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Since the urban service area of Fort McMurray in Wood Buffalo, Alberta was devastated by a wildfire in 2016, experts are expecting a major rebuild to occur, which means a huge rise in the demand for construction supplies.After the...
According to a report by the global financial services firm Morgan Stanley, property prices in Singapore (particularly that of homes) will double by 2030, with the prolonged downtrend in the country’s property market expected to end in 2018.The company’s...
While many Americans demand larger houses, home sizes are generally decreasing these days as builders try to meet the needs of those having only smaller lots.According to CNBC, the median size of single-family houses has slightly dropped starting...
The City Council of Newton, Massachusetts has voted in favor of approving an ordinance that finally legalizes accessory apartments, given that all detached units should go through a special permit process.Commenting on this new development that will have a...
The US Department of Commerce reported that the country’s construction spending in February reached the largest amount in nearly 11 years.Thanks to more homes, schools, and highways being built, construction spending increased 0.8% in the said month to...
As London pushes forward to become a high-rise city, developers are planning and constructing a record number of 455 new tall buildings.Despite economic uncertainty following the Brexit, an average of one tower per week is being constructed since 2016,...
According to the chief economist for the National Association of Home Builders, Rob Dietz, new constructions in the US housing sector are going to rise, with Donald Trump as president and interest rates expected to rise.Contractors operating...
A report from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics states that construction jobs in the country have seen a huge increase in January this year, actually reaching the highest level since the Great Recession, despite a critical labor shortage.Construction...
According to the Performance of Construction Index (PCI) by the Australian Industry Group (Ai Group), the country’s construction sector has grown for the first time in five months in February.As reported, the PCI increased to 53.1, which is above...
The architecture firm, Shepley Bulfinch, has announced the grand opening of the first phase of en Hance Park, a distinctive condominium the company designed and developed in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.Located at Moreland Street, this phase of the project...

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