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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

Remodeling Market Sentiment Holds Steady in Second Quarter

Jul 19th 2024 : The NAHB Westlake Royal Remodeling Market Index RMI for the second quarter of posted a reading of down one point compared to the previous quarter The RMI remains solidly in positive territory and NAHB continues to project that remodeling activity has stabilized at a healthy level in Although some remodelers are reporting a ...
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Top Ten Builder Share Declines in 2023

Jul 18th 2024 : The top ten builders accounted for of all new single-family home closings in down percentage points from This is the second highest share captured by the top ten builders since NAHB began tracking new single-family home closings in The share represents closings out of closings made in ...
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Single-Family Starts Weaken in June

Jul 17th 2024 : Elevated interest rates for home mortgages and construction and development loans kept single-family production and demand in check during June Overall housing starts increased in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of million units according to a report from the U S Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U S Census Bureau ...
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High Mortgage Rates Continue to Hold Back Builder Confidence

Jul 16th 2024 : Mortgage rates that averaged in June per Freddie Mac along with elevated rates for construction and development loans continue to put a damper on builder sentiment Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes was in July down one point from June according to the National Association of Home Builders NAHB Wells ...
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Share of Homes Built on Slabs Surges to 72.4%

Jul 15th 2024 : NAHB analysis of the Survey of Construction SOC shows that of new single-family homes started in were built on slab foundations were built with full or partial basements and with crawl spaces The share of new homes built on slabs has risen steadily from in to in ...
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June Marks Highest Yearly Increase in Building Material Prices Since February 2023

Jul 12th 2024 : Inputs to residential construction goods less food and energy rose in the month of June according to the most recent producer price index PPI report published by the U S Bureau of Labor Statistics The index for inputs to residential construction goods less food and energy represents building materials used in residential construction In May ...
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