Learn more about current events and trends that may affect your industry in this week's round-up:
- Construction Industry Struggles with Shortage of Skilled Labor
National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) members identify the cost and availability of labor as their biggest problem.
- National Association of REALTORS Commemorates 50 Years of the Fair Housing Act
Next month, the federal Fair Housing Act will turn 50, and NAR is celebrating the anniversary by acknowledging the fight for fair housing and REALTORS’ role in advancing housing fairness.
- Flipping at a 10-Year High
Despite decreasing return on investment, house flipping has recently seen a surge in popularity as investors hope for quick profits.
- New Tariffs May Increase Construction Costs
Steel and aluminum tariffs could hit the construction industry, which is already grappling with increasing costs.