October 23, 12

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Paints Rosy Picture Last Friday the NAHB came out with their September numbers and their forecasts for the next six months. According to NAHB out of the 337 largest metropolitan areas, 188 saw an increase in construction employment 119 saw a decrease,and the rest were stagnant.Also,the housing starts… Read more »

October 15,2012

"U.S. OUTLOOK IS ONE OF NEAR-TERM WEAKNESS AND LONG TERM STRENGTH’ anyone puzzled by recent economic numbers is not alone,they can be contradictory and confusing sometimes and as we have learned in the past consumers spending habits usually run hand in hand with the consumer confidence index.Everyday their is good news and then the next… Read more »

October 15,2012

"U.S. OUTLOOK IS ONE OF NEAR-TERM WEAKNESS AND LONG TERM STRENGTH’ anyone puzzled by recent economic numbers is not alone,they can be contradictory and confusing sometimes and as we have learned in the past consumers spending habits usually run hand in hand with the consumer confidence index.Everyday their is good news and then the next… Read more »

October 2012

If a 20 ton bucket to haul your dirt was not big enough than today is your lucky day,Caterpillar has just come out with a 22 ton bucket,it was a 16 % increase over the old one,their new R3000H has the largest bucket of any underground LHD,(load-haul-dump) that is one gimongous bucket,22 tons! The extra… Read more »

September 2012

The housing market rebound is gaining strength, foreclosure sales are decreasing,existing home sales in July and August were the best they have been since May of 2010,and the Commerce Department reported that 2.3% increase in August represents a seasonally adjusted rate of 750,000 housing starts.The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) said that builders confidence… Read more »