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Downshifting its pace of tightening of monetary policy, the Federal Reserve raised the federal funds target rate by 50 basis points, increasing that...

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Nation’s Best has announced the addition of Forslund Building Supply, serving the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and northern Wisconsin, to its family...

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Over the first ten months of 2022, the total number of single-family permits issued year-to-date (YTD) nationwide reached 865,815.

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Home builder sentiment decreased in December, marking 12-straight months of declines.

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ProWood, the brand of UFP Retail Solutions that produces pressure treated wood products, reported that increases in chemicals will result in rising...

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The live Industry Roundtables at BCMC each year are consistently described as one of the most valuable aspects of the show because they allow...

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With some uncertainty heading into the start of 2023, lumber market activity has softened, though it has remained active.

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In this episode, Adam Finkenhoefer, general manager of the 84 Lumber component facility in Oxford, Georgia, gives his perspective on the benefits of...

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The prices of building materials decreased 0.3% in November (not seasonally adjusted) following 0.5% and 0.1% declines in September and October,...

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In November of 2022, 36 percent of single-family home builders reported reducing their prices, and 59 percent were offering special sales incentives. 

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The big jump in single-family home building activity that occurred in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic in large metro outlying counties and...

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For most investors, how much a stock's price changes over time is important. This factor can impact your investment portfolio as well as help you...

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