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Feb 05, 2016, 08:22 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Moves Higher in January

The Dodge Momentum Index rose 2.4% in January to 126.4 (2000=100) from its December reading of 123.4. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of...

Feb 04, 2016, 10:20 ET
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Commercial & Multifamily Construction Starts in 2015 Reveal New York City Metropolitan Area Leading the U.S.

A ranking of the top U.S. metropolitan areas by the dollar amount of construction starts for commercial and multifamily building shows the New York...

Jan 21, 2016, 14:43 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

New Construction Starts in December Improve 4 Percent; Annual Total for 2015 Climbs 8 Percent to $645.5 Billion

New construction starts in December advanced 4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $591.6 billion, according to Dodge Data &...

Jan 20, 2016, 10:30 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics Unveils "Sweets app for Revit"; App Seamlessly Links Architects, Engineers & Contractors with Building Product Manufacturers Within Autodesk Revit(R)

Dodge Data & Analytics Unveils "Sweets app for Revit"

 For more than a century, Dodge Data & Analytics' Sweets (http://sweets.construction.com/) has connected architecture, engineering and...

Jan 08, 2016, 08:50 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Rebounds in December

 The Dodge Momentum Index rose 4.1% in December to 125.2 (2000=100) from its November reading of 120.3, essentially reversing the 3.6% decline...

Dec 18, 2015, 16:02 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

November Construction Slides 5 Percent

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $563.3 billion, new construction starts in November fell 5% from the previous month, according to Dodge...

Dec 09, 2015, 10:50 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

Study Finds BIM Offers Substantial Benefits for Construction Industry

 The benefits of BIM (building information modeling) and other technology advancements that allow the exchange of information on design and...

Dec 07, 2015, 07:50 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Falls in November

 The Dodge Momentum Index fell 3.7% in November to 119.9 (2000=100) from its October reading of 124.5. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure...

Nov 20, 2015, 14:21 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

New Construction Starts in October Climb 13 Percent

 New construction starts in October advanced 13% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $591.1 billion, according to Dodge Data &...

Nov 18, 2015, 10:00 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

New Study Suggests Strong Outlook for Green Homes

 During the prolonged housing downturn, green homes provided support to the ailing residential market and now promise to be an important...

Nov 06, 2015, 08:05 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Declines in October

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 4.8% in October to 125.2 (2000=100) from its September reading of 131.5. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of...

Oct 30, 2015, 13:40 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

New Construction Starts in 2016 to Grow 6% to $712 Billion According to Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Data & Analytics (http://www.construction.com) today released its 2016 Dodge Construction Outlook, a mainstay in construction industry...

Oct 19, 2015, 13:02 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

New Construction Starts in September Slip 5 Percent

The value of new construction starts in September dropped 5% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $523.7 billion,...

Oct 07, 2015, 10:05 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Jumps in September

The Dodge Momentum Index moved 5.8% higher in September to 133.5 (2000=100) from its August reading of 126.2. The Momentum Index is a monthly...

Oct 01, 2015, 14:46 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

Get the Construction Industry's 2016 Economic Forecast at Dodge Data & Analytics' Outlook Executive Conference, October 29-30, 2015 in Washington, DC

 Dodge Data & Analytics (http://construction.com/) will present its 77th annual forum for construction and economic leaders, the 2016 Dodge...

Sep 22, 2015, 09:50 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

New Construction Starts in August Fall 11 Percent

 New construction starts in August dropped 11% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $554.5 billion, according to Dodge Data &...

Sep 17, 2015, 10:10 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Data & Analytics to Present Construction Industry's Economic Forecast at 2016 Dodge Construction Outlook Executive Conference

 Dodge Data & Analytics (http://construction.com/) today announced its 77th annual forum for construction industry leaders, the 2016 Dodge...

Sep 08, 2015, 13:05 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Moves Higher in August

 The Dodge Momentum Index increased to 128.3 (2000=100) in August, up 2.8% from its July reading of 124.8, according to Dodge Data &...

Aug 20, 2015, 14:54 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

New Construction Starts in July Hold Steady

 At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $629.4 billion, new construction starts in July were essentially unchanged from June's pace, according...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:19 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

First Half 2015 Commercial and Multifamily Construction Starts Show New York City Metropolitan Area Leading the Nation

 A ranking of the top U.S. metropolitan areas by the dollar amount of new commercial and multifamily construction starts reveals the New York...