Home construction slumps Portage buil...

Home construction slumps Portage building permits down 50% from 2007

There are 1 comment on the Maple Heights Press story from Jan 5, 2009, titled Home construction slumps Portage building permits down 50% from 2007. In it, Maple Heights Press reports that:

By Mike Sever Record-Courier staff writer Portage County's home-building market was stagnant in 2008, reflecting trouble in the national housing market where housing starts were hitting lows not seen for 50 ...

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muckraker462

Port Carbon, PA

#1 Jan 15, 2009
To compensate for the lack of U.S. drywall and wallboard when constructing new homes during Florida's housing boom a few years ago, contractors resorted to importing Chinese drywall.
This drywall has been linked to an odor of rotten eggs and to health disorders like irritated eyes, breathing difficulty, bloody noses and headaches. This defect has affected hundreds of homeowners in Florida, primarily in homes built in the last five years.
If you think your home is built of defective Chinese drywall, please visit the following site: http://www.defective-chinese-drywall-lawsuit....

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