COVID-19 Industry Resources

How Builders Are Adjusting to the New NormalProBuilderBefore the coronavirus pandemic, managing a construction site was already a full production. But throw in new safety measures, local limitations, and the headache of ensuring only one team is on site at a time ...CommercialArticle(s)4/27/2020View
Buyers Outnumber Homes As Housing Market Stages a ComebackProBuilderAfter homebuyers pulled back during the height of the pandemic, demand is slowly recoveringCommercialArticle(s)5/1/2020View
How to ease workers' anxieties about returning to the jobsiteConstructionDiveSafety managers at EV Construction fielded questions from employees and subcontractors who were concerned about the safety of working during the growing outbreak.CommercialArticle(s)5/1/2020View
The new normal: 8 ways the coronavirus crisis is changing constructionConstructionDiveU.S. jobsites are reopening but the industry will not be the same as it was before the COVID-19 outbreak. Are you ready for the paradigm shift?CommercialArticle(s)5/1/2020View
The B2B digital inflection point: How sales have changed during COVID-19Mc Kinsey & CompanyCOVID-19 is changing how B2B buyers and sellers interact. Savvy sales leaders are learning how to adapt to the next normal.CommercialArticle(s)5/1/2020View
From Lockdown to Liftoff: For Home Builders it's where to start?BuilderHere's a manifesto of the moment. Shrink fast or go big. Which would you pick?CommercialArticle(s)5/1/2020View
COVIE-19 update: How might we chart a course backBuilderAs some states begin to reopen, moving forward means balancing consumer comfort, safety, and economic resilience.CommercialArticle(s)5/1/2020View
Many manufacturers have slowed down bulding products R&D during Covid-19BuilderManufacturers are taking a “wait and see” position as they pull back funding and contract marketing and promotion.CommercialArticle(s)4/29/2020View
Pending Home Sales Drop 20% in MarchBuilderWith the Spring selling season disrupted, Realtors now expect a 14% decline in existing home sales this year.CommercialArticle(s)4/29/2020View
HouseCanary: Housing Market continued contraction last weekBuilderWeekly new listing volume of single-family detached homes is down compared to the week ending March 13, in all 41 states tracked.CommercialArticle(s)4/29/2020View
GenZ will loom large in Housing's 2020 recovery: How Pandemic and Climate ConnectBuilderLearn how the leading edge of 67 million post-Millennials will call home builder firms to account for the healthfulness and sustainability of their homesCommercialArticle(s)4/29/2020View
NAHB: Coronavirus Influencing Homeowners' Willingness to RemodelRemodelingOver 90% of remodelers in a recent survey reported a slowdown in inquiries and homeowners' willingness to remodel.CommercialArticle(s)4/24/2020View
OSHA Publishes Tips to Help Construction Employers Protect Workers During Coronavirus PandemicRemodelingThe resource includes safety best practices and complements the administration's guidance on preparing workplaces for COVID-19.CommercialArticle(s)4/24/2020View
COVID-19 Webinar Series Sponsorship OpportunitiesHanleyWoodWe've launched two new webinar series: one tracking real-time construction updates and the other, real-time housing and economic impacts.CommercialWebinarWednesdaysView
Coronavirus Impacts Suggest A Dramatic Downturn in Remodeling MarketRemodelingThe Joint Center for Housing Studies projects owner expenditures for renovations and repairs will decline at least through the first quarter of 2021 due to COVID-19.CommercialArticle(s)4/22/2020View
Zillow Sees Bounceback in TrafficBuilderCompany says this indicates home shoppers are returning to the market.CommercialArticle(s)4/22/2020View
Mid-size Private Builder Traffic is "At Stand Still" in three of four regionsBuilderBTIG/HomeSphere weekly builder survey shows slow or no activity in Northeast, Midwest and West.CommercialArticle(s)4/27/2020View
The Future of Connectivity is contactlessBuilderThe time is now to develop technology strategies to weather today's storms and survive into the future.CommercialArticle(s)4/27/2020View
