Monday, April 9, 2012

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond wants to know Home Builders' views

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond is conducting a survey of Home Builders views and opinions on local housing markets.  You can participate by completing the survey linked below.

Click here to participate in the Federal Reserve's survey of Home Builders.

Homes of Hope Unveils New Energy Efficient Home Program

HBA member Homes of Hope, a nonprofit organization that builds homes for low-income families, unveiled plans to build two energy-efficient, affordable homes for two families at the poverty line.  The initiative, called LoCal Housing, will provide long-term housing that will appreciate in value.  In addition, the program will provide job training for workers on the job site.  The homes will be LEED certified.

Read the entire report at by clicking here.