These Are the Top 10 States for Abandoned Construction Projects

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  Although abandoned construction projects are relatively uncommon, they are something that should be on your radar – especially as they impact your business. Abandoned construction projects can indicate a few things: The condition of the property doesn’t match its completed post-construction value/exposure

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10 Top US States for Residential Remodel Spending

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There’s been a huge uptick in residential remodeling in the last several years. In some states, homeowners are investing more on average than others. To find out which states are spending the most, BuildFax analyzed the more than 80 million residential properties in our

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This is How the New Norm in Remodeling Impacts Commercial Lines

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  We recently compared commercial new construction and commercial remodeling over the course of the Great Recession. Based on the findings of our residential study, we suspected there might also be a similar trend in commercial construction. The results from this new study

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Commercial Remodeling Vs. Commercial New Construction – Is There a New Norm?

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It’s been more than eight years since the Great Recession in which both commercial and residential construction took a hit. The drastic drop happened quickly, but where is the market headed now, specifically for the commercial space? We recently compared

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How Manufacturers Can Make the Most of the New Norm in Residential Remodeling

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  We recently compared residential new construction and residential remodeling permit activity over the lifecycle of the recent housing crisis. We found that residential remodeling activity has surpassed its pre-housing crisis peaks while new construction has barely kept up.   “Given that

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The Bloodcurdling Truth About the Data That Lurks in the Dark

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Just because a property doesn’t have any permits in its history doesn’t mean it has no story to tell. The absence of permit activity on a property can actually tell you a lot. Check out the infographic below to find out

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