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Construction Input Prices Up 23.1% Year-Over-Year

By Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction input prices rose 0.6 percent in July, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Producer Price Index data. Nonresidential construction input prices increased 0.8 percent for the month.  Construction input prices are

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Multifamily Construction Costs May Drop

By Bendix Anderson for National Real Estate Investor  Heading into 2020, a robust development pipeline and rising costs of construction material and labor were major concerns for the multifamily sector. The economic devastation wrought by the COVID-19 shutdowns has put