Posted: October 30, 2017 | Cost Trends
Commercial and residential construction still strong. Public construction down. Housing prices still moving upward (mostly due to a lack of inventory and pent-up demand).
Posted: October 26, 2017 | Cost Trends
Commercial construction still booming. Residential coming back, but public construction down. Housing inventory hits a 20-year low.
Posted: November 1, 2016 | Cost Trends
For the first time in the last few years the construction industry, which has been the darling of the economy, is reporting a downturn in growth.
Posted: September 1, 2016 | Cost Trends
The beat goes on … construction is sustaining 8-10% growth and is one of the stars of our national economy.
Posted: July 18, 2016 | Cost Trends
The construction industry remains on an upward track. Housing is still strong with gains of 10% and some clear signs of sustainable momentum. Commercial construction has had gains in the 10-15% range, with some red-hot regional markets showing gains over 20%. All segments of private construction are up and most of the public segments are following (but at a lesser rate of 7-8%). Hotels and offices are leading the way with lofty gains of 25-30%.