Content about Supply and demand

June 30, 2011

We’re going to start this in reverse, conclusion first. Value engineering hurts the dealer, the builder, the manufacturer and the industry. A little dramatic? I hope you’ll excuse me. After all, it’s Monday morning, and we have customers queued up asking how we can cut the price of their project. So we give them coffee, try to calm them down and explain that we won’t let them cut anything, for their sake, and really they should be adding.

June 10, 2011

 

A price index of lumber and panels used in actual construction for June 10, 2011

April 1, 2011

 

A price index of lumber and panels used in actual construction for April 1, 2011

January 28, 2011

 

A price index of lumber and panels used in actual construction for Jan. 28, 2011 

October 27, 2008

Sales of newly built single-family homes rose 2.7 percent in September to a seasonally adjusted...