This flagship report from Dodge Data & Analytics provides the outlook for U.S. construction starts in 2017, including a detailed forecast of the industry's economic environment and market trends. Robert Murray, vice president of economic affairs, discusses recent developments and how they are shaping the construction outlook. The report includes over 50 charts, tables and graphs to help readers visualize market trends.
Total construction starts are expected to increase 5% in 2017 and will reach $713 billion. The Dodge Data & Analytics’ 2017 Construction Outlook is a comprehensive 32-page look at the major sectors of the construction market. It includes detailed information about specific categories within the residential, nonresidential and engineering sectors and provides an outlook for construction within each of the five major regions of the country.