Industry Updates from OHBAOntario Home Builder's AssociationFind the latest industry updates on COVID-19 from Ontario Home Builders' AssociationCommercialArticle(s)AprilView
Weekly COVID Impact TrackerThe Farnsworth GroupThe Impact of COVID on DIYers & ContractorsResidentialDataAprilView
Construction Industry Coronavirus (COVID-19) NewsDodge Data & AnalyticsCOVID-19 and its impact upon the construction industry and construction projects.CommercialArticle(s)View
Active Public Bidding OpportunitiesDodge Data & AnalyticsU.S. Map of Active Public Bidding Opportunities During Coronavirus (COVID-19).CommercialMapView
Weekly Construction Bidding OpportunitiesDodge Data & AnalyticsA list from the Dodge Construction Central database.CommercialProject ListView
“Prevail” Webinar Summit Co-hosted by Qualified RemodelerQualified RemodelerA series of webinars featuring leading remodeling and home improvement company owners and consultants.CommercialArticle(s)View
6 Dysfunctions Fence Companies Learned Amidst COVID-19American Fence AssociationJoin us and our speaker Tony Thornton, AFAs Executive Director for a webinar discussing the 6 dysfunctions a fence company is experiencing and learning from during COVID-19CommercialWebinarView
The New Coronavirus rules of business:BuilderTake a minimax regret approach to hard choices, dire conditions, uncertain risks, and better decisions and live to tell the tale.CommercialArticle(s)9/17/2020View
COVID-19 Update: The Housing Market - April 29thBuilderChief Economist Ali Wolf and Senior Managing Principal Tim Sullivan continue the COVID-19 Update: The Housing Market series, discussing the latest developments on the pandemic’s continued impact on the market.CommercialWebinar4/29/2020View
COVID-19 Impact on Building Products Demand and Residential Construction ActivityPrincipiaPrincipia is pleased to present an ongoing webinar series to help manage through the current market environment conversation with the leadership team and industry analystsCommercialWebinar4/24/2020View
Working Safely in the COVID-19 EnvironmentJLCWork is continuing, but it's a different world. Here's how companies are adjusting.CommercialArticle(s)4/23/2020View
Ten Ways to Prepare for Business to Reemerge After COVID-19BuilderNow is the time to hone your business in order to come back stronger, more efficient, and more profitable than ever.CommercialArticle(s)4/23/2020View
As ranks of jobless swell to 26 million, the question is when the hiring can begin anewBuilderUnequal damage and pain in select sectors and places could either work to buoy and spark a rebound or delay a realistic view of challenge ahead.CommercialArticle(s)4/23/2020View
Covid-19 update from Meyers research Metrostudy and BuilderBuilderHere is the sixth weekly update on the housing market in the age of the coronavirus from April 22, 2020.CommercialArticle(s)4/22/2020View
Special COVID-19 Bulletin #2: Impact on Building Product DemandPrincipiaLatest data and analysis from COVID-19 impacts on building product demandCommercialArticle(s)4/22/2020View
Financial Assistance Programs for Small BusinessesICCAThis webinar will review the benefits and logistics involved in applying for loans and grants through these new programs.CommercialWebinar4/22/2020View
Using The Right Remodeling Markups During Economic ChallengesQualified RemodelerJoin this webinar to find out how simple it actually is to determine your minimum markupCommercialWebinar4/22/2020View
Markup What-if: Clarity Regarding Remodeling MarkupsQualified RemodelerMcCadden will demonstrate and share a tool to help you experiment with different markups so you can know the reality of deviating from the minimum markup your business actually needs to use.CommercialWebinar4/22/2020View
Gloom-and-Doom Fatigue: Why craving normalcy will play a role in a Covid-19 reboundBuilderMake these six essential take-aways from the past decade's recovery the core principles of your business resilience blueprint.CommercialArticle(s)4/21/2020View
Doing business in a Post-Coronavirus worldBuilderWhen the coronavirus health crisis slows down, there's a good chance business will be conducted differently. But some things won't change.CommercialArticle(s)4/20/2020View
