My neighbor’s doing some stuff to his house, talking about plywood and 2×4 prices versus last time he had work done. It literally grows on trees, chill.” He wasn’t laughing but his wife giggled (maybe?). Cash lumber prices are also crashing. Prices in Chicago fell 18% this week, the biggest decline for most-active futures in records going back to 1986. Lumber has has now dropped almost 40% from the record high reached on May 10.