Washington, DC, August 23, 2019-Sales of new single-family houses in July 2019 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 635,000, according to estimates released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
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New York, NY, August 23, 2019—China has announced that it will impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of U.S. products to retaliate against U.S. moves to slap punitive tariffs on an additional $300 billion of Chinese goods, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Sterling, VA, August 23, 2019-- The public comment period is open for 2019 revisions to ANSI/HPVA EF 2012-American National Standard for Engineered Wood Flooring, according to the Decorative Hardwoods Association (DHA).
Altamonte Springs, FL, August 23, 2019—The board of Kährs Group has announced the appointment of Johan Magnusson as new group CEO.
Sterling, VA, August 23, 2019-The EPA TSCA Title VI final rule for formaldehyde emissions for composite wood products has been published in the Federal Register and is now official, reports the Decorative Hardwoods Association.
San Rafael, CA, August 23, 2019—Creating Your Space has launched a new video series on natural stone slab countertops.
Calhoun, GA, August 22, 2019-Mohawk Industries has announced that it will consolidate Karastan rug production in northwest Georgia.
Washington, DC, August 22, 2019-The American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score of 50.1 in July showed a small increase in design services since June, which was a score of 49.1.
Washington, DC, August 22, 2019—Confidence in the market for new multifamily housing improved in the second quarter of 2019, according to results from the Multifamily Market Survey (MMS) by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
Bethany, CT, August 22, 2019-Laticrete is making an investment in 3D printing mortar technology.