Posts Tagged ‘ABI’
ABI Turns Positive after Four Straight Monthly DeclinesSeptember 21st, 2011
AIA reported the August ABI score was 51.4, following a very weak score of 45.1 in July. This score reflects an increase in demand for design
ABI Drops For Fifth Straight MonthAugust 17th, 2011
The new projects inquiry index was 53.7, a considerable slowdown from a reading of 58.1 in
AIA Database Of Stalled Construction ProjectsJuly 5th, 2011
The AIA will establish a new survey that will begin to identify and analyze stalled projects from around the country that could be moved forward on almost any front but for the lack of financing.
Architecture Billings Index Remains in ReverseJune 22nd, 2011
Inquiries for new projects drop to slowest pace of growth since February
Architecture Billings Index Continues Positive MomentumJanuary 19th, 2011
On the heels of its highest mark since 2007, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) jumped more than two points in December.
ABI Reverts Back into Negative TerritoryNovember 18th, 2010
Following the first positive reading since January 2008, the ABI dropped nearly two points in October. As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the ABI reflects the approximate nine to 12 month lag time between architecture billings and construction
ABI Positive For First Time In Over Two YearsOctober 20th, 2010
For the first time since January 2008, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) indicated a growth in design activity in September, increasing for the fourth straight month.
Modest Improvement in AIA Architecture Billings IndexSeptember 23rd, 2010
The AIA reported the August ABI score was 48.2, up slightly from a reading of 47.9 the previous month.
Still Showing Weakness, ABI Increases SlightlyAugust 18th, 2010
Following a two-month soft patch, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) rose almost two full points in