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November 7, 2011

The National Housing Endowment has announced 10 of the 25 Habitat for Humanity homes will be certified to the ANSI/ICC 700-2008 National Green Building Standard, thanks to a community grant from Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI).

September 6, 2011

Now under construction near Orlando, Fla., the New American Home 2012 is a re-interpretation of the Classic White Box of the 1960s and ’70s made popular by leading architects such as Le Corbusier and Richard Meier, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).

June 14, 2011

A recent survey conducted on behalf of Whirlpool Corp. and Habitat for Humanity International by the NAHB Research Center showed that 74% of consumers believe that less than a quarter of their home can be categorized as “green.” The complete study reported opinions from consumers and builders on various topics related to green home building.

April 4, 2011

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has formally renamed its National Council of the Housing Industry, which represents 89 key companies that provide goods and services to builders. The new name of the organization is the NAHB Leading Suppliers Council.

March 6, 2011

Development of the 2012 edition of the National Green Building Standard (NGBS), ICC 700, is now under way, with members of the consensus committee and the seven task groups officially appointed on Feb. 25.

October 3, 2010

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) interpreted the 10.5% rise in August housing starts...

September 21, 2010

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) interpreted the 10.5% rise in August housing starts...

October 15, 2008

“Through their work, the talent, creativity, dedication and generosity of the home-building community has been...

September 30, 2008

The ProDealer Industry Summit kicks off today in Chantilly, Va., bringing together lumber and building...

September 21, 2008

The fact that home builders are asking for price cuts from their suppliers is no...

August 24, 2008

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich will deliver the keynote address at the 2008...

August 14, 2008

Executives and researchers from Beazer Homes, ProBuild, the NAHB and HUD will examine how the...

August 14, 2008

Executives and researchers from Beazer Homes, ProBuild, the NAHB and HUD will examine how the...

April 28, 2008

Tour attendees are invited to participate in the training Sunday, June 1. The training will...