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84 Lumber Fights Four-Year Battle Over Claims of Shoddy Construction

A builder’s ongoing four-year dispute with 84 Lumber over allegedly shoddy construction has killed a personal as well as a business relationship. More

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Ryan Homes Founder Dies at 88

Home building and horse racing were Edward Ryan’s two passions. More

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With Federal Help, 84 Lumber Pays Off $195M, 18% Loan

Payoff of Cerberus debt made possible in part through $20M government loan. More

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HUD Approves $20M in Fed Loans To Assist 84 Lumber

Loans will help the LBM giant restructure its debt, create more jobs. More

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BidforMaterials Expands From Modest Beginnings

But online building products site connecting suppliers and contractors now sees advertising, not user fees, as best source of revenue. More

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Earnings Season at Lumber and Building Materials Companies

Financials from American Woodmark, Builders FirstSource, BlueLinx, Owens Corning, Louisiana Pacific, 84 Lumber, and Weyerhaeuser’s wood products division. More

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Gemcraft Homes Files For Bankruptcy Protection

Forest Hill, Md.-based builder is undone by the recession and too much debt. More

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Mercedes Homes Files Chapter 11

Florida builder owes more than $7 million to largest creditor. More

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Caruso Homes' owner confident about quick reorganization

Baltimore-area builder is close to getting court approval for project-based financing from lenders. More

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Help Wanted

Consider the irony that contractors like to bring up when they talk about the... More

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