Rankings Recognize Best Metros For Corporate HQs, Business Climate

Business Facilities

In Business Facilities’ 2022 Metro Rankings Report, cities across the U.S. and Canada are hot spots for corporate headquarters, best business climates.

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Business Facilities’ 2022 Metro Rankings Report

Business Facilities

Metro areas and cities of all sizes are recognized for attracting and retaining businesses from numerous industry sectors in Business Facilities' 2022 Metro Rankings Report.

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Metro Rankings Report Honors Thriving Industrial Parks, Logistics Leaders

Business Facilities

Elk Grove Business Park, IL leads Industrial Parks, while Memphis, TN tops Logistics Leaders in Business Facilities’ 18th Annual Rankings Report.

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Business Facilities’ 2021 Metro Rankings Report

Business Facilities

Millennials are migrating into Connecticut from New York City and Boston in droves, making Greater Hartford, CT the top-ranked Millennial Magnet in Business Facilities' 2021 Metro Rankings Report.

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LA Metro Breaks Ground on the Airport Metro Connector

ENR Construction

LA Metro recently broke ground on the Airport Metro Connector that will connect the city's Metro system to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX

Business Facilities’ 2019 Metro Rankings Report

Business Facilities

15th Annual Rankings: 2019 Metro Rankings Report. W e’ve subdivided our metro Economic Growth Potential ranking into small, medium and large categories this year. Atlanta, GA; San Antonio, TX and Phoenix, AZ are the top-ranked large metros in this flagship category, respectively. Metro Atlanta, home to 15 Fortune 500 companies, has become a red-hot tech hub. The Atlanta MSA is the 10th-largest metro economy in the nation with a GDP of $385.5

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Metros Where New Rental Construction is Thriving

Pro Builder

Metros Where New Rental Construction is Thriving. The metros posting the highest expected rental unit openings this year range from Seattle to Dallas, but Charlotte, NC posted the highest one-year change in rentals added, up 10,723 units for a 100% increase.

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Employment Falls in 62% of Metros in June

Construction Equipment

Construction employment decreased in 225, or 62 percent, out of 358 metro areas in June compared to the same period last year, despite widespread increases from May to June, according to an analysis of government data that the Associated General Contractors of America. “It’s

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Papa John’s Picks Metro Atlanta For New Global Headquarters

Business Facilities

Papa John’s will relocate its global headquarters from Louisville, KY to metro Atlanta, delivering 200 jobs to the area in 2021. Read: Papa John’s Picks Metro Atlanta For New Global Headquarters at BusinessFacilities.com.

Commercial, multifamily construction starts rise 11% YOY in top 20 metros: Dodge

Construction Dive

The top 10 metros in the combined category were responsible for 45% of all starts, but multifamily dips will "affect more metros in the coming year," according to a recent Dodge Data and Analytics report

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Construction Employment Increases in 218 Metros

Construction Equipment

Construction employment grew in 218, or 61 percent, out of 358 metro areas between March 2018 and March 2019, declined in 83 (23 percent) and was unchanged in 57, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Business Facilities’ 2018 Metro Rankings Report

Business Facilities

Business Facilities' 2018 Metro Rankings Report takes a look at the hot topics in economic development on the city level, including solar energy, job growth, economic growth potential, diversity, and more. Read: Business Facilities’ 2018 Metro Rankings Report at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Migrating Americans Are Driving Up Home Prices in Popular Metros

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Migrating Americans Are Driving Up Home Prices in Popular Metros. According to Redfin, 31% of online users expressed interest in moving to another metro in 2021, up from 25.6% ldeakins. Tue, 02/08/2022 - 12:10.

New York, San Francisco Top Fintech, Crypto Leaders Rankings

Business Facilities

New York City leads the pack in Fintech, San Francisco is the Crypto Market Leader, and Morgantown, WV tops new Metros For Movers list in Business Facilities’ 18th Annual Rankings Report.

Large to Small Metro Migration Accelerates

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Large to Small Metro Migration Accelerates. In the past several years, domestic migrants have increasingly fled large metros to seek out stronger job markets and more affordable housing in smaller cities, and that trend is only accelerating, according to a recent report by New Geography.

Housing Prices Outpace Wages in Smaller Metros

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Housing Prices Outpace Wages in Smaller Metros. Migrating buyers are sending housing prices to record highs in small metros, but wage growth can’t keep up. ldeakins. Fri, 05/06/2022 - 10:34.

Barely One-third Of Metros Add Const. Jobs In Past Year

Construction Equipment

Only 34 percent of the nation’s metro areas—just over one-third—added construction jobs from November 2019 to November 2020, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Employment Grew in 65% of Metro Regions

Construction Equipment

Comparing data to October 2018, AGC said employment declined in 69 metros and was unchanged

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Employment Increases in 231 Metro Areas

Construction Equipment

Construction employment grew in 231, or 65 percent, out of 358 metro areas between October 2018 and 2019, declined in 69, and was unchanged in 58, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.

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LA Metro Pursues Alternative Project Delivery Methods

ENR Construction

At the 61st Western Winter Workshop, panelists discussed ways, such as technology, to increase collaboration and innovation

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Best Project, Rail/Transit: Cairo Metro Line 3 - Phase 4B

ENR Construction

Soil contamination prompted construction of a 7-km-long extension of Cairo Metro’s Line 3 on a viaduct instead of below ground, as first planned

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Eight Companies Investing $71M In Huntsville Metro

Business Facilities

Read: Eight Companies Investing $71M In Huntsville Metro at BusinessFacilities.com. The eight new economic development projects in 2020 will bring 510 new jobs to the Huntsville, AL area.

