D-FW commercial building starts are up 27 percent in first half of 2016


top_US_commericial_constructionBy Steve Brown and the Dallas Morning News

Dallas-Fort Worth commercial construction starts have risen by 27 percent in the first half of the year, compared with the same period in 2015.

And the D-FW area ranked in the top 10 markets in the country for commercial and apartment building, according to a new report by Dodge Data & Analytics.

Starts of  more than $2.8 billion in North Texas commercial projects were recorded for the ranking.

Dodge Data tracks project including office buildings, stores, hotels, warehouses, garages and service stations and multifamily housing. Read More >