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On the latest episode of NAHB’s Housing Developments podcast, CEO Jerry Howard and Chief Lobbyist Jim Tobin discuss some of the legislation that...

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In celebration of the next generation of trade workers, 84 Lumber hosted 10 high school seniors for a SkillsUSA National Signing Day event in...

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In the latest mega move between pro dealers, US LBM announced this morning that it has reached an agreement to acquire American Construction Source.

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Builders FirstSource announced that it is acquiring Cornerstone Building Alliance SW, LLC (Alliance) for approximately $400 million.

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To attract the younger buyer, we highlight our housing, demographic, and consumer research which leads to opportunities in marketing and home design.

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Prices paid for goods used in residential construction ex-energy rose 1.7% in April (not seasonally adjusted) and have increased 12.4% over the past...

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TAL Holdings LLC, the 11-store chain of retail building material centers in Oregon and Washington, has reached an agreement in principle to acquire...

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Housing production declined in April due to rising prices and limited availability of lumber and other building materials.

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More April showers in the housing market. Starts and permits are out and both the U.S. and Canada are down for the month.

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Confidence in the market for new multifamily housing increased in the first quarter of 2021, according to results from the Multifamily Market Survey...

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North America’s sawmills can’t keep up with demand, which has sent wood prices on a meteoric rise. Don’t expect new mills to start popping up though.

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The president of the BC Lumber Trade Council says a move by the United States to double tariffs on Canadian softwood lumber is “particularly...

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