Federal Reserve: Increases in Hiring & Materials Cost
The “Beige Book” is a compilation of informal soundings of business conditions in each of the 12 Federal Reserve Districts, which are referenced by the name of their headquarters cities. The latest Beige Book, issued Oct. 18, is based on information collected from late August through October 6 and included these comments relevant to...
Margaret Hewitt Reflects on the ACE Mentoring Program
Montrie Rucker Adams of Visibility Marketing Inc.'s interview with Margaret Hewitt, President of The Construction Green Team.
How long have you been in the program?
Since the beginning. I was at University Hospitals when we started the ACE program. We were the first sponsor with Gilbane at...
Cleveland is Having a Residential Development Explosion
By Cleveland Jewish News' Becky Raspe, Special Sections Staff Reporter
...we’re finding is that a lot of the people that are looking at us are downsizing from the suburbs and want to move back to the city to get closer to the cultural center."
Cleveland's Third Quarter 2017 Office Market Repeats Itself
Publised by Newmark Knight Frank's Research Center
The third quarter of 2017 saw the Greater Cleveland market bounce back from the prior quarter's negative tenancy return, which had snapped an 18-quarter streak of positive tenancy gains."
Euclid Warehouse to Become Next Home for Amazon
By Stan Bullard, reporter for Crain's Cleveland Business
Marking the transition of a huge property from traditional retail to e-commerce, Amazon announced on Thursday, Sept. 28, that it has agreed to lease a 1.7million-square-foot fulfillment center that will be constructed on the site of long-distressed...
CEA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE WEEK IN REVIEW - OCTOBER 10, 2017
IntroThe Ohio Legislature continues to work at a modest pace with committees and taskforce meetings being held. At the local level, the County Council has worked on a steady number of ordinances and resolutions as they gear up for their all important budget hearings. Below, are issues CEA is...
MetroHealth Transformation Update
Walter Jones, Senior Vice President, Campus Transformation says several CEA members to partner in this transformation project.
Turner will partner with Donley’s and several minority-owned partners including Adrian Maldonado & Associates, McTech Corp., Ozanne Construction Company and several others to be announced as the...
Construction Lenders Get Creative To Fund Projects, Reduce Risk During The Labor Shortage
Article by Julie Littman, Bisnow Bay Area
While construction firms are focusing on retention and improved job safety, financiers and borrowers are shifting their efforts to accommodate the rising construction costs and to lock in quality labor."
Tax Reform Framework Released
From the website of Ciuni & Panichi, Inc. (Certified Public Accountants and Business Advisors)
The Trump Administration, the House Committee on Ways and Means, and the Senate Committee on Finance released a framework for tax reform yesterday that they hope will be enacted by year-end."...
Firms Creating New Models for Student Internships
Written by Jim Parson, ENR
While internships have long been a career- development staple, many contractors have taken a fresh look at their programs’ structure and content in light of the heightened competition for a shrinking talent pool"