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New homes cost $36,000 more because of an epic shortage of lumber *CNN

New homes cost $36,000 more because of an epic shortage of lumber *CNN Read the original article here New York(CNN ...
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Residential Sector Continues to Drive Construction Spending *Mortgage News Daily

Residential Sector Continues to Drive Construction Spending *Mortgage News Daily Read the original article here Nationwide spending on construction edged ...
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Second chances: How contractors can hire reentering citizens *Construction Dive

Second chances: How contractors can hire reentering citizens *Construction Dive Read the original article here For years, Jaime Rivera faced ...
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What to Consider When Choosing Construction and Building Materials *MSN

What to Consider When Choosing Construction and Building Materials *MSN Read the original article here A 2020 study by the ...
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Top 10 Construction Industry Trends To Watch For In 2021 *BigRentz, Inc.

Top 10 Construction Industry Trends To Watch For In 2021 *BigRentz,Inc. Read the original article here After a turbulent year ...
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Global Construction Industry Set to Grow 5.2% in 2021 *Contractor

Global Construction Industry Set to Grow 5.2% in 2021 *Contractor Read the original article here Following the historic collapse in ...
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3D textiles could “replace concrete and cement” in construction says Hella Jongerius *Dezeen

3D textiles could "replace concrete and cement" in construction says Hella Jongerius *Dezeen Read the original article here New three-dimensional ...
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Biden Infrastructure Plan Faces Harsh Construction Market *Propmodo

Biden Infrastructure Plan Faces Harsh Construction Market *Propmodo Read original article here Nearly all of us agree much of American ...
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How did Construction Dive’s ‘mini megacities’ fare during the pandemic? Construction Dive

How did Construction Dive's 'mini megacities' fare during the pandemic? *Construction Dive Read original article here In February of last ...
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Why Dead Trees Are ‘the Hottest Commodity on the Planet’ *The Atlantic

Why Dead Trees Are ‘the Hottest Commodity on the Planet’ *The Atlantic Why Dead Trees Are ‘the Hottest Commodity on ...
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Which Two U.S. Cities No Longer Are Among The World’s Five With Highest Building Costs? *ENR

Original Article Currency fluctuations helped push San Francisco and New York City off the list of the five most costly ...
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U.S. Housing Boom is Universal Across Geography, Buyer & Price: Ali Wolf

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2021-04-21/u-s-housing-boom-is-universal-across-geography-buyer-price-ali-wolf-video ...
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NAHB Spearheads Coalition Effort on Lumber

Read original article here https://nahbnow.com/2021/03/nahb-spearheads-coalition-effort-on-lumber/?fbclid=IwAR2--IF6hF-pPUYgb_h2d2fKv1HhZrl8lWo902XNeJ33h7r0tYJD-7wncK4 In an effort led by NAHB, more than 35 organizations today sent a letter to ...
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Powerful Green Initiatives

Powerful Green Initiatives By Abigail KnoppsClimate change is one of the most challenging issues we face today. From raging wildfires ...
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Understanding Green Building Standards in New York

Understanding Green Building Standards in New York By Abigail KnoppsAs new environmental policies and sustainability standards for construction are implemented, ...
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Decoding Carbon – Understanding Carbon over a Building’s Life Cycle

Decoding carbon - Understanding Carbon over a building’s life cycle By Abigail KnoppsWhy is it important to understand the carbon ...
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What do President-Elect Joe Biden’s Climate Plans Mean?

What do President-Elect Joe Biden’s Climate Plans Mean?By Abigail KnoppsPresident-Elect Joe Biden's climate plans are ambitious and some might say ...
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Understanding the Difference in Sustainability Metrics

“Understanding the difference in Sustainability Metrics” By Abigail Knopps and Christina Tsoucalas As sustainability grows in popularity across the globe, ...
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Mega-project The District gets back on track in downtown Jacksonville

Mega-project The District gets back on track in downtown Jacksonville Find original article: https://www.firstcoastnews.com/article/news/local/mega-project-the-district-gets-back-on-track-in-downtown-jacksonville/77-3355ae88-bded-4bb2-b678-e6168324a29f"From a downtown perspective of what that ...
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Tax changes on the horizon: What contractors need to know

Find original article: https://www.constructiondive.com/news/tax-changes-on-the-horizon-what-contractors-need-to-know/591950/As the end of 2020 approaches, even as many construction businesses are still struggling with the fallout ...
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New Jersey to transform toxic dump into COVID-19 memorial

Find original article: https://www.constructionspecifier.com/new-jersey-to-transform-toxic-dump-into-covid-19-memorial/Jersey City, New Jersey, will transform a 35-year-old toxic Superfund site into a brand new 12-ha (30-acre) ...
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Florida’s First: Construction Begins on Facility that Will Convert Landfill Methane to Renewable Natural Gas

Florida’s First: Construction Begins on Facility that Will Convert Landfill Methane to Renewable Natural Gas Find original article: https://www.environmentalleader.com/2020/12/florida-first-construction-begins-on-facility-that-will-convert-landfill-methane-to-renewable-natural-gas/Construction has ...
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Carbon-Positive Materials: No Longer Far-Fetched, Increasingly Available

Carbon-Positive Materials: No Longer Far-Fetched, Increasingly Available By Abigail Knopps and Diksha Jain What is happening now?According to a 2018 ...
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NJ spending $190M to renovate Newark Penn Station. Here’s what improvements you can expect

Find the original article at: https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/transportation/2020/12/08/newark-penn-station-getting-190-m-renovation-what-spent/6490019002/ Gov. Phil Murphy announced $190 million in long-overdue renovations to Newark Penn Station at ...
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How construction managers can provide stability and uncover opportunities in uncertain times

Find the original article at: https://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2020/12/07/how-construction-managers-can-provide-stability-an.html Covid-19 has led to challenges we never imagined the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) ...
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Resiliency at the forefront of design and construction in South Florida

Find the original article at: https://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2020/12/07/resiliency-at-the-forefront-of-design-and-construc.html As storms strengthen, sea level rises and a pandemic lingers, the word resiliency has ...
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NJ Commits to Using Offshore Wind Energy to Power More Than 3 Million Homes (nbcnewyork.com)

NJ Commits to Using Offshore Wind Energy to Power More Than 3 Million Homes New Jersey wants to be the ...
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