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Orlando"s construction workforce grows to 10-year high — and there"s still a shortage

The industry's growth in jobs is occurring as commercial construction starts fell more than $1 billion......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Mexican Bulletproof Car Business Grows as Violence Soars

The market is expected to grow by 10 percent this year as the annual death toll looks to hit a record high......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 26th, 2018

Housing Starts Hits 11-Year High: 3 Real Estate Funds to Buy

A steady increase in home construction due to robust economic conditions and establishment of newer housing apartments boded w.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 21st, 2018

May Housing Starts Soar to 11-Year High

New residential construction rose to an 11-year high in May with U.S. builders beginning construction on 1.35 million new housing units......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 19th, 2018

Housing starts jump to nearly an 11-year high

U.S. homebuilding surged to near an 11-year high in May amid an acceleration in both single-family and multi-family home construction, but a second straight monthly drop in permits suggested housing market activity would remain moderate......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 19th, 2018

Founders Collective grows in second year supporting Phoenix, Arizona startups

The Founders Collective was launched unofficially two years ago as a way to help and connect high growth-minded founders in their earliest part of revenue......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2018

Armstrong World Up 47% in a Year: What"s Behind the Rally?

Armstrong World (AWI) is riding high on construction activity, productivity improvements in plants and restructuring activities. Shares of Armstrong World Ind.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMay 25th, 2018

US home sales fall 2.5% in April, Mortgage rates hit 7-year high

U.S. sales of existing homes tumbled 2.5% in April — with the costs of buying a home jumping and would-be buyers facing a persistent shortage of properties on the market.   &#.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 24th, 2018

Housing starts drop 3.7% in April but stick near 11-year high - MarketWatch

Housing starts drop 3.7% in April but stick near 11-year highMarketWatchThe numbers: Construction on n.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 19th, 2018

Economic Report: Housing starts drop 3.7% in April but stick near 11-year high

Construction on new houses dropped 3.7% in April, but it’s no big deal. Housing starts hit an 11-year high in March. The bigger danger is rising mortgage rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 16th, 2018

India smartphone shipment grows 11% in Q1 to 30 mn units, says IDC

As per IDC data, the ultra-high-end segment saw a year-on-year growth of 68 per cent, largely due to strong shipments of Samsung Galaxy S9 series.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 14th, 2018

Massachusetts worker deaths hit 11-year high, says report

Massachusetts deaths on the job reached an 11-year high in 2017, an increase attributable to the commonwealth’s many construction projects, as well as an increased prevalence of opioid addiction, according to a newly released report by the Massachusett.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2018

Stricter Limits on Combustible Panels in High-Rise Construction Could Be Coming

Makers of combustible-core building panels want a return to limits on the use of their product on building exteriors at 40 feet, almost a year after London’s deadly Grenfell Tower fire......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 19th, 2018

Despite high prices, Akshaya Tritiya sees brisk gold buying by consumers

Cash shortage encourages card transactions; 20-25% jump in sales likely over last year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 18th, 2018

March Housing Starts Bounce, but Not High Enough

The U.S. Census Bureau reported Tuesday morning that new housing construction was up nearly 11% year over year in March. New single-family home construction dipped month over month however......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 17th, 2018

Sky-high construction costs rose again in 2017

The cost of construction in New York City increased 3.29% between the first quarter of 2017 and this year, according to a report released Monday. The rise will add to the end-cost of apartments and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 16th, 2018

Sales of existing homes decline for a third straight month

U.S. home sales fell for a third straight month in June as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up house prices to a record high, likely sidelining some potential buyers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral19 min. ago

Sales of existing homes decline for a third straight month

U.S. home sales fell for a third straight month in June as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up house prices to a record high, likely sidelining some potential buyers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral19 min. ago

U.S. home sales fall as prices hit record high

U.S. home sales unexpectedly fell in June, posting their third straight monthly decline as a persistent shortage of properties on the market drove house prices to a record high, likely sidelining some potential buyers......»»

Category: topSource: reuters19 min. ago

U.S. existing home sales fall for third straight month

U.S. home sales fell for a third straight month in June as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up house prices to a record high, likely sidelining some potential buyers......»»

Category: topSource: reuters1 hr. 3 min. ago

Orlando Health to break ground on $64M Lake Mary medical complex

Construction will start in the fall on Orlando Health's new emergency room and medical pavilion in Lake Mary. The $64 million, 30-acre project will be part of a larger medical complex near the northwest corner of Manderley Run and Rinehart Road. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals5 hr. 18 min. ago