Summer Lumber Prices 2015

There are currently several factors affecting lumber prices this year.  The exchange rate between the United States and Canada continues to widen.  As of this writing it is $1 U.S. to $1.30 Canadian.  That means for every dollar the Canadian mills sell into the United States they receive about $1.30 in return.  By comparison, the Read More >>

Home Market Shows Continued Growth

As many of you have been feeling, new home sales have been strong, even through the winter months. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) reported newly built, single family homes increased 15.6% in January of 2013. Rick Judson, chairman of the NAHB, shared: “While we can’t expect to see double-digit sales growth every month, Read More >>