A recent report from the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development indicates seasonally adjusted national housing starts dipped 5.8% from July to August. However, August’s 1,142,000 starts were almost a full percentage point higher than 2015’s rate.
Preserving elements of the Waldorf Astoria building, as it is converted into condominiums, is a top priority for Anbang Insurance Group. So reports Bloomberg.
The New York chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors wants developers to avoid contracts generated by the Building Contractors Association amid allegations that BCA favored unions in contract negotiations. So reports the Commercial Observer.
Engineering News Record invites you to submit your best pictures to its annual 'The Year In Construction' photo contest.
Made from either treated wood or steel, flat-pack or kit homes are shipped unassembled to consumers in pre-measured, cut, and numbered pieces, that they can construct in as little as several hours to a few weeks with a small crew. So reports Dwell.