As a child, we had large pecan trees in our yard. We would pick up the pecans and place them in brown lunch paper bags. My mom would take them to work and sell the unshelled pecans for $0.50 a bag.
Lumber prices up 80% since March
Dated: September 17 2020
"The price of lumber has staged a staggering increase in recent months, rising roughly 80% since mid-April to an average price above $600 per thousand board feet. This increase will add thousands of dollars to the cost of a typical newly-built home, thereby constraining housing supply, exacerbating affordability woes and limiting housing’s economic impact."
This is great news for resale properties as homebuilders are forced to increase home prices while navigating the uncertainly of material costs.
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