This week's blog highlights from across the industry look at:
Building to LEED Standards Raises Home’s Resale Value
In a recent ConstructionDIVE blog post by Mary Tyler March, it was reported that in Texas, the resale value of those houses that were built to LEED standards increased an average of $25,000 compared to non-LEED homes in the state. The article cites the USGBC’s 2015 Green Building Economic Impact Study, which concludes that the trajectory of the green building sector of the U.S. construction industry is slated for expansive growth. Click here to read the full article.
5 Ways to Grow Your Construction Business
The Kabbage blog describes five ways to expand your construction business, including ways to improve revenue during slow periods or off season, improved marketing, diversifying equipment and acquisitions. To learn more, click here.
If you are interested in listening to construction industry podcasts, GenieBelt has compiled its list of the top 40 construction podcasts. The winner is The ConTechTrio Podcast, winner of Construction Junkie’s Best Construction Podcast of 2016. See the full list here.