In a post-election environment, with developers willing to experiment with new technologies and approaches for their businesses, change is the name of the game for the construction industry heading into 2017. It is essential for the industry to keep an eye on these up-and-coming construction trends in order to best prepare their team and services.
There are at least five majors construction trends to watch for in this upcoming year. Our findings predict these construction trends will be seen throughout the U.S., with a few pertaining directly to Orange County, California. These trends emphasize the growing importance of economic diversity in our communities, the impact of the labor shortage on construction costs, and the positive implications of technology for the construction industry as a whole.
1. Overall Growth in Construction Sector
2. Post-Election Construction Economics
3. More Competition for Skilled Workers
4. Local Governments Improve Housing Affordability
5. Drone Construction Surveillance
What are construction trends that you foresee for 2017? How are you and your company going to adjust for the upcoming year of growth? Happy New Year from Murow Development Consultants .