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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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Meet the 2022 Top 40 Under 40 by Biz Journal

By Stephanie Rebman – Editor-in-Chief, Birmingham Business Journal Nov 1, 2022

The Birmingham Business Journal has unveiled its 2022 Top 40 Under 40 honorees in what is one of the most coveted honors for young professionals in the metro area.

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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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Eye On Housing

Fewer Prospective Buyers Are Fully Engaged in Purchase Process

Jan 31st 2023 : Dwindling housing affordability in the fourth quarter of caused the share of prospective home buyers who are actively engaged in the purchase process i e who have moved beyond just the planning phase to drop to down from a quarter earlier The share of prospective buyers fully engaged in the buying process declined in every region between the ...
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Housing Affordability Goes South

Jan 30th 2023 : Buyers outlook for housing affordability took a sharp negative turn in the final quarter of when a record high of reported being able to afford fewer than of the homes for-sale in their markets The remaining can afford the majority of homes available less than half the who could in the third quarter Affordability expectations ...
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How Pandemic Changed Living Arrangements of Young Adults

Jan 30th 2023 : NAHB s analysis of headship rates from the latest American Community Survey ACS reveals that the Covid- pandemic unlocked some pent-up housing demand especially among young adults ages to The pandemic-heightened desire for more spacious and independent living as well as excess savings accumulated early in the lockdown stages of the pandemic propelled headship rates of young adults ...
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Personal Income Rises 0.2% in December

Jan 27th 2023 : The most recent data release from the Bureau of Economic Analysis BEA showed that personal income increased in December The pace of personal income growth slowed after reaching a monthly gain in October Gains in personal income are largely driven by increases in compensation of employees in December Real disposable income income remaining after adjusted for taxes and ...
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Buyers Expect Less Housing Availability

Jan 27th 2023 : After a brief respite earlier in buyers expectations of housing availability soured again at the end of the year In the final quarter of the share of buyers who expect the home search to get easier in the months ahead dropped to down from in the third quarter In contrast expect the search to get ...
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New Home Sales Uptick in December But Market Weakness Remains

Jan 26th 2023 : While new home sales posted a modest gain in December elevated mortgage rates and higher construction costs continue to hinder housing affordability and put a damper on consumer demand The U S Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U S Census Bureau estimated sales of newly built single-family homes in December at a seasonally adjusted annual pace which is ...
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