Construction spending Archive

Latest Construction Spending (April 2015)

Construction spending kicked higher in April to its highest level in over 6 years.  Everything real estate is coming alive.  More gains are in the cards for later in the year since home construction will no doubt increase from...

Latest Construction Spending

The overall construction spending modestly edged down in the latest month due to a combination of government spending cuts and modestly less commercial real estate construction.  The broad trend, nonetheless, is on the rise.  That’s good news for workers...

Latest Construction Activity (July 2014)

Very fast growth in multifamily activity has been pushing up overall construction spending. Jobs in the construction sector have yet to match the rise in spending dollars, however. Given the general lagging impact on jobs, construction job growth looks...

Latest Construction Spending Data

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update discusses construction spending....

Latest Construction Spending Data

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update discusses the latest construction spending data....