Dodge Momentum Index Dips in April

Dodge Momentum Index Dips in April

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 0.5 percent in April to 144.3 (2000=100) from the revised March reading of 145.1. The Momentum Index, issued by Dodge…

Dodge Momentum Index Falters in February

Dodge Momentum Index Falters in February

The Dodge Momentum Index lost 4.4% in February, falling to 146.9 (2000=100) from the revised January reading of 153.6. The Momentum Index, issued by Dodge…

New Construction Starts in November Slip 7 Percent

New Construction Starts in November Slip 7 Percent

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $789.3 billion, new construction starts in November decreased 7% from October’s elevated amount, according to Dodge Data &…

New Construction Starts in 2019 to Hold Steady with 2018 Amount, According to Dodge Data & Analytics

New Construction Starts in 2019 to Hold Steady with 2018 Amount, According to Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Outlook Report Predicts Deceleration in Total Construction Growth Dodge Data & Analytics recently released its 2019 Dodge Construction Outlook, a mainstay in construction industry forecasting…

Dodge Momentum Index moves higher in June

Dodge Momentum Index moves higher in June

The Dodge Momentum Index grew 0.8 percent in June to 165.5 (2000=100) from the revised May reading of 164.2. The Momentum Index is a monthly…

New Construction Starts in February Recede 3 Percent

New Construction Starts in February Recede 3 Percent

Public Works and Electric Utilities Weaken, while Nonresidential Building Advances At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $708.1 billion, new construction starts in February slipped…

January Construction Starts Slip 2 Percent, Says Dodge Data & Analytics

January Construction Starts Slip 2 Percent, Says Dodge Data & Analytics

Public Works Weakens, While Nonresidential Building Edges Up and Multifamily Housing Rebounds The value of new construction starts in January receded 2% to a seasonally…

The Dodge Momentum Index Ends the Year on a High Note

The Dodge Momentum Index Ends the Year on a High Note

The Dodge Momentum Index grew 3.6% in December to 153.9 from the revised November reading of 148.6. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of…

New Construction Starts in November Slide 12 Percent

New Construction Starts in November Slide 12 Percent

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $650.5 billion, new construction starts in November dropped 12% from October, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. Nonresidential…

October Construction Starts Fall 9 Percent, Says Dodge Data & Analytics

October Construction Starts Fall 9 Percent, Says Dodge Data & Analytics

Nonresidential Building Retreats After its September Surge New construction starts in October dropped 9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $742.9 billion, pulling back…

New Construction Starts Jump 14 Percent in September

New Construction Starts Jump 14 Percent in September

Three Huge Projects Help to Lift Nonresidential Building The value of new construction starts in September soared 14% from the previous month to a seasonally…

July Construction Starts Increase 6 Percent, Says Dodge Data & Analytics

July Construction Starts Increase 6 Percent, Says Dodge Data & Analytics

Gains Reported for Public Works, Power Plants, Multifamily Housing, Healthcare Facilities The value of new construction starts in July advanced 6% from the previous month…

Inaugural Commercial Construction Index Indicates High Revenue and Employment Expectations for 2017

Inaugural Commercial Construction Index Indicates High Revenue and Employment Expectations for 2017

Commercial construction is in high demand across the country, and contractors are confident in the trajectory of the industry, according to the USG + U.S….

February Construction Starts Advance 2%, Public Works and Electric Utilities Strengthen

February Construction Starts Advance 2%, Public Works and Electric Utilities Strengthen

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $706.4 billion, new construction starts in February rose 2 percent from the previous month, according to Dodge Data…

August Construction Starts Jump 21 Percent, Sharp Gains Reported for Nonresidential Building and Public Works

August Construction Starts Jump 21 Percent, Sharp Gains Reported for Nonresidential Building and Public Works

New construction starts in August soared 21% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $711.2 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics, following lackluster activity…

Survey Finds Healthy Buildings Becoming a Key Design Priority for Both Architects and Building Owners

Survey Finds Healthy Buildings Becoming a Key Design Priority for Both Architects and Building Owners

Nearly three quarters of U.S. architects say the health impacts of buildings are influencing their design decisions. That finding parallels a strong market demand by…

Plunge by Electric Utilities Offsets Gains for Commercial Building, Multifamily Housing

Plunge by Electric Utilities Offsets Gains for Commercial Building, Multifamily Housing

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $586.3 billion, new construction starts in July fell 2% from the previous month, according to Dodge Data &…

New Study Suggests Strong Outlook for Green Homes

New Study Suggests Strong Outlook for Green Homes

During the prolonged housing downturn, green homes provided support to the ailing residential market and now promise to be an important element of the recovering…