brings the pace of total construction starts back to the lackluster activity
reported at the outset of 2012. Separate
reports from the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the
National Association of Realtors and the Census Bureau showed, respectively,
rising prices for existing single-family houses, rising sales and falling
inventories for existing homes, and rising sales and record-low inventories of
Southern Wholesalers Association convention in
Panama City Beach, Fla., in late June.
As Hira pointed out, to qualify for the Generation Y designation you need to
have a birth year between the late 1970s and 1995. My early 1970s birth year
bumps me back to the Generation X category (1964-1977).
Retiring Ferguson CEO Frank Roach and his successor Kevin Murphy talk about the seamless leadership transition, the company’s future and views on the current marketplace. Read more stories in 2017 May Issue.