and the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Professional Women in Building Council (PWB) recognized members at this year’s International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas for outstanding work with their local councils.

Historic Revival Rehab in Central Phoenix

Jetson Green

Originally built in the 1950s, the home was redesigned by The Ranch Mine , one of the firms behind the NAHB’s Green Remodel of the Year last year, and is located historic North Encanto area in central Phoenix. NAHB Green Remodel of the Year 2012.

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Nothing New in the Mortgage Interest Deduction Debate

Construction Informer

The NAHB published a list of claims against the MID […] Related Posts: Commercial Construction Could be Aided By Green SubPrime Debacle Responses Could Foretell The Worst Yet To Come Are We Really Learning Anything?

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Panda Windows & Doors exhibits new patented drainage track system at the 2014 NAHB International Builders Show in Las Vegas

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Panda Windows & Doors, a Las Vegas based manufacturing company that specializes in innovative sliding and folding glass door systems, will be exhibiting its latest developments at the 2014 NAHB International Builders Show taking place in the Las Vegas Convention Center.

The 100 Biggest Influencers In Construction

Geniebelt

Who are the influencers in the Construction Industry? At GenieBelt we have created a list of the biggest influencers in construction, but what is an influencer? According to Forbes , it’s someone who has a large base of followers and who is able to impact these.

The Construction Industry’s Recovery

Construction Marketing Blog

NAHB Chief Economist David Crowe attributed the improved outlook on sustained job growth, low mortgage rates and affordable home prices are “helping to unleash pent-up demand.”.

Fifty (50) Years of Failure in Construction: Let's Change That!

Collaborative Construction

As an advocate of building information modeling, (BIM) it''s kissing cousins virtual design and construction, (VDC) and integrated project delivery, (IPD) I closely follow developments in the construction industry.

New Mexico Home Power Solely by Solar Energy

Jetson Green

Design firm Needbased has recently completed a home in New Mexico, which has achieved both the Passive House Certification as well as meet the highest National Association of House Builders (NAHB) green building standard.

Workshop in San Diego

Collaborative Construction

On the outside chance any of you are attending the NAHB International Builders Show in Las Vegas, I''ll presenting on the topic of Forensic BIM to the Architectural Subcommittee at that event on January 20, 2015.

Growing Labor Shortages Impeding Housing and Economic Recovery

Constructor Magazine

Growing labor shortages in all facets of the residential construction sector are impeding the housing and economic recovery, according to a new survey conducted by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). read more. Business Devlopment

Be like Bob

Sean Burke

For more about the NAHB efforts on BIM, see: BIM Can Only ‘Raise the Bar’ for the Built Environment. Everybody likes Bob. Trust me.

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Comment period begins for OSHA proposal on silica

FDR Safety

We need practical, science-based solutions that protect workers in all facets of construction,” said Rick Judson, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a builder and developer from Charlotte, N.C.

Nothing New in the Mortgage Interest Deduction Debate

Construction Informer

The NAHB published a list of claims against the MID […] Related Posts: Commercial Construction Could be Aided By Green SubPrime Debacle Responses Could Foretell The Worst Yet To Come Are We Really Learning Anything?

Fannie Mae Interest Rate Break on Green Building

Green Building Law Update

National Green Building Program, National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).

Tess Wittler’s blog: How a professional writer demonstrates her knowledge and skills

Construction Marketing Ideas

I liked especially her story of her voluntary work with the National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Professional Women in Building (PWIB) Council , which she joined in 2014: I am not going to lie: those first few months were tough, particularly because I didn’t have a PWB local chapter.

Green Home Building and Sustainable Architecture: New National.

Green Home Building

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) in conjunction with the International Code Council (ICC) has developed a new National Green Building Standard. You can take a look at the criteria for this new standard, and even proceed with evaluating any specific project, by visiting the NAHB Green Building Program website. Green Home Building and Sustainable Architecture.

Design & Construction Week to feature CEDIA Smart Home Pavilion

Constructor Magazine

The NAHB International Builders' Show (IBS) and the NKBA Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) today announced a new strategic partnership with CEDIA. read more. Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

Concrete Evidence the Housing Market is Improving : Better Building.

Responsible Developer

“While the June HMI is in keeping with our forecast for gradually improving single-family home sales this year, recent economic reports that have shown some weakening in the pace of recovery likely factored into the marginal gain,” said NAHB Chief Economist David Crowe.

Architect Angus Macdonald Now at Dream Green Homes

Green Home Building

His residential design received NAHB awards for best of show in Fredericksburg, VA, in the under $150,000 and under $250,000 categories in 1990. Green Home Building and Sustainable Architecture.

International Builders’ Show and Kitchen & Bath Industry Show to Continue Co-Location Through 2020

Constructor Magazine

The NKBA and NAHB today announced their respective trade shows will continue to co-locate together through 2020 as one of the world’s largest gatherings focused on new ideas, products and technologies to design, build and remodel homes. read more. Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

Construction economists optimistic 2014 commercial and industrial growth

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Congress Introduces New "Energy Efficiency" Legislation

Green Building Law Blog

Such a requirement would effectively limit DOE to using only the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and Green Globes building standards.The amendment would disallow the use of many other strong rating systems, including LEED, EPA Energy Star Portfolio Manager, and EPA Energy Star Homes, which have substantially increased the number of environmentally-friendly buildings in our country.

Nothing New in the Mortgage Interest Deduction Debate

Construction Informer

The NAHB published a list of claims against the MID […] Related Posts: Commercial Construction Could be Aided By Green SubPrime Debacle Responses Could Foretell The Worst Yet To Come Are We Really Learning Anything?

Will Policymakers across the U.S. Embrace the New Version of the National Green Building Standard?

Green Building Insider

Since NGBS was first published in 2009, the standard has proven influential across the housing industry through voluntary initiatives, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), which partnered with ICC in 2007 to establish a “nationally recognizable standard definition of green building.”