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Divergence of construction spending and employment could point to “fundamental change” in the industry

Divergence of construction spending and employment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 17, 2014

Recently, the folks at Business Insider put together a nicely done and comprehensive article on the skilled labor shortage affecting ...

Homebuilding propels U.S. construction spending 0.1% in January despite nonresidential losses

Homebuilding propels U.S. construction spending 0.1% in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 03, 2014

Construction spending in the U.S. again rose slightly in January, according to preliminary data released by the Commerce Department today. Spending rose ...

U.S. construction spending up 0.1% in December, homebuilding rises to highest point in 5 1/2 years

U.S. construction spending up 0.1% in December,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 03, 2014

Construction spending in the U.S. rose slightly in December, with homebuilding reaching its highest point in 5 1/2 years, according ...

AGC’s Simonson: 2014 holds more projects and tame materials prices but also continued worry over the labor shortage

AGC’s Simonson: 2014 holds more projects and tame...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 08, 2014

More projects to bid, "tame" materials prices and an increased concern over the availability of labor and skilled workers are ...

U.S. construction spending up 1% in November to nearly 5-year high

U.S. construction spending up 1% in November to nearly...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 02, 2014

Construction spending in the U.S. rose 1 percent in November of last year to reach a nearly 5-year high. Spending reached ...

Construction spending up 0.8% in October to nearly 4 1/2-year high

Construction spending up 0.8% in October to nearly 4...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 02, 2013

Construction spending in the U.S. rose 0.8 percent in October to a nearly 4 1/2-year high. Construction spending reached a seasonally ...

Construction spending up 0.6% August to 4-1/2-year high

Construction spending up 0.6% August to 4-1/2-year high

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 22, 2013

Construction spending in the U.S. rose by 0.6 percent in August to its highest point since April 2009, according to ...

Cleveland construction on the rebound thanks to university, health care spending

Cleveland construction on the rebound thanks to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 10, 2013

For the first time in many years, contractors in the Cleveland metro area and the Northeast Ohio region are optimistic, ...

No housing, construction jobs or spending reports until government shutdown is over

No housing, construction jobs or spending reports until...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 07, 2013

Though we had a ton of news coming in to the site last week thanks to the big ICUEE 2013 ...

Construction spending up 0.6% in July to highest mark since June 2009

Construction spending up 0.6% in July to highest mark...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 03, 2013

Construction spending in the U.S. rose 0.6 percent in July despite more decreases in government spending, according to preliminary data ...

Construction spending falls 0.6% in June as government spending falls to lowest level since 2006

Construction spending falls 0.6% in June as government...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 01, 2013

Snapping two consecutive months of increases, U.S. construction spending fell 0.6 percent in June to $884 billion due to larger ...

Forecast for 2013 construction value growth revised down due to shifting strength of individual markets

Forecast for 2013 construction value growth revised...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 10, 2013

In its second quarter 2013 Construction Outlook report, FMI has revised down its forecast for overall construction value growth to ...

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