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The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders strives to protect the American Dream in Central Alabama for housing opportunities for all, while working to promote professional success for its members who build, remodel, and maintain communities, create jobs and improve our local economy.

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Talk of Alabama | Greater Bham Assoc. of Homebuilders 2023

by Crystal Gray | ABC33/40 | February 23rd 2023

Builders, at times, get painted in a bad light, but we are good guys. The Greater Birmingham Association of Homebuilder's helps fight for the American Dream and make sure you have a choice in building your dream home.

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Alabama Builder Elected Chairman of NAHB

By Elizabeth Thompson, National Association of Home Builders Feb 2, 2024

The Home Builders Association of Alabama is proud to announce the installation of Alicia Huey of Birmingham as the 2023 Chairman for the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)!

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Huey named chairman of the National Association of Home Builders - Birmingham Business Journal

Eye On Housing

Employment Situation in February: State-Level Analysis

Mar 28th 2023 : Nonfarm payroll employment increased in states and the District of Columbia in February compared to the previous month while five states lost jobs Oklahoma remained unchanged According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics nationwide total nonfarm payroll employment increased by in February following a gain of jobs in January On a month-over-month basis employment data was strong ...
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Consumer Confidence Increased Slightly in March

Mar 28th 2023 : Consumer confidence rose slightly following two months of declines thanks to the optimism in the short-term outlook Even though confidence rose in March consumers are planning to spend less on highly discretionary categories such as concerts and dining As a result consumers are planning to spend more on less discretionary categories such as home maintenance and repair The Consumer Confidence ...
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Market in Focus: Texas Leading in Population Growth

Mar 27th 2023 : Based on the Census Bureaus latest estimates the population of the State of Texas grew by persons between and This nominal increase was the largest of any state Texas joined California as the second state to have a total population above million with a total estimated population of on July This population growth ...
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New Home Sales Remain Relatively Flat in February

Mar 23rd 2023 : Higher mortgage rates and home prices as well as increased construction costs contributed to lackluster new home sales in February but signs point to improvement later in the year Sales of newly built single-family homes in February increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate from a downwardly revised reading in January according to newly released data by the ...
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The Fed Raises Again but Takes a More Dovish Tone

Mar 22nd 2023 : The Federal Reserve s monetary policy committee raised the federal funds target rate by basis points but indicated that it was moving to a more data dependent mode as markets digest incoming risks for banks The Fed is balancing two economic risks ongoing elevated inflation and emerging risks to the banking system Chair Powell noted that near-term uncertainty is high ...
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Existing Home Sales Surged in February

Mar 21st 2023 : A brief drop in mortgage rates and a pullback in home prices boosted existing home sales in February according to the National Association of Realtors NAR The -year mortgage rates averaged less than in February per Freddie Mac and the median sales price in February posted the first decline since February The monthly increase in sales ended a ...
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