Long Island Business Leaders on What Lies Ahead

“Scott Burman, Principal – Engel Burman Group

While Long Island will continue to enjoy a rosy construction picture during 2019, it comes with thorns.

The industry is seeing a significant rise in construction commodities, i.e., steel and lumber. At one point during the past 12 months we saw lumber prices spike some 40 percent, and those kinds of numbers have the potential to wreck the business model of the unwary.”

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