Canadian Contractor

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    US housing industry trends for 2012

    November 3, 2011 by

    Builder magazine is the premier magazine in the US for the residential single family homebuilding industry. Every year, it assembles a list of trends it believes will represent the direction of their industry the following year. Though the magazine is

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    A Canadian View of the American Housing Industry

    October 25, 2011 by

    According to the U.S. Commerce Department, seasonally adjusting housing starts for September in that country hit 658,000 units. Canada’s rate for September was 205,900. The U.S. population is about 307 million. Canada’s is a bit over 34 million. A little