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The next generation of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) offered in President Obama’s jobs bill provides an opportunity for nonprofit and for-profit apartment owners alike.

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As Congress looks at overhauling the nation’s tax code, the multifamily industry may become a collateral victim.

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The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index®, which had declined sharply in August, remained essentially unchanged in September. 

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that 25 percent of all single-family homes built in the United States in 2010 earned the EPA’s prestigious Energy Star certification.

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The financial markets took Thursday’s U.S. data as a sign of economic strength. But let’s get real. The reports only suggest that the summer’s recession fears were overdone.

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OSHA Administrator, Dr. Michaels, recently sent a memo to his agency's Regional Administrators that outlines new compliance assistance for home builders

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Here are three residential design documents you might find helpful: All About Trusses, Machine Stress Rated Lumber Span Tables,  and Steel Beam Span Tables.

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Here are a few highlights from BCMC 2011, along with a link to the BCMC Build video everyone is talking about.

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BCMC education sessions are known for sparking valuable discussions of key industry issues. Now you can continue those discussions with SBC’s new ShopTalk forum.

 

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Jess Lohse, President of Rocky Mountain Truss Co. in Havre MT, kept a daily blog of his experiences at the BCMC show last week in Indianapolis, IN.

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Sales of newly built, single-family homes declined 2.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 295,000 units in August.

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Nationwide housing starts declined 5.0 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 571,000 units in August, according to figures released by the U.S. Commerce Department.

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NAHB urged the lawmakers to take a balanced approach in disposing of the large inventory of real estate owned (REO) properties held by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the Federal Housing Administration.

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NAHB announced it will sponsor the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011.

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Chicago Study Shows Cost Advantages of National Green Building Standard Over LEED-H

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