Asheville Leaders involved in NAHB Mid-Year Meeting in Portland

Last month, members across the federation met up in Portland for NAHB’s Annual 2018 Mid-Year Meeting. Asheville was well represented by local members including Judy Dinelle of 84 Lumber, Brandon Bryant of Red Tree Builders, Thomas McClain of Home Sweet … Continued

Bryant Named 2017 Green Professional Designee of the Year

Brandon Bryant, Master CGP, president of Red Tree Builders, Inc. in Asheville, N.C., has been named Green Professional Designee of the Year by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). “Ongoing education often means the difference between being good at … Continued

Asheville HBA Members take on 2018 International Builders Show

NAHB’s International Builders Show kicked off the year on a high note with over 85,000 attendees and 2,200 companies displaying the latest building products and technologies expanding over one million square feet of exhibit space topped off with a selection … Continued

Tax Reform and the Housing Industry: Join the Conversation on September 18th

Please participate in an online discussion with your NAHB Leadership on what tax reform means to our industry. Bring your questions and concerns: NAHB will cover business taxes, including the deduction for business interest, homeownership incentives such as the mortgage … Continued

By the Numbers: July Housing & Economic Report

In Asheville, NC, total permits year‐to‐date are down by 10.0% to 914. Single‐family permits are up by 13.0% to 748 but multifamily permits are down by 53.1% to 166. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate in Asheville is currently 3.7%, 0.3 percentage point below … Continued

AHBA Members Take Action at NAHB’s Legislative Conference

Last week’s Legislative Conference held in Washington DC on June 17 was a success for the home building industry and a powerful voice our three-tiered federation holds comprised of our local, state and national members. Over 800 members from coast … Continued

Economic Impact Study Shows Home Building Pays Its Way in Asheville

On April 20, the Asheville Home Builders Association (AHBA) hosted a special Housing & Economic Outlook event for its members, local businesses and community leaders. Keynote Speaker, NAHB’s Chief Economist Robert Dietz, Ph.D. provided valuable insight on the forecast for … Continued