Is the Labor Shortage Finally Easing?

'Glimmer of hope' for labor shortage as Home Building Institute reports 300% gain in schools aiming to offer technical trade skills courses.

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Study: Vinyl Sales Up 27% During COVID

MusicWatch study on vinyl reveals one in three turntable owners plans to upgrade their audio gear in 2022.

May 03, 2022

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The Home Technology Industry Exceeds $20 Billion, CEDIA Says

CEDIA Integrated Home Market Analysis Survey confirms home technology industry strength supported by consumers’ investment in their homes.

Apr 06, 2022

New Home Sales Fall in February Due to Construction Costs, Mortage Rates

While 2021 saw housing starts rise 15% compared to the previous year, new data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows sales softened in February.

Mar 29, 2022

Research Finds Russia-Ukraine Crisis Could Worsen Semiconductor Shortages

Research from Gartner finds the ongoing Russia-Ukraine crisis and resulting trade sanctions threaten may worsen the semiconductor shortage

Mar 18, 2022

Single-Family Housing Market on the Decline; MDUs on the Rise

NAHB data shows single-family housing construction peaked in Q2 2021 and is declining in large metro and suburban areas as much as 31%.

Mar 01, 2022