No, Lumber Liquidators Isn’t To Blame For Weak Lumber PricesMarch 17, 2015
February housing starts were released this morning and they were pretty terrible. Expectations were for starts to come in around 1.048 million. Instead, housing starts came in at a paltry 897K. Housing starts are now at the level as they were in January 2013. If one had been keeping an eye on lumber prices, the decline in housing starts is probably not too surprising.