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  • GBAHB President’s Ball/Installation Awards Winner

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders (GBAHB) held its annual President’s Ball/ Installation on Thursday, December 1, 2016.   The ceremony took place at the Florentine in downtown Birmingham, and 190 members attended this prestigious event. The Association awarded several members for their outstanding accomplishments within the GBAHB and community this year. The winners of these awards are listed below.   The Association also inducted its 2017 President, Clint Lovette of Lovette Construction, as well as Read More


  • Residential Construction Employment Grew in November

    The count of unfilled jobs in the overall construction sector remained elevated in October, as residential construction employment continued to grow. According to the BLS Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) and NAHB analysis, the number of open construction sector jobs (on a seasonally adjusted basis) came in at 205,000 in October, after reaching 221,000 in September. The cycle high was 225,000 set in July. The… Read More ›

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  • Rates Steady in October as Increases Expected

    Nationally, the contract interest rate on conventional mortgages for home purchase held steady in October 2016. Over the month, the rate on conventional mortgages for home purchase was unchanged at 3.60%, according to data released by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). Rates on the purchase of previously occupied homes ticked up 1 basis point to 3.62% while rates on new homes… Read More ›

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