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September 18, 2019 | AIA

August report suggests greatest weakness in design activity in several years.

September 17, 2019 | ABC

Backlog in the heavy industrial category increased by 2.3 months and now stands at its highest le...

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FMI's newest report is forecasting a big jump in construction spending for so-called megaprojects that reflect an intensifying global urbanization. Image: FMI

September 13, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new FMI report anticipates that megaprojects will account for one-fifth of annual construction...

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2019 AIA Compensation Report, Buoyed by construction activity, architect compensation continues to see healthy gains

Compensation for architects increased, in average, about 12% nationally from early 2017 to early 2019. Charts: AIA Compensation Report

   

September 11, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The latest AIA report breaks down its survey data by 44 positions and 28 metros.

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September 11, 2019 | AIA

Profession must double down on efforts to meet 2030 targets.

September 10, 2019 | Hoyt Advisory Services

New data show how different aspects of the apartment industry positively impact national, state a...

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Nonresidential construction spending slips in July 2019, but still surpasses $776 billion

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September 03, 2019 | Associated Builders and Contractors

Construction spending declined 0.3% in July, totaling $776 billion on a seasonally adjusted annua...

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The vast majority of construction firms responding to a new survey about employee availability is finding it harder than ever to find and hire hourly craft workers. Image: AGC-Autodesk 

August 29, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new AGC-Autodesk survey finds more companies turning to technology to support their jobsites....

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August 21, 2019 | AIA

Decline in new design contracts suggests volatility in design activity to persist.

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August 19, 2019 | Yardi Matrix

Year-over-year growth tops 3% for 13th month. Will the economy stifle momentum?

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August 16, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The findings are part of Bradley Corporation’s Healthy Hand Washing Survey.

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August 12, 2019 | ABC

Emerging weakness in business investment has been hinting at softening outlays.

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August 07, 2019 | Transwestern

Average asking rental rate posts 4.2% annual growth.

August 01, 2019 | ABC

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

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July 31, 2019 | Lodging Econometrics

The growth spurt continued even as business investment declined for the first time since 2016....

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July 23, 2019 | AIA

AIA’s latest Consensus Construction Forecast predicts growth.

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.

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