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Panelists Share What’s Pressing on Builders and Industry Partners, Latest Perspectives at HBAV ’24

Jul 2, 2024 | HBAV News

A highlight of June’s HBAV Annual Conference and Housing Excellence Awards was our eight-member panel looking at issues and challenges facing our industry, along with insights on potential ways to address them. Those topics included:

  • Impact of slower approvals on zoning change requests
  • Engaging with local residents to share information and correct misinformation
  • How streamlined regulations can reduce costs passed on to homebuyers
  • Supporting workforce development programs to reverse the lingering staffing shortage
  • Supply chain normalcy in the post-pandemic era
  • Creative approaches to financing in today’s economic environment

The expert panel included:

  • Christopher Brement, President, Bramante Homes
  • Doug Bennett, General Manager, Commonwealth Building Materials
  • Hans Klinger, Vice President Real Estate Development, HHHunt Communities
  • Jesse Faisant, Vice President of Operations, Ryan Homes
  • Mya Tran-Harter, Senior Vice President, Intercoastal Mortgage
  • Preston Lloyd, Land Use Attorney, Williams Mullen
  • Tracey Jameson, Senior Vice President, TowneBank
  • Todd Robertson, President, Stateson Homes

We had the panel professionally recorded, and have made it available to all. Listen again β€”Β or for the first time.