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Inflation Remains Sticky From Elevated Housing Costs

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Despite a slowdown in the year-over-year increase, shelter costs continue to put upward pressure on inflation.

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Framing Lumber Prices

Fluctuations in the costs of building materials, particularly those of framing lumber, contribute significantly to home prices and housing affordability levels.

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