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March 5, 2014: January Construction Spending Posts Biggest Increase Since 2006

Growth Comes Despite Harsh Winter Weather
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Total construction spending in January posted the largest year-over-year increase since 2006, with growth in public construction as well as private residential and nonresidential spending, according to an analysis of new Census Bureau data by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).


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June 4, 2013: Construction Spending Edges Higher in April

Strong Residential and Mixed Private Nonresidential Activity Offset Public Decline
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Total construction spending registered a small gain in April but showed very mixed patterns among major segments, according to an analysis of new Census Bureau data by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).


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March 11, 2013: Construction Executives Expect Nonresidential Construction to Improve

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Construction industry executives are optimistic that local nonresidential construction activity will improve in 2013, according to a survey by Wells Fargo Equipment Finance Inc., a subsidiary of Wells Fargo & Co.


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Residential Construction Up in September

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For HVACR contractors who are involved in the residential construction market, there may be good news on the way. The latest numbers from this sector show that construction activity is picking up.


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June Construction Spending Increases

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The U.S. Commerce Department announced that U.S. construction spending increased for the third straight month in June. Overall U.S. construction spending grew by 0.4 percent in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $842.1 billion.


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July 9, 2012: May Construction Spending Up 0.9 Percent Over April; Up 7 Percent Over May 2011

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The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce has announced that construction spending during May 2012 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $830 billion, 0.9 percent above the revised April estimate of $822.5 billion. The May 2012 figure is 7 percent above the May 2011 estimate of $775.8 billion.


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