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April 23, 2012

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a Chinese trade group have signed a major exhibition agreement that will bring a large number of additional manufacturers and products to the annual NAHB International Builders' Show in Las Vegas in January 2013.

A formal signing ceremony was held April 19 in Foshan, China, between officials from the China Building Ceramics & Sanitaryware Association and NAHB's immediate past chairman Bob Nielsen, a home builder and developer in Reno, Nev., and Mark Pursell, NAHB senior VP for exhibitions, marketing and sales.

January 12, 2012

Waypoint Real Estate Group, one of the nation's leading acquirers of distressed, single-family properties, and GI Partners, a mid-market private equity firm, have announced a partnership where they will acquire and then rent out more than $250 million in single-family homes. Ultimately, GI hopes to invest more than $1 billion in distressed and foreclosed homes over the next two years, with Waypoint managing the acquisitions and rental conversions.

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.

December 15, 2010

Builders and remodelers steer the majority of their business to LBM dealers, according to a study just released by The Farnsworth Group.

October 17, 2010

At the association's annual meeting, the NLBMDA board of directors elected Joe Collings, CEO of...

December 14, 2008

It’s the housing market, stupid....

October 19, 2008

Paul Hylbert, the new chairman of the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA),...

September 21, 2008

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

August 14, 2008

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

June 22, 2008

The vast majority of homeowners, 73 percent, are willing to spend more money on “green”...

April 13, 2008

The housing market will continue to decline through the rest of 2008, gaining some relief...

February 14, 2008

Sandy Dunn is president of Point Pleasant, W. Va.-based B.J. Builders, which specializes in single-family,...

January 13, 2008

Over the last decade, there has been so much discussion about the coming “Green Building”...