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Homewood ACS

Homewood Building Supply expanding in Sacramento market

Recent initiatives include a new distribution center featuring rail access and 25 acres of yard and warehouse space. 
NLBMDA Capitol Hill Congress Washington, D.C.

NLBMDA presses key senators on COVID-19 relief bill

NLBMDA's areas of concern include employer liability protections, supplemental unemployment insurance, the federal minimum wage and the PPP. 
new home sales

New home sales rise in January

Inventory remains low at just a 4 months' supply, with 307,000 new single-family homes for sale, 6.3% lower than January 2020.
Paradigm Estimate

Save Time, Improve Accuracy, and Sell More

See how Paradigm Estimate takeoff service saves time, improves accuracy, and helps you sell more. (paid placement)
Davis podcast

LBM Sales Podcast: Episode 13 — John Blumberg, national speaker and author

Join Rick Davis as he talks with John Blumberg, national speaker and author about John's philosophy of Return on Integrity, following your purpose, taking time to meditate, and more. Thanks again to our sponsor, DMSi.
Versatex Road Show

VERSATEX Road Show kicks off March 9

Between this spring and the fall, nationally-recognized builder Bobby Parks will bring a training center on wheels to about 100 dealer locations.

Boise Cascade SawTek Cutter Plus

The SawTek Cutter Plus is an automated EWP positioning system developed to be customized to meet a wide range of customers’ needs. According to...
National Lumber

National Lumber announces promotions

National Lumber has announced the promotions of Kevin Silveira to vice president of sales, William Conkey to full line sales manager, and Todd Groman to director of operations.
existing-home sales

Existing-home sales tick up 0.6% in January

The median existing-home sales price rose to $303,900, 14.1% higher from one year ago.
lumber prices

NAHB: Record-high lumber prices adding $24K to cost of new home

The latest Random Lengths prices as of mid-February show the price of framing lumber topped $975 per thousand board feet—a 180% increase since last April.

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