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Construction Spending Fell 1.3% in February

Construction Spending Fell 1.3% in February

Washington, DC, April 1, 2020-Construction spending during February 2020 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,366.7 billion, 1.3% below the revised January estimate of $1,384.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

March PMI Marks Slight Decline

March PMI Marks Slight Decline

Tempe, AZ, April 1, 2020—The March Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) registered 49.1%, down one percentage point from the February reading of 50.1%, according to the latest Manufacturing ISM Report On Business.

Teknoflor Reduces Price of Sheet Goods for Healthcare Facility Construction

Teknoflor Reduces Price of Sheet Goods for Healthcare Facility Construction

Milwaukee, WI, April 1, 2020—Teknoflor announces that it has dramatically reduced prices on first quality sheet products to assist with FEMA contractors and related essential service providers to ensure the accessibility and availability of resilient products for use in temporary care facilities related to COVID-19.

Home Prices Rose 3.9% in January, Says Case-Shiller

Home Prices Rose 3.9% in January, Says Case-Shiller

New York, NY, March 31, 2020—Home prices made a 3.9% annual gain in January, up from 3.7% in the previous month, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price NSA Index, covering all nine U.S. census divisions.