Industry News

Real rents continued to edge up, but the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was unchanged in November.

Residential building material prices show modest decline in November, but pressure is building for a sharp increase in the 2012.

The health of the Burlington housing market is in part due to its position as a regional healthcare center, the large number of post-secondary educational institutions and a steady stream of retirees.

Declining multifamily vacancy rates are a hopeful sign for future multifamily market expansion

The economic and housing news of the past few weeks suggests a continuation of the flat recovery.

Crow's Market Recap -- A condensed recap of the market conditions for the major North American softwood lumber and panel products as reported in Crow's Weekly Market Report.

The pressure is on the other domestic mills as now both Nucor and US Steel have revised their coating extras on galvanized steel.

Nucor expects that its fourth quarter net income will be far below what analysts were expecting, as low steel prices cut the company's profit margins.

After 77 years, Parker Lumber is closing in Maitland, Fla., to make way for a commuter rail station.