OSHA to Consider Employer's Good Faith Efforts When Enforcing Safety Compliance During Coronavirus PandemicRemodelingThe agency acknowledges business disruptions as a result of COVID-19 may have limited the availability and access to safety training.CommercialArticle(s)4/17/2020View
Words of wisdom for COVID-19, Downturn and BeyondBuilderThree building industry professionals reflect on past crises for insight on today’s priorities.CommercialArticle(s)4/17/2020View starts live virtual Home showingsBuilderHome shoppers can join live broadcasts from agents, tour homes and ask questions, in real time.CommercialArticle(s)4/17/2020View
Tracker: Home Improvement Pros Quantify Virus ImpactsQualified RemodelerHighlight of COVID-19 impact on Home improvement contractorsCommercialArticle(s)4/17/2020View
Jumpstar lead your flowQualified RemodelerQualified Remodeler gives some marketing insights about lead flow optimisationCommercialArticle(s)4/17/2020View
Can you use a HVAC Filters in Corona virus masks ?JLCThe Journal of light construction answers to the question of HVAC filter masks usage again COVID-19CommercialArticle(s)4/16/2020View
Housing starts plungeBuilderHousing starting to plunge due to COVID-19 shutdownCommercialArticle(s)4/16/2020View
Survey: 47% still want to see home for sale in personBuilderRealtor survey shows that virtual visits have become viable with COVID-19 however many don't' think about buying without touring a home in reality.CommercialArticle(s)4/16/2020View
How to enable virtual selling and help your business to thriveQualified Remodeler PartnerLearn the process, the platform and best practices for selling a job virtually from your home office.CommercialWebinar4/16/2020View
Builders are essentials Cash Crash CourseBuilderEpisode 2 of Builders Are Essentials WebinarCommercialWebinar4/15/2020View
COVID-19 Update: The Housing Market - April 15thBuilderChief Economist Ali Wolf and Senior Managing Principal Tim Sullivan continue the COVID-19 Update: The Housing Market series, discussing the latest developments on the pandemic’s continued impact on the market.CommercialWebinar4/15/2020View
Will Home Building Rebuild After the Coronavirus?ProBuilderFinancial analysts give answers on home building market concerns about Covid-19 impactCommercialArticle(s)4/14/2020View
RE/MAX warns investors on Covid-19 ImpactBuilderRE/MAX warns about the impacts of COVID-19 on worldwide housing marketResidentialArticle(s)4/14/2020View
Working Through the CARES ActEverCommerceAn EverCommerce Webinar SeriesCommercialWebinar4/14/2020View
McCadden: Use RRP Training to Mitigate Covid-19 and Help Keep Business GoingQualified RemodelerLead-safe work practices are the perfect means to keep your clients and your employees safe.CommercialBlog4/14/2020View
NAHB Calls for Safety Stand DownQualified RemodelerA Ten Minute Review of Safety Procedures Called For During Covid-19 PandemicCommercialArticle(s)4/14/2020View
Register Now for NRCA’s COVID-19 Telephone Town HallQualified RemodelerRegister for NRCA's COVID-19 Telephone Town Hall Tuesday, April 14, at 4:20 p.m. EDT for developments regarding COVID-19 related to the roofing industry.CommercialTownhall4/14/2020View
Help customers to make better decisions to protect their assets in a pandemicRoofers Coffee ShopRCS Influencer Charles Antis talks with Susan DeGrassi about helping owners make decisions quickly and swiftly.CommercialArticle(s)4/13/2020View
What can builders market during a pandemicProBuilderDuring a crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic, consumers are looking to brand marketers for two things: support and securityCommercialArticle(s)4/13/2020View
Difficult times create opportunityBuilderTurn challenges into opportunities: Housing experts deliver tips on how to survive during the pandemicCommercialArticle(s)4/13/2020View
Difficultties to create opportunity: 20 expert tips for managing during the pandemicBuilderTwenty experts in all areas of housing share tips on how to survive during the pandemic and turn challenges into opportunitiesCommercialArticle(s)4/13/2020View
