“Conditions have been strengthening in all regions and construction sectors for the last several months,” said AIA Chief Economist, Kermit Baker, Ph.D., Hon. AIA. “Still, we also continue to hear a mix of business conditions in the marketplace as this hesitant recovery continues to unfold.”
The regional scores were the Northeast at 56.7, Midwest at 54.7, West at 54.7, and South at 52.7.
The sector index breakdown was multifamily residential at 60.9, mixed practice at 56.9, commercial/industrial at 53.3, and institutional at 50.7.
Publication date: 3/25/2013