NAHB’s International Builders Show Opens Today in Orlando, Fla.

By Keat Foong, Executive Editor Orlando, Fla.—The 2008 International Builders’ Show (IBS), the housing industry’s largest annual trade show and exhibition, opens today in the Orange County Convention Center. Sponsored by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the event is being held in one of the largest convention centers in the country. NAHB says the event will feature more than 1,900 exhibitors and more than one million net square feet of exhibit space. More than 300 product categories will be offered “ranging across every aspect of the residential and light commercial construction fields,” says the association.