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Metro Denver and Colorado Springs Inch Into the 10 Least Affordable U.S. Housing Markets

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Metro Denver and Colorado Springs Inch Into the 10 Least Affordable U.S. With rising demand and inadequate regional supply, Colorado metros like Denver are seeing home price gains topping 20%. . Housing Markets. ldeakins. Tue, 03/08/2022 - 10:23.

Single-Family Homes Are Appreciating Faster Than Ever, Especially in These Popular Metros

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Single-Family Homes Are Appreciating Faster Than Ever, Especially in These Popular Metros. Single-family home prices have risen steadily since 1990, but not all of the nation's 50 most populated metro areas have seen equal growth.

Business Facilities’ 11th Annual Rankings Report: Metro and Global Rankings

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We’ve revamped our Metro and Global rankings this year to include some new technology oriented benchmarks. Business Facilities’ 11th Annual Rankings Report: Metro and Global Rankings appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Articles By Location Cover Story Featured Post International Magazine Magazine Highlights Recent Issues Special Reports BF-july/august-2015 Business Facilities Economic Growth Global Rankings metro rankings rankings Technology

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Const. Employment Declines in Most Metros

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Construction firms are experiencing widespread project deferrals and cancellations, along with disruptions to ongoing work and few new project awards, as the economic damage from the pandemic drags down industry employment. The survey results make it clear that the months-long pandemic is

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A New Metro Denver Home for Under $350,000? One Home Builder Proves it’s Possible

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A New Metro Denver Home for Under $350,000? Oakwood Homes reveals a new line of stand-alone starter homes called On2, which are listed at significantly lower prices than most homes for sale in metro Denver. One Home Builder Proves it’s Possible. ecatalano. Tue, 08/02/2022 - 12:01.

A New Metro Denver Home for Under $350,000? One Home Builder Proves it’s True

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A New Metro Denver Home for Under $350,000? One Home Builder reveals a new line of stand-alone starter homes called On2, which are being listed significantly lower than most homes in metro Denver. Most houses in metro Denver only start their listings at $350,000.

Denver Metro Housing Market Hits Cooling Period

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Denver Metro Housing Market Hits Cooling Period. Though the housing market is still hot in most metro areas across the United States, Denver is seeing a major cooling period with fewer home sales and active listings during the month of October. .

The Housing Market May Be Slowing, but Prices in These Popular Metros Are Still Soaring

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The Housing Market May Be Slowing, but Prices in These Popular Metros Are Still Soaring. After years of record-breaking gains, the housing market is, by most accounts, beginning to cool, but some popular metros are still seeing persistent growth.

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Metro Denver Drops to the 5th Least Affordable U.S. Market

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Metro Denver Drops to the 5th Least Affordable U.S. Home prices are outpacing household incomes across metro Denver, leaving buyers with few options for affordable housing. Market. ldeakins. Wed, 04/13/2022 - 10:45.

Denver Metro Continues Strong Market in 2022

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Denver Metro Continues Strong Market in 2022. After a hot year for home buying in 2021, metro Denver could set the scene for more record demand catapulting appreciation and sale prices into 2022, reports The Denver Post. ldeakins. Mon, 01/03/2022 - 10:24.

10 Fastest Growing Metros in the U.S.

Contractor Magazine

These markets are growing two or three times faster than most other metropolitan areas in the U.S. Media Galleries

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Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners

Business Facilities

Austin, TX added to its impressive record of success in Business Facilities’ Metro Rankings Report with the best across-the-board showing in the magazine’s 2015 edition. Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest 2015 Austin blog-August-2015 metro rankings Nashville north carolina Raleigh rankings tennesseeBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

29 Metro Areas Add Construction Jobs in May

Construction Equipment

Construction employment increased in 329 out of 358 metro areas between April and May as a new survey finds that two-thirds of highway construction firms had at least one crash in the past year at highway work zones they operate.

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Best Project, Rail: Sydney Metro Northwest

ENR Construction

A team from throughout Australia, Europe, Asia and South Africa collaborated to deliver unprecedented levels of mobility and transit-oriented development for Sydney via the new 36-km Sydney Metro Northwest

One-Fifth Metro Areas Lost Construction Jobs between September 2020-2021, Reports AGC

Construction Superintendent Magazine

metro areas lost construction jobs between September 2020 and September 2021, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of government employment data. Nearly one-fifth of U.S.

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Texas Is Home to More Than One Overvalued Metro

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Texas Is Home to More Than One Overvalued Metro. According to a recent measurement of regional housing markets conducted by Florida Atlantic University, Austin is the second most overvalued metro in the nation with a median home price of $589,600, Fortune reports.

Metro Denver Housing Market Ends the Year With Meager Supply

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Metro Denver Housing Market Ends the Year With Meager Supply. The median price of a single-family home in metro Denver rose 19.3% Metro Denver, a region with 1.4 Going back to 1985, the metro area has averaged 12,652 homes for sale at the end of December.

As Homebuyer Demand Drops, Inventory Is on the Rise in Metro Denver

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As Homebuyer Demand Drops, Inventory Is on the Rise in Metro Denver. The total number of for-sale homes and condos in metro Denver rose by nearly two-thirds between May and June, and twice as many properties are on the market compared with just one year ago, The Denver Post reports.