NWA Home Builders Association

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While the coronavirus outbreak has slowed down a lot of other industries, new home construction and renovation in Northwest Arkansas remains mostly on track, for now, according to Shana Kasparek, executive officer of NWA Home Builder's Association

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Hundreds of homes are being built in Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley, as well as other regions across the country, but the building boom is facing a skilled labor shortage. We learn about what the shortage means for home builders, homebuyers, tradespeople and prospective apprentices.