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Greg Brooks

Helter skelter

No, not that helter skelter. Charles Manson lifted the term from Paul McCartney, who used it as a metaphor for a

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As good as it gets

Normally life quiets down after Labor Day. Not this year. It’s been one five-alarm fire after another since the end

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Katerra’s new COO

This is getting interesting. Maybe good, maybe not, but definitely interesting. Word on the street is that construction supply’s most

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Don’t look down

After a decade-long recovery that gave new meaning to the word “sluggish,” the housing market is finally starting to move.

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Unhappy birthday

As of Monday we got bragging rights. On July 1st, this economic expansion turned 121 months old, the longest in

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A turnkey manifesto

One hundred years ago, lumberyards sold wood and offered two services: delivery and credit. That was it. Except price. Don’t

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