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Unemployment update; feast or famine on the Stock Roundup.

The replay: Housing, building products and demographics

Presentations from John Burns Real Estate Consulting break down hot markets and general trends.

Construction employment remains 308,000 jobs below its level from the prior year.

Little support for the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

Here's the breakdown of Covid-19-related work stoppages from February.

Click here for all 592 pages of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.

The high cost of materials continues to present a challenge to builders.

Record framing lumber prices are up 180% since April 2020.

The farm and ranch retailer says orders placed before 12 p.m. are guaranteed for same-day delivery.

A lack of housing on the market is deterring potential home buyers.

A large number of home builders are also reporting concerns over obtaining materials.

Home builder association says it wants an end to tariffs on Canadian lumber imports.

Here's what we heard from readers about future-friendly retail features.

A big increase in wood products sales was driven by higher plywood and lumber prices, as well as higher sales volumes for I-joists.

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