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Construction spending keeps rising, due in part to labor costs attendant to the ongoing shortage of skilled workers. Image: Pixabay

July 20, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Labor availability is a big factor in that inflation, according to Rider Levett Bucknall report....

July 18, 2019 | ABC

Contractors were slightly less upbeat regarding profit margins and staffing levels compared to Ap...

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July 17, 2019 | AIA

Project inquiry gains hit a 10-year low.

July 16, 2019 | ABC

The Construction Backlog Indicator expanded to 8.9 months in May 2019.

Summer assignments: 2019 K-12 school construction costs

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July 15, 2019 | Gordian

Using RSMeans data from Gordian, here are the most recent costs per square foot for K-12 school b...

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July 12, 2019 | ABC

This is the first time in nearly three years that input prices have fallen on a year-over-year ba...

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July 01, 2019 | ABC

Among the 16 nonresidential construction spending categories tracked by the Census Bureau, five e...

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July 01, 2019 | GlobalData

With a total of 1,302 projects worth $524.6 billion, California has both the largest number and v...

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June 21, 2019 | AIA

AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for May showed a small increase in design services...

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June 19, 2019 | NCARB

New data from NCARB reveals that the number of architects continues to increase. 

June 12, 2019 | ABC

Among the 11 subcategories, six saw prices fall last month, with the largest decreases in natural...

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June 03, 2019 | Associated Builders and Contractors

Among the 16 sectors tracked by the U.S. Census Bureau, nine experienced an increase in monthly s...

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May 31, 2019 | Transwestern

Market has experienced no change in office vacancy rates in three quarters.

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May 30, 2019 | AGC

Demand for work is outpacing the supply of workers.

May 24, 2019 | ABC

More than 70% of contractors expect to increase staffing levels over the next six months.

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May 22, 2019 | AIA

AIA’s ABI score for April showed a small increase in design services at 50.5 in April.

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May 09, 2019 | Lodging Econometrics

Projects currently under construction stand at 1,709 projects/227,924 rooms.

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Nonresidential input prices rose 0.9% compared to March and are up 2.8% on an annual basis.

Rider Levett Bucknall's latest Quarterly Cost Report shows how construction costs vary by market. Image: RLB

May 07, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Latest Rider Levett Bucknall report estimates rise at more than double the rate of 2018 Growth Do...

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April 29, 2019 | ABC

Growth was fueled by myriad factors, including personal consumption expenditures, private invento...

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ABC report: 'Confidence seems to be making a comeback in America'

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April 18, 2019 | ABC

The Construction Confidence Index remained strong in February, according to the Associated Builde...

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April 16, 2019 | ABC

ABC's Construction Backlog Indicator expanded to 8.8 months in February 2019.

Engineering, construction spending to rise 3% in 2019: FMI outlook

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April 08, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Top-performing segments forecast in 2019 include transportation, public safety, and education....

April 01, 2019 | ABC

Private nonresidential spending fell 0.5% for the month and is only up 0.1% on a year-over-year b...

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March 22, 2019 | ABC

Expectations for sales during the coming six-month period remained especially upbeat in January....

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March 21, 2019 | AIA

AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for February was 50.3, down from 55.3 in January....

March 19, 2019 | ABC

The Construction Backlog Indicator contracted to 8.1 months during January 2019.

March 15, 2019 | ABC

At a seasonally adjusted annualized rate, nonresidential spending totaled $762.5 billion for the...

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March 14, 2019 | ABC

Of the 11 construction subcategories, seven experienced price declines for the month.

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March 06, 2019 | Lodging Econometrics

There are a record-high 6,352 hotel projects and 1.17 million rooms currently under construction...

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