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November 02, 2016 | ABC

The government revised the August nonresidential construction spending estimate from $686.6 billi...

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October 31, 2016 | ABC

The acceleration in real GDP growth was driven by a combination of factors, including an upturn i...

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October 28, 2016 | Rider Levett Bucknall

Rider Levett Bucknall’s Third Quarter 2016 USA Construction Cost Report puts the complete spectru...

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October 25, 2016 | HOK/CoreNet Global

“Although coworking space makes up less than one percent of the world’s office space, it represen...

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October 24, 2016 | Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Outlook Report predicts moderate growth for most project types – single family housing, com...

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October 21, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

Two firms stand well above the others when it comes to the number of tall buildings they have des...

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October 19, 2016 | AIA

“This recent backslide should act as a warning signal,” said AIA Chief Economist, Kermit Baker....

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October 11, 2016 | AIA

Growing profitability at architecture firms has led to reinvestment and expansion

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October 04, 2016 | ABC

Public sector spending is declining faster than the private sector.

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October 03, 2016 | Structure Tone

Climate change, resilience and wellness are also growing concerns.

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September 27, 2016 | Sterling Risk Advisors

Nearly half (45%) of those polled say election year uncertainty has a negative effect on risk per...

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September 22, 2016 | AIA

Business conditions are slumping in the Northeast.

September 20, 2016 | ABC

While a handful of commercial construction segments continue to be associated with expanding volu...

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September 02, 2016 | ABC

Nonresidential construction spending has been suppressed over the last year or so with the primar...

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September 01, 2016 | CannonDesign

CannonDesign releases infographic to better help universities obtain more R&D funding.

A 250-unit, 12-story, transit-oriented apartment building, developed by Lincoln Property Co., is expected to begin construction at Harlem Avenue and South Boulevard in Chicago late this year or early 2017. Lincoln is one of 32 contributors to the NHMC Research Foundation, a new research entity whose goal is to provide better and more detailed data on the multifamily housing sector. Image: Oak Park Economic Development Corp./Chicago Tribune

August 17, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The list of leading developers, owners, and property managers that are funding the NMHC Research...

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The Saratoga (N.Y.) Casino hotel, which opened in early July, is one of several new hospitality facilities that have opened in Saratoga County in the past two years. Image: John Carl D’Annibale/Albany Times-Union

August 17, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

But concerns about overbuilding persist.

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August 16, 2016 | ABC and BD+C Staff

The Chief Economists for ABC, AIA, and NAHB all see the construction industry continuing to expan...

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Tate at Tanglewood, a 417-unit apartment complex under construction in Houston's Uptown/Galleria submarket. Houston is leading the nation's 50 largest metros in apartment construction. Deliveries in those markets is expected to expand by 50% over 2015.  Image: Tate at Tanglewood/ZRS Management

August 12, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Texas is leading this multifamily construction boom, according to latest RENTCafé estimates.

Construction on the campus of the New England Institute of Technology in Kent, Rhode Island, in June 2016. Photo: Rick Payette/Creative Commons.

 

July 29, 2016 | ABC

Nonresidential fixed investment fell for a third consecutive quarter, as indicated by Bureau of E...

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Acumen Development Partners recently broke ground on the first tri-branded Marriott Hotel. The 470-room, $137 million project, adjacent to the Music City Center in Nashville, Tenn., is scheduled to be completed in 2018. Spending on hotel construction nationwide, which has boomed of late, is expected to level off in 2017, according to AIA's latest Consensus Forecast Panel. Image: Acumen Development Partners

July 26, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

But several factors could make the industry downshift.

Construction in Philadelphia in the summer of 2016. Photo: Alexis Lewis/Creative Commons.

July 20, 2016 | AIA

The June ABI score was down from May, but the figure was positive for the fifth consecutive month...

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July 07, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Allegedly removing thousands of housing units from market, driving up rents.

Construction spending falls 0.8% from April to May

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July 06, 2016 | Mike Chamernik, Associate Editor

The private and public sectors have a combined estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.14...

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Cranes are springing up all over downtown Seattle, where 65 buildings are currently under construction. Image: Downtown Seattle Association 

July 06, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Development investment is twice what it was five years ago. 

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July 05, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Latest survey by RENTCafé tracks size changes in 95 metros. 

The $46 million Charlotte Park Apartments project, part of the 295-acre Hitachi master-planned community in San Jose, Calif., features 200 affordable apartments built by ROEM Buillders, Inc. In its latest “State of the Nation's Housing Market” report, the Joint Center for Housing Studies laments that projects like this one, for moderate- and low-income renters, are fewer and farther between. Image: ROEM Builders 

June 22, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The Joint Center for Housing Studies’ latest disection of America’s housing market finds moderate...

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The chart above shows year-over-year (Q1 2016 v. Q1 2015) changes in regional construction backlogs. Most contractors are satisfied with the amount of work they have currently. But bigger firms with more robust workforces can expand their backlogs. Image: Associated Builders and Contractors

June 21, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Large companies that can attract talent are better able to commit to more work, according to a na...

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Transwestern: Market fundamentals and global stimulus driving economic growth

Robots producing a Tesla electric vehicle. Transwestern's latest report found that robot usage is becoming more prevalent and that auto sales are continuing at a record pace. Photo: Steve Jurvetson/Creative Commons

June 14, 2016 | Transwestern

A new report from commercial real estate firm Transwestern indicates steady progress for the U.S....

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June 07, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The good news: the length and value of disputes in the U.S. fell last year, according to latest A...

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