Home builders

Lumber shortage is a crisis for Michigan home builders and their customers

However, he said, “we have defined the exact wood requirements on a (house) package, and we are not ordering exactly what we need.” Small builders would feel the supply squeeze sooner, Neubecker said, and could face longer construction times if they cannot source materials. On the other side of a lumber purchase, Mans Lumber receives […]

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House passes income tax cut and school funding overhaul

COLUMBUS — Lawmakers in the GOP-controlled Ohio House of Representatives passed a 2% income tax cut and a nearly $2 billion school funding overhaul in their version of the budget of the state over two years. The fate of this new school funding formula, which would be phased in over six years, is murky. Senate […]

Home builders

Home builders worried about $ 25,000 hit as government deadline approaches

Nervous home builders are urging the federal government to change the rules of its HomeBuilder program and save them a $ 25,000 blow to their finances. Key points: Many HomeBuilder applicants fear missing out on the $ 25,000 grant they were counting on and need to reassess their situation They demand rule changes requiring work […]

Home builders

Regional Home Builders Association Seeks to Elevate Economy Together – The Durango Herald

Through the quiet neighborhoods, the steady sound of a hammer, the high-pitched zinc of a circular saw and laughter on a construction site. For a long time, it seemed unfair that the construction industry continued to assert itself as “essential” when so many other businesses have suffered shutdowns. The work trucks possessed the deserted streets […]