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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

State Level Employment Situation: March 2024

Apr 19th 2024 : Nonfarm payroll employment increased in states in March compared to the previous month while six states and the District of Columbia saw a decrease According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics nationwide total nonfarm payroll employment increased by in March following a gain of jobs in February On a month-over-month basis employment ...
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Existing Home Sales Decline in March

Apr 18th 2024 : After reaching the -month high last month existing home sales retreated in March due to lingering high mortgage rates according to the National Association of Realtors NAR Meanwhile low resale inventory and strong demand continued to drive up existing home prices marking the ninth consecutive month of year-over-year median sales price increases Eventually mortgage rates ...
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Highest Paid Occupations in Construction in 2023

Apr 18th 2024 : Half of payroll workers in construction earn more than and the top make at least according to the latest May Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics OEWS and analysis by the National Association of Home Builders NAHB In comparison the U S median wage is while the top ...
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How Quickly Do Prices Respond to Monetary Policy?

Apr 17th 2024 : As economist Milton Friedman once quipped monetary policy has a history of operating with long and variable lags What Friedman was expressing is that it takes some time for the true effects of monetary policy like the changing of the federal funds rate to permeate completely through the larger economy While some industries like housing ...
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Most Home Buyers Want One, Medium-Sized Home Office

Apr 17th 2024 : According to the latest What Home Buyers Really Want Study the vast majority of home buyers are looking for a home with at least one home office or space dedicated to work study More specifically would prefer to buy a home with exactly one home office want at least two offices and want ...
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Housing Starts Fall on Interest Rate, Financing Concerns

Apr 16th 2024 : Housing starts fell in March with interest rates somewhat higher than expected last month as the latest inflation readings failed to show improvement Builders are also still facing higher supply-side costs and tighter lending conditions Overall housing starts decreased in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of million units according to a ...
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