Category : Market Analysis

A Common Indicator of Residential Improvements is Broken

1 year ago

While new residential construction activity captures the lion’s share of attention, residential improvements expenditures have actually been a more important end use for wood products since the housing market crashed … Read More

MARKET ANALYSIS: Lumber Inventories Point to Market Rebound

1 year ago

Inventories are a key indicator of market balances. Unlike many other industries, information on the ebbs and flows of lumber stocks is largely lacking. To get a sense for supply/demand … Read More

MARKET ANALYSIS: Outlook for Non-Residential Construction

1 year ago

FEA’s analysis reveals a few bright spots in this growing area. This month we wanted to bring you up to date on developments in the non-residential construction market. We have … Read More

MARKET ANALYSIS: April 2015

2 years ago

Fed Policy Update: “Patience”

MARKET ANALYSIS: March 2015

2 years ago

Household Formations: The Missing Link in the Housing Recovery