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Housing Markets Continue to Edge Forward, Says NAHB LMI Index   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 12, 2016—Markets in 119 of the approximately 340 metro areas nationwide returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity in Q1 2016, according to the NAHB/First American Leading Markets Index.

USGBC & Building Leaders Meet At White House to Discuss Resilient Design   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 12, 2016—The USGBC and an array of national building industry leaders gathered at the White House’s national conference on resilient building codes to discuss the economic and community benefits of resilient design.

Jack Raidy Resigns as CEO of W.F. Taylor, Daniel Pelton Tapped   Full Article
Fontana, CA, May 10, 2016—Jack Raidy has resigned as chief executive officer of W.F. Taylor after leading the company for more than two decades.

Surya Cuts Ribbon on New Cartersville Headquarters & Distribution Center   Full Article
Cartersville, GA, May 11, 2016—Surya celebrated the official opening of its new corporate office space and distribution center with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house held onsite on May 9.

Foreclosure Inventory Down 23.2% YOY in March   Full Article
Irvine, CA, May 11, 2016—CoreLogic released its March 2016 National Foreclosure Report, which shows the foreclosure inventory declined by 23.2% and completed foreclosures declined by 14.9% compared with March 2015.

Four Armstrong Flooring Products Receive Consumers Digest Best Buy Rating   Full Article
Lancaster, PA, May 11, 2016—Four of Armstrong Flooring’s engineered hardwood and vinyl products received the Consumers Digest Best Buy Rating.

American Floorcovering Association Announces New Partners for FloorTek   Full Article
Dalton, GA, May 11, 2016—American Floorcovering Association has partnered with NICFI, National Academy of Floor Covering Training and The Flooring Educational Guild for FloorTek Expo 2016.

NYCxDESIGN Underway in New York City   Full Article
New York, NY, May 11, 2016— NYCxDESIGN, New York City’s citywide celebration of design, will return May 3 to 17.

Small Business Optimism Rose 1 Point in April, Remains Well Below Average   Full Article
Washington, DC, May 11, 2016— The Index of Small Business Optimism rose 1 point to 93.6 in April, according to the NFIB’s latest Small Business Economic Trends report.

Fuse Launches Spark Awards Competition for Members   Full Article
Laguna Niguel, CA, May 11, 2016—Fuse Alliance has announced the launch of the Spark Awards.