Source: NAHB Click here to read full article In a critical win for NAHB and the residential construction sector, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today designated construction of single-family and multifamily housing as an “Essential Infrastructure Business.” The designation will enable many home building firms to keep their businesses...

Health and government officials are working together to maintain the safety, security, and health of the American people. Small businesses are encouraged to do their part to keep their employees, customers, and themselves healthy. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION Paycheck Protection Program Economic Injury Disaster Loans...

We are grateful for Governor Brian Kemp, a former home builder himself, and his recognition of the service our members provide to our communities. His recent Executive Order will make sure our members continue to work through this unprecedented crisis. On Friday, March 20, the...

Pursuant to HB 493 (2019), O.C.G.A. 8-2-26(g) allows for private plan review and inspections for residential building permits. Pursuant to HB 493 (2019), O.C.G.A. 8-2-26(g) allows for private plan review and inspections for residential building permits. Local permitting authorities have 30 calendar days to complete plan reviews...

Click here to read full article By:  Diana Olick, CNBC Fierce competition for lower-end homes, thanks to a combination of low mortgage rates and record low supply, is driving prices higher. That can make it difficult to figure out whether its cheaper, on a monthly basis, to own...

The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association is pleased to announce that Stephen Davis, our Government Affairs Director, has been elected as the Chairman of the DeKalb County Development Services Fiscal Oversight Committee. Stephen is a government and advocacy professional with over a decade of expertise...

Click here for press release ATLANTA -- The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) held its first Inner Atlanta Chapter luncheon of the year on Tuesday, February 4, at the Southface Energy Institute to discuss the pressing issues that face home builders within the City of...

Click here for press release ATLANTA -- The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) kicked off its 75th anniversary and installed its newly elected officers and board members during the annual Installation & Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, January 15th, at the Omni Hotel at the Battery. During...

CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEO Nearly 70 members of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) volunteered with HomeAid Atlanta for a Care Day at 4Sarah in June, a Conyers nonprofit organization with a mission to empower change in the lives of women and girls escaping...

Written By: Lance Lambert of Realtor.com Click here for full article Home construction across the United States is slowing down—and the timing couldn't be worse. The country is already at its lowest point in a decade for housing affordability, due largely to the shortage of homes on the market. In...