After a seemingly never-ending delay, the U.S. Census Bureau has at long last released housing starts data for the months of September, October and November; the results are way above previous estimates and mark a nearly six-year high for the metric.
The HCN countdown visits Illinois and Ohio in the latest installment of all-star coverage. Among the honorees is Applegate PRO Hardware of Georgetown, Ohio.
Plainview, N.Y.-based Trio Hardware won the Independent We Stand's third-annual Indie Awards, which honors small businesses across the country as part of the organization's advocacy efforts.
The new-look Dashboard shows a major milestone achieved: Total housing starts crossed the million mark as a seasonally adjusted annual rate.
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Based on the results of the Top 200 list of the 2013 Pro Dealer Industry Scoreboard, pro dealers — defined as companies whose primary business is selling lumber and building materials to home builders — appear to be making all the right moves.
As relationships grow, so grows the bottom line.
(Part 3 of a Digital Series)
The HCN Helping Veterans Crusade marks the beginning of a commitment to getting the word out about organizations and programs that help veterans. We’ll be covering these organizations and keeping track of the many ways the industry can help. Learn more here.