Decreasing vacancy rates and infrastructure improvements will continue to drive North American construction, according to economists who recently made presentations at CMD Group's North American Construction Forecast for design...

August 11, 2010

Milliken Development Group of Seattle plans to develop a $180 million mixed-use project in the heart of Minneapolis. The development will occupy an entire city block and feature a 76,000-sf Whole Foods Market, 250...

August 11, 2010

Mixed-use still dominates retail property development. A real estate industry research survey conducted jointly by National Real Estate Investor and Retail Traffic magazines this fall revealed that...

August 11, 2010

Trump Tower Hotel, New Orleans, will be built despite Hurricane Katrina, and it will be the tallest building in New Orleans when completed. The project, first announced in the spring, will be one of the first new...

August 11, 2010

Interior designers specializing in healthcare facility design say the most important criteria in their choices for flooring, wall covering, and upholstery are aesthetics, durability, ease of maintenance, and client...

August 11, 2010

Inside the lobby of the Peterson Family Athletic Center at Middlebury (Vt.) College is a 30-by-40-ft. translucent skylight comprising pre-engineered rigid-frame aluminum box beams blended with translucent panels to form a...

August 11, 2010

The average price paid for ceramic floor and wall tile products by contractors, remodelers and do-it-yourself homeowners during June of this year was 1.1 percent lower than during June 2000. Prices fell 0.5 percent...

August 11, 2010