First Look: Q3 2016 U.S. Construction Outlook

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PRIMARY INDICATORS

The construction market across the United States remained stable and growing through third quarter,
with key indicators such as construction spending, construction backlog
and under construction pipeline showing solid progress and an expected uptick in costs.

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  Q3 2016 INDICATORS & VALUES

Top 5 Most Expensive Cities to Build in the U.S.

 Ranked by construction cost indexes

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Source: R.S. Means

Top 3 materials – construction costs

Construction spending across the U.S. continues to hit cyclical highs, but materials and labor costs are growing as well.

See how much the top three material prices have increased QOQ

Q3 2016 CONSTRUCTION OUTLOOK

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