Industry News

Reaching Out to First-Time Home Buyers

Tom Oslund

During National Homeownership Monthin June, the housing industry celebrates the important role that home plays in our lives and the benefits of homeownership to households, communities and the national economy.

It’s also an exciting opportunity to help open the door of homeownership to a rising tide of first-time home buyers.

As we’ve previously reported, recent data from the...

Promote National Homeownership Month in June

Tom Oslund

NAHB and its members are celebrating National Homeownership Month in June. And with good reason: New research shows a household’s primary residence is its largest asset and continues to provide an important building block for long-term financial security.

The latest edition of the Survey of Consumer Finances, published by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, reports...

The Best Home Improvement Advice for Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Tom Oslund

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease is challenging in many ways.  One of the biggest issues is providing a healthy and safe living environment.  Make smart home modifications to enjoy peace of mind.   

Widespread and taxing.  Many Americans are caregiving for people with Alzheimer’s.  In fact, Redfin explains that “Alzheimer’s disease affects about 5.4 million Americans,...