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Pricey Lumber Is Back, Due to Supply Cuts, Labor Shortage

Workers inspect a home under construction by Akash Homes in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Workers inspect a home under construction by Akash Homes in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Jason Franson/Bloomberg News)

High lumber prices are back, even as the industry steps into what is normally a seasonal lull.

October 26, 2021