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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.

March data shows 12-month job gains in two-thirds of metros; highest pay rise since 2008Editor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring...
May 02, 2016
Building products volumes rise, results vary for prices; nonresidential starts increaseEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring...
April 26, 2016
44 states, D.C. add jobs in March; Beige Book finds construction stays mostly positiveEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring...
April 19, 2016
In a recent post, I mentioned the major disruptors that are afoot in the architecture, engineering and construction industry. I presented them recently to a subcontractor...
April 18, 2016
Most metros add jobs in February; openings soar, hiring is flat; commercial scene variesEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring...
April 12, 2016
Last week I attended the last day of the 2016 Rowlett Lecture Series at the Bush Library at Texas A&M in College Station. It was a two-day affair that celebrated the 25th...
April 11, 2016
The following article originally appeared in the April newsletter to clients of Kiley Advisors, LLC for the purpose of providing the latest leading indicators and industry issues...
April 08, 2016
Japan has several problems, not the least of which is how to house their population even though their birth rate is declining. Another large issue for Japan to address is how to...
April 07, 2016
March construction employment, February spending post hefty, diverse 12-month gainsEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you...
April 05, 2016