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A Dallas couple - expecting their first child in three months and expecting their first home together to be constructed shortly after that - are now...

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Offsite construction company Katerra, which has raised more than $2 billion from backers such as Japanese mega-investor SoftBank, has told employees...

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Less then two weeks removed from announcing its acquisition of American Construction Source, the building materials distributor reported that it has...

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Shortages of materials are now more widespread than at any at any time since NAHB began tracking the issue on a regular basis in the 1990s in is...

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North American softwood sawmill capacity increased by 1.4 billion board feet in the last year, according to Forisk.

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Despite lumber prices soaring to a record high of $1,670.50 per thousand board feet, and the housing market booming at a 17.2% price increase from...

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Transportation continues to be a major stumbling block for getting available lumber through the pipeline to the manufacturing facility and the...

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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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The latest NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index report shows that builder confidence in the market for newly built markets remains at 83 in May,...

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If you’re a dealer who has benefitted from the surge in residential construction, remodeling and home improvement sales in the past year, now might...

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