Feb 27 - 29, 2024 | Las Vegas, NV
Feb 27 - 29, 2024

Building Knowledge Session

What’s Next for Exteriors

Tuesday, January 31 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM
LVCC - West 218

What It’s About

When it comes to selling a home, first impressions are everything—and it all starts with curb appeal. While being on-trend is critical, in a competitive market with continued material, zoning and affordability challenges, there is much more that goes in to creating today’s exteriors. In addition to style, color and architectural trends, this session will explore the latest materials and how they can make for a fresh look while remaining affordable. You’ll discover exterior options appropriate for your region and how to navigate different buyer sensitivities. Learn proven tips to win over buyers and zoning boards. And discover how pre-plotting your community and developing style-driven streetscapes will give a rich, custom look with variety and harmony.

What You’ll Learn

  • Recognize what drives home buyers wants and needs to develop a greater understanding of why 2023s trends are different than those of previous years.
  • Obtain actionable strategies to implement the latest trends while still ensuring your homes are appropriately priced.
  • Learn how to avoid the outdated, cookie-cutter look and infuse a custom feel to your streetscapes and communities.
  • Identify whats new in exterior materials and finishes and their applications.

How to Attend

Participants must be registered for an Expo + Education or Expo + 1-Day Education pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.


Registration Type

Expo+Education Pass


Architecture & Design


Building Knowledge Session

Level of Content


Who Should Attend

Designers, Architects, Engineers & Planners, Single Family Builders - General Contracting, Production, Spec/Tract, Single Family Builders - Custom


Continuing Education

NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s)

NKBA - 0.100 CEU(s)

AIA – 1.0 LU Hour(s)

AIA CES Credit Eligible

NAHB is a Registered Provider with the American Institue of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this course will be reported to CES Records for AIA members by the Provider. Certificates of Completion are available upon request.

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