NAHB fights for our members on Capitol Hill, in your state and in the communities where you do business. We work hard to defeat excessive regulations and to protect your business. Our advocacy efforts include educating policymakers and the Administration, building successful coalitions, and mobilizing our grassroots on a range of issues.


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Lumber Letter

In a letter to U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, 171 Members of Congress urged the Administration to return to the negotiating table with Canada to reach a new softwood lumber agreement.

Read the letter.


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Tax Benefits of Homeownership

Homeownership has many important benefits for millions of Americans across the country. Home owners should be aware of r...

Households Priced-Out by Higher House Prices and Interest Rates

What happens to housing affordability when either interest rates or house prices go up?

State and Local Advocacy

Access a handbook that explains how you can create an effective advocacy program at your HBA.

NAHB Advocacy App

The NAHB Advocacy App makes it easy to access key information when you’re on the go.


BuilderLink advances the housing industry by connecting members of Congress to the people who matter most – their consti...

Bringing Housing Home™

NAHB’s Bringing Housing Home™ is an opportunity for members to have in-district meetings with their U.S. rep...

Federal Funding for Fire Safety

Resolved that the National Association of Home Builders urge Congress and the relevant agencies to focus funding and oth...

Codes and Standards Referenced in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and Other Federal Legislation

Resolved that NAHB advocate for the revision of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) requiring the ...

Support for a Single Set of Building Codes

Resolved that NAHB support a single coordinated set of national model building codes for jurisdictions choosing to adopt...

Support for American Technology

Resolved that NAHB encourage the federal government to take a more active role in assisting the private sector to improv...

Fair Housing Accessibility

Resolved that NAHB should continue to urge and work with the Department of Housing and Urban Development to expand educa...

Practice of Building Design

Resolved that the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) support the ability of home builders and consumers to cho...

Stair Geometry Standards

Resolved that NAHB continue to support stair geometry provisions limiting maximum riser height to 8¼ inches and m...

Building Codes for Affordable Housing

Resolved that NAHB ask the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development to withhold federal grants and l...

Americans with Disabilities Act

Resolved that the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) support the goals of the Americans with Disabilities Act;...