NBN Online for the week of December 5, 2005

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In This Issue:

Front Page
Public Strongly Backs Current Housing Tax Incentives
EPA Cracking Down on Storm Water Permit Enforcement
Subscribe Your Employees — You Could Win a Digital Camera
Coast to Coast
Condo Crash Coming
Economics & Finance
Record October Sales May Overstate Market Strength
Housing Affordability Slumps to Record Low in Third Quarter
Single-Family Conforming Loan Limit to Rise to $417,000
Commerce Department Agrees Canadian Lumber Unsubsidized
Eye on the Economy
Builder's Tip: The Best Place to Put Smoke Detectors
Business Management
Why Owners Actually Sell Their Companies to Employees
Construction Safety
Manually Lifted Balloon Framed Walls Present Hazards
Porter-Cable Circular Saws Recalled for Repairs
50Plus Housing
Focus Group to Address Section 8 Vouchers in Assisted Living
Rentals the Weak Side of Third-Quarter Remodeling Market
Remodelers Needed for Hurricane Relief
Building Systems
Awards Recognize Systems-Built Marketing and Design
When, How Crucial to Teaching Home Owner Maintenance
Construction Managers Key to Customer Satisfaction
NAHB Designations Give Members a Competitive Edge
Education Calendar
Green Building
Green Building Awards Deadline Approaches
NCBC Offers Discounted Rates to New Members — Till Dec. 15
Finalists Selected for EVHA Energy Efficiency Awards
NAHB Brief Seeks Clarification of ‘Navigable Waters’
Anti-Pollution Plans Key to Avoiding Storm Water Fines
Hurricanes and $22.6 Million Settlement Put Focus on Mold
Builders Show
Software Forums to Show How to Boost Profits
Educational Resources Focus on Building With Concrete
HBAs Receive Grants to Set Up Training Sites
Building Products
Generator Provides Back-Up for Storm Electric Outages
Builder's Engineer
My Crack Is Bigger Than Your Crack
NAHB Programs on HGTV & DIY This Week
Endowment Funds California In-Fill Development Survey
Association News
NAHB Members, Board to Meet in Orlando at Builders' Show
Learn How to Boost Your Association Membership
Your NAHB Membership Can Take You for a Great Ride
Save More With BuilderBooks.com Rewards
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NAHB Members, Board to Meet in Orlando at Builders' Show

Your NAHB Membership Can Take You for a Great Ride

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Calendar of Events

Learn How to Boost Your Association Membership

Learn how to boost your home builders association membership at the membership learning lab held at the 2006 International Builders’ Show in Orlando, Fla.  

The lab will focus on creating and communicating value and be held 8:00-10:00 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 12. 

In this lab you will learn:

  • How to assess what members actually know about their membership
  • How to determine where to concentrate your communication efforts
  • Practical ideas for customizing your membership offerings
  • Words and communication vehicles that will put a buzz in your marketing and more

Pre-registration is required. Seats are limited. Only one seat per home builders association is available.

To Register:

E-mail membership@nahb.com with your contact details. Put “I’m there!” in the subject line.

For more information, call 800-368-5242 x8351.


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