Tag Archives: Commercial

Another Top-10 List — The Most Expensive Buildings Ever Built

When it comes to the most expensive buildings ever built, my thoughts go to solid rocket missile plants (have done that analysis), aerospace and aircraft manufacturing (ditto), refineries, major industrial projects or similar properties. Was I ever wrong. Business Insider came up with the list of the most costly buildings ever built — after adjusting …Read more

Demand is Outstripping Supply in Multifamily Housing

Let’s go with the bottom line first: Supply is not keeping up with demand for housing in almost all parts of the country. In the 12 months ending May 2014, the U.S. issued building permits (both single and multifamily) for 940,031 total dwelling units. These consisted of 566,983 singe family units, 23,924 dwelling units in …Read more