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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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Additional Mentions

Huey named chairman of the National Association of Home Builders - Birmingham Business Journal

Eye On Housing

New Home Sales Up at the Start of 2024

Feb 26th 2024 : Stable mortgage rates at the beginning of helped new home sales to increase in January Sales of newly built single-family homes in January increased to a seasonally adjusted annual rate from a downwardly revised reading in December according to newly released data by the U S Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U S Census Bureau The ...
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Labor Shortages Ease, But Remain Worse Than in the Last Boom

Feb 23rd 2024 : With home building volumes lower labor shortages have eased considerably since record levels set in but remain relatively widespread in a historic context according to results from the latest NAHB Well Fargo Housing Market Index HMI survey The February HMI survey asked builders about shortages in specific trades The percentage of builders reporting a shortage either some or ...
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Existing Home Sales Jump in January

Feb 23rd 2024 : Following a cycle low in December existing home sales rose to a -month high to start the year according to the National Association of Realtors NAR Low resale inventory and strong demand continued to drive up existing home prices marking the seventh consecutive month of year-over-year median sales price increase It is also the first time in months that ...
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Multifamily Missing Middle Construction Unchanged

Feb 23rd 2024 : The missing middle construction sector includes development of medium-density housing such as townhouses duplexes and other small multifamily properties The multifamily segment of the missing middle apartments in - to -unit properties has disappointed since the Great Recession For the fourth quarter of there were just - to -unit housing unit construction starts This is flat from a year prior ...
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Multifamily Developer Confidence in Negative Territory in Fourth Quarter

Feb 22nd 2024 : Confidence in the market for new multifamily housing was in negative territory for the fourth quarter according to results from the Multifamily Market Survey MMS released today by the National Association of Home Builders NAHB The MMS produces two separate indices The Multifamily Production Index MPI had a reading of below the break-even point of while ...
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Small Decline for Multifamily Built-for-Rent Share

Feb 22nd 2024 : According to NAHB analysis of quarterly Census data the count of multifamily for-rent housing starts declined somewhat during the fourth quarter of For the quarter multifamily residences started construction Of this total were built-for-rent The market share of rental units of multifamily construction starts fell back to a still elevated for the fourth quarter as the ...
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