Industry Issues

Industry Issues

NAHB is the leading voice for the housing industry on the wide range of issues that impact home building.

Buyers Pull Back Amid Rising Rates and High Prices

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Builder sentiment has plummeted as high inflation and the steepest borrowing costs in more than a decade are forcing many prospective buyers to pump the brakes.

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Appraisals

Promoting reforms in appraisal practices to ensure that appraisals accurately reflect true market values

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Environment

Protecting our natural resources and promoting economic growth with regulatory certainty

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Emergency Preparedness and Response

Resources for health threats and natural disasters

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Federal Regulatory Reform

Advocating for reform to control skyrocketing compliance costs that stifle businesses and harm consumers

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Land Use

Resources to address challenges in local land development processes with the Land Use 101 Toolkit

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Resiliency

Resources and tools to support resiliency efforts and initiatives focused on implementing cost-effective, market-driven solutions

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Safety and Health

Ensuring a safe and healthy workplace for all construction workers with resources for employers and employees

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Sustainability and Green Building

Construction techniques, materials and designs to minimize a home’s impact on the environment

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Tax Issues

Advocating for home building incentives in the tax code, including the Low Income Housing Tax Credit and opportunity zones