U.S. existing home sales highest in three years

Existing-home sales are at the highest pace since November 2009 when the market spiked to 5.44 million in response to the home buyer tax...

Building permits rise again

Contractors took out building permits worth $6.5 billion in March, up 8.6% from February and the third consecutive monthly advance. The March increase came mostly from...

Canadian home sales rise in March

According to statistics released by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales edged upward on a month-over-month basis in March 2013 but...

CMA awards now open

The Cabinet Makers Association is now accepting entries for its 2013 Wood Diamond Awards, which recognize excellence in projects submitted by North American cabinet...

The February building permits report

Statistics Canada has come out with its latest report on building permits in Canada. The report includes the following: Building permits totalled $6.0 billion in February,...

PPG completes AkzoNobel acquisition

PPG Industries announced that it has finalized the acquisition of the North American architectural coatings business of Akzo Nobel N.V., Amsterdam, in a deal...

Nap Gladu acquires BC Saw

Jasper, Indiana – Quintec, the tooling platform company owned by Tenex Capital Management, announced the completion of the acquisition of BC Saw Toronto, Canada...