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Despite Headwinds, Contractor Confidence On Rise


By Kinsey Cooper, Associated Builders and Contractors Washington, D.C. – Associated Builders and Contractors’ Construction Confidence Index (CCI) shows confidence among nonresidential contractors increased slightly during the first half of 2013, despite sequestration and rising interest rates. “As the economic recovery enters its fifth year, nonresidential construction prospects continue to brighten,” said ABC Chief Economist… Read More →

Living Below Zero-Creation of the Most Sustainable Cities

Climate Positive Development Program, Below Zero Sustainable City
by in Green | Real Estate

Unveiled in May at the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group summit in Seoul, South Korea, the Climate Positive Development Program will help real estate developers and local governments craft 16 of the most sustainable urban communities found anywhere on Earth. “As the Earth’s population increases and our cities grow, we need to ensure we have… Read More →