NAHB Podcast: Home Builder CEO Reacts to Interest Rates and Sales Rate

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Originally Published by: NAHB — July 28, 2023
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In the latest episode of NAHB’s Housing Developments podcast, co-hosts CEO Jim Tobin and SVP Paul Lopez discuss several topics that are divided into the best of times and the worst of times: the economy, Job Corps funding and regulations. Tune in to hear about how new home sales are up in the face of historically-high Fed rates, Congress’ division over appropriations and NAHB’s stance on the Biden administration’s “junk fees” characterization in home building.

The co-hosts also provide information on resources for keeping crews safe while on the job site during this heat wave.

Listen to Housing Developments through your favorite podcast app or watch this episode below.