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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

Existing Home Sales Slid Amid Record High Prices

Jun 21st 2024 : Existing home sales fell for the third straight month in May due to lingering high mortgage rates and record-high prices according to the National Association of Realtors NAR Low resale inventory and strong demand continued to drive up existing home prices marking the eleventh consecutive month of year-over-year median sales price gains However rising inventory ...
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Housing Starts Retreat in May

Jun 20th 2024 : Single-family and multifamily housing starts fell in May as high interest rates for construction and development loans and elevated mortgage rates held back both housing supply and demand Overall housing starts fell in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of million units according to a report from the U S Department of Housing ...
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High Mortgage Rates Act as a Drag on Builder Confidence

Jun 19th 2024 : Mortgage rates that continue to hover in the range along with elevated construction financing costs continue to put a damper on builder sentiment Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes was in June down two points from May according to the National Association of Home Builders NAHB Wells Fargo Housing Market ...
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U.S. Households Real Estate Asset Value Rises to Start 2024

Jun 18th 2024 : The market value of household real estate assets rose from trillion to trillion in the first quarter of according to the most recent release of U S Federal Reserve Z Financial Accounts Over the year household real estate assets were higher After falling in the fourth quarter of the market value ...
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Single-Family Permits Holding Steady in April 2024  

Jun 18th 2024 : Over the first four months of the total number of single-family permits issued year-to-date YTD nationwide reached On a year-over-year YoY basis this is an increase of over the April level of Year-to-date ending in April single-family permits were up in all four regions The range of permit increase spanned ...
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Hispanics Comprise 31% of the Construction Workforce

Jun 17th 2024 : Diversifying the construction labor force is a key strategic goal given the ongoing skilled labor shortage The latest labor force statistics from the American Community Survey show that Non-Hispanic White people account for the majority of workers in the construction industry However Hispanics make up close to one-third of the construction labor force ...
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