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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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Members in the News

NAHB Members Recognized as ‘40 Under 40’ Rising Stars by Industry’s Top Media

BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA -- Pro Builder and Pro Remodeler magazines recently released their respective Class of 2022 "40 Under 40" lists, spotlighting top young professionals across the home building and remodeling sectors.

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Steadman Named HBAA Associate of the Year

BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA -- Mary Steadman of Birmingham has been named the Home Builders Association of Alabama (HBAA)’s Buddy Berry Associate of the Year for 2019.

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Eye On Housing

New Home Sales Increase in October

Nov 23rd 2022 : New home sales rebounded in October despite higher mortgage rates likely due to low existing home inventory and builders using incentives to attract buyers to the new home market The U S Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U S Census Bureau estimated sales of newly built single-family homes in October at a seasonally adjusted annual pace which is ...
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Small Increase for Missing Middle Multifamily

Nov 23rd 2022 : The missing middle construction sector includes development of medium-density housing including townhouses duplexes and other small multifamily properties While townhouse construction has trended higher in recent quarters the multifamily segment of the missing middle apartments in to unit properties has disappointed For there were only starts of such residences This is flat from from during a period of time ...
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97% Built-for-Rent Multifamily Construction Share

Nov 22nd 2022 : According to NAHB analysis of quarterly Census data the count of multifamily for-rent housing starts remained elevated during the third quarter of At units started this was the largest quarter for rental multifamily construction since the second quarter of The market share of rental units of multifamily construction starts increased to as the already small condo ...
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New Single-Family Home Size Trending Lower

Nov 21st 2022 : An expected impact of the virus crisis was a need for more residential space as people use homes for more purposes including work During the housing boom after covid this led to a rise for new single-family home size However as the housing market weakens on lower affordability conditions this trend appears to be reversing According to third quarter ...
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Employment Situation in October: State-Level Analysis

Nov 21st 2022 : Nonfarm payroll employment increased in states in October compared to the previous month while eight states and the District of Columbia lost jobs According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics nationwide total nonfarm payroll employment increased by in October following a gain of jobs in September On a month-over-month basis employment data was strong in California which ...
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Gain for Custom Home Building

Nov 21st 2022 : NAHB s analysis of Census Data from the Quarterly Starts and Completions by Purpose and Design survey indicates custom home building expanded during the third quarter of despite broader market weakness There were total custom building starts during the third quarter of the year This marks a increase compared to the third quarter of in terms of year-over-year change ...
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