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Construction Spending Slid 2.1% in May

Construction Spending Slid 2.1% in May

Washington, DC, July 1, 2020—Construction spending during May 2020 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,356.4 billion, 2.1% below the revised April estimate of $1,386.1 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Home Prices Rose 4.7% YOY in April, Says Case Shiller

Home Prices Rose 4.7% YOY in April, Says Case Shiller

New York, NY, June 30, 2020—Home prices made a 4.7% annual gain in April, up from 4.6% 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.

NAFCD Members Discuss Affects of COVID

NAFCD Members Discuss Affects of COVID

Chicago, IL, June 30, 2020-Last month, the North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors (NAFCD) hosted a virtual town hall open to all NAFCD members to address the needs and challenges faced during COVID-19 pandemic.

Engineering Experts Weigh in on How COVID Will Alter Space

Engineering Experts Weigh in on How COVID Will Alter Space

Washington, DC, June 30, 2020-A roundtable of engineering industry experts said Thursday that COVID-19 will force retrofitting of existing buildings, and future building design measures to enhance post-pandemic safety and comfort for occupants.