Framing Lumber Prices

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Since April 2020, skyrocketing lumber prices have caused the average price of a new single-family home to increase by nearly $30,000. Although lumber prices have started dropping in recent weeks, NAHB continues to work with government officials to develop solutions to the ongoing supply challenges that threaten housing affordability across the nation.

The price tracker below provides an overview of the behaviors within the U.S. framing lumber pricing market. The information is sourced each week using the Random Lengths Framing Lumber Composite which is comprised using prices from the highest volume-producing regions of the U.S. and Canada.

Solving the Lumber Crisis NAHB is leading efforts to address the sharp increases in lumber prices. 
NAHB Keeps Lumber Prices in the Headlines See how NAHB is advocating for the Administration to address the impact of lumber prices in the housing sector.
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