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Signals and Signposts

The current and future economy, trends in design and construction, political influence – sometimes we have something to say about topics which may be signs of things to come.

Yesterday the Greater Houston Partnership hosted a reception in their newly-built convening space located in the heart of downtown to allow media including myself an opportunity...
October 14, 2016
The following article originally appeared in the October newsletter to clients of Kiley Advisors, LLC for the purpose of providing the latest leading indicators and industry...
October 13, 2016
September employment hits highest level since 2008; August spending slidesEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you AGC Chief Economist...
October 11, 2016
We take note of developments in the 3D printing world, and a recent article in Forbes titled “Can 3D Printing Transform Construction?” by Freddie Lawson caught our eye.Why? Mainly...
October 06, 2016
Number of metros with job gains hits three-year low; nonresidential starts rise sharplyEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you AGC...
October 04, 2016
Fewer states show job gains; AIA survey suggests worker shortages may be the reasonEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you AGC Chief...
September 26, 2016
PPI for new buildings moderate; hiring plans diverge; income properties remain healthyEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
September 21, 2016
Job openings rise in July; Dodge sees more projects ahead; surveys vary on cost trendsEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC Americato bring...
September 14, 2016
Contractors again report difficulty filling jobs; employment, spending rise less steadilyEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring...
September 09, 2016