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ABC: Nonresidential Spending Up Slightly in Oct.

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors National nonresidential spending increased 0.1 percent in October, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of BEX

December 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

Construction Labor Market Still Jumps

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Three recent reports show the economy is buzzing right along, but more frequent concerns are being expressed. The first, a BEX

June 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

Nonres. Const. Employment Ends 2017 Up

Source Associated Builders and Contractors The nonresidential construction sector added 11,800 net new jobs in December, representing nearly 10 percent of the nation’s jobs BEX

January 9, 2018 // 0 Comments

Const. Spending Rises in October; Flat YoY

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors Nonresidential construction spending rose 2.1 percent in October, totaling $717.6B on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to an BEX

December 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Const.’s Economic Contribution at 7 Yr. High

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors According to a report released by Associated Builders and Contractors, the private construction industry’s value added as a BEX

November 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

Const. Unemployment Improves in 35 States

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors The not seasonally adjusted national construction unemployment rate was 4.7 percent in August, down 0.4 percent from BEX

September 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

Construction Down, Hiring Up, Experts Puzzled

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Construction industry vicissitudes continue to leave pundits, experts and those who cover them scratching their heads. Last BEX

September 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Executive Order Aims to Simplify Permitting

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange About the only thing that hasn’t been covered in the tumult following President Trump’s Tuesday press conference, where BEX

August 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

May Construction Unemployment Improves

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. Construction unemployment rates improved in 46 states and throughout the nation in May on a year-over-year basis, according BEX

July 1, 2016 // 0 Comments