Category : News

Roseburg selling California timberlands

3 days ago

Springfield, Ore. – Roseburg Resources Co. has entered an agreement to sell its California timberlands to a timberland investment vehicle managed by New Forests. The transaction includes 170,000 acres in northern … Read More

Remodeling index strong for Q3

3 days ago

WASHINGTON — The National Association of Home Builders’ (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 57 in the third quarter of 2017, up two points from the previous … Read More

NLBMDA honors Paul Hylbert with Chairman’s Award

3 days ago

PHOENIX — The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) honored Paul Hylbert with the Chairman’s Award for his contributions to the association and the lumber and building materials … Read More

Hurricanes slow September housing production nearly 5%

4 days ago

WASHINGTON — Nationwide housing starts fell 4.7% in September to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.13 million units, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Housing … Read More

Lierz named new NLBMDA Chair

4 days ago

Rick Lierz, President and CEO of Franklin Building Supply, was named Chair of the National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) at the ProDealer Summit Oct. 17 in Phoenix, … Read More

Mitch Cox joins Derby Building Products

4 days ago

QUEBEC CITY, QC – Derby Building Products, manufacturer of the Tando and Novik brands of exterior cladding products, has hired Mitch Cox as the Senior Vice President of Sales. In … Read More

Builder confidence rises in October

5 days ago

WASHINGTON — Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose four points to a level of 68 in October on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing … Read More

MFM Building Products now employee-owned

5 days ago

Coshocton, Ohio – MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is now an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) … Read More

Photos: Do it Best Corp. Fall Market

1 week ago

Do it Best Corp. members took in the buying co-op’s annual Fall Market in Indianapolis this week. The market allows members to see the latest products and lock in special … Read More

Do it Best Fall Market LBM update focuses on pricing and supply issues

1 week ago

  INDIANAPOLIS — Do it Best Corp.’s Fall Market, held October 12-16 in Indianapolis, included an LBM Industry Update, which delivered the latest information on lumber and building materials. Jean Fahy, Divisional … Read More