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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

June Marks Highest Yearly Increase in Building Material Prices Since February 2023

Jul 12th 2024 : Inputs to residential construction goods less food and energy rose in the month of June according to the most recent producer price index PPI report published by the U S Bureau of Labor Statistics The index for inputs to residential construction goods less food and energy represents building materials used in residential construction In May ...
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Inflation Eases Further in June

Jul 11th 2024 : Both overall and core inflation continued to slow in June as a decline in gasoline prices offset the increase in shelter costs This is another dovish signal for future monetary policy following a significant downward revision to the job report Despite a slowdown in the year-over-year increase shelter costs continue to put upward pressure on ...
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Lot Values Trend Higher

Jul 10th 2024 : Lot values for single-family detached spec homes continued to rise with national values reaching a new high in according to NAHB s analysis of the Census Bureau s Survey of Construction SOC data The U S median lot value for single family detached for-sale homes started in stood at with half of the lots valued ...
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Increase in Mortgage Activity for June

Jul 09th 2024 : The Market Composite Index a measure of mortgage loan application volume by the Mortgage Bankers Association s MBA weekly survey increased by on a seasonally adjusted SA basis from May to June In comparison to June the index is up by The Purchase and Refinance indices over the month are up by ...
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Share of Smaller Lots Is at New High

Jul 09th 2024 : Close to two thirds of new single-family detached homes sold in were built on lots under square feet which is less than of an acre According to the latest Survey of Construction SOC this is the highest share on record and reflects stark changes in the lot size distribution over the ...
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2023 Multifamily Construction: Growing Share of Low-Medium Density Buildings

Jul 08th 2024 : Reaching the highest level of multifamily completions since multifamily units were completed in with units completed in buildings with fewer than units according to NAHB Analysis of the Census Bureau s Characteristics of Units in New Multifamily Buildings Completed This was the highest number of units in such buildings since ...
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