Facing A Two-Headed Coronavirus Threat--Work Stoppages And Consumer Momentum Collapse--Here's Why #BuildersAreEssentialHanley WoodRegister today for Episode #2 of our webinar series on how to survive economic stress and financial shocks to housing's ecosystem.CommercialWebinar4/13/2020View
COVID-19 Update: ‘Don’t Let This Defeat You’Hanley WoodDespite ongoing challenges, Ali Wolf and Tim Sullivan point out positives and urge builders to keep moving forward.CommercialArticle(s)4/13/2020View
Survey Says' Maybe What We Want To Hear; Instead, Look At Behavior As Signal Of What We're In ForHanley WoodTake swift, decisive, certainly painful, and possibly counter-intuitive action to preserve cash for ongoing disruption.CommercialArticle(s)4/13/2020View
Difficult Times Create Opportunity: 20 Expert Tips For Managing During The PandemicHanley WoodTwenty experts in all areas of housing share tips on how to survive during the pandemic and turn challenges into opportunitiesCommercialArticle(s)4/13/2020View
Coronavirus Construction LimitsProSalesState-by-State TrackerCommercialArticle(s)4/11/2020View
Keeping a Customer-Centric Culture During Social DistancingHanley WoodMarketing InsightCommercialArticle(s)4/11/2020View
COVID-19 Update: Don't Let This Defeat You'BuilderDespite ongoing challenges, Ali Wolf and Tim Sullivan point out positives and urge builders to keep moving forward.CommercialArticle(s)4/10/2020View
AIA Report Predicts "Derailed" Residential MarketBuilderThe Institute's latest report foresees a decline in residential architecture business for March and April.CommercialArticle(s)4/10/2020View
Facing a Two-Headed Coronavirus ThreatBuilderRegister today for Episode #2 of our webinar series on how to survive economic stress and financial shocks to housing's ecosystem.CommercialWebinar4/10/2020View
How to Tweak Your Ad Copy, Creative, and Offering When Running Facebook Ads in the COVID-19 ClimateHanley WoodMarketing InsightCommercialArticle(s)4/10/2020View
How the Rise of Digital Strategies Is Keeping the Housing Market AliveProBulderHousing market shifts to the cyber side amid the pandemicCommercialArticle(s)4/10/2020View
A 'Both/And' Leadership Challenge During Coronavirus Crisis: Deal With Now And Plan For TomorrowProsalesLearn more about what to do today to survive pause or barrel through the crisis and come out intact for a recovery ahead.CommercialArticle(s)4/9/2020View
CARES Act Offers Forgivable Loans to Small BusinessesProSalesLoans up to 250% of monthly payroll or $10 million are available through the Paycheck Protection Program.CommercialArticle(s)4/9/2020View
International Code Council Launches Resources for COVID-19 Work ChallengesProSalesNew webinar series and how-to documents help building and fire professionals adapt to a virtual work environment.CommercialArticle(s)4/9/2020View
For COVID-19 Safety, Building Departments Turn to "Virtual" InspectionsJLCOn many jobsites, inspections are now happening remotely. More jurisdictions are likely to follow.CommercialArticle(s)4/9/2020View
'These Are Not Protocols, These Are Promises': Ensuring Clients and Employees Stay Safe During Coronavirus PandemicJLCClear company communication and precautions can put homeowners at ease in this time of uncertainty.CommercialArticle(s)4/9/2020View
International code concil launches resources for Covid-19 work challengesBuilderNew webinar series and how-to documents help building and fire professionals adapt to a virtual work environment.CommercialWebinar4/9/2020View
The New Coronavirus Rules of Business: Step ONE - SurviveBulderTake a 'minimax regret' approach to hard choices, dire conditions, uncertain risks, and better decisions,... and live to tell the tale.CommercialArticle(s)4/9/2020View
COVID-19: Fence IndustryAmerican Fence AssociationWhat you need to knowCommercialArticle(s)4/9/2020View
The Housing Market - April 8thBuilderCOVID-19 UpdateCommercialWebinar4/8/2020View
A Glimpse past coronavirus' plateaus reveals real estate's craggy range of hopes, beliefs,and unknownsBuilderHere's two data-driven "musts" for navigating continued business peril as Covid-19 infection rates start to taper.CommercialArticle(s)4/8/2020View
Impact on Residential Construction ActivityPrincipiaSpecial COVID-19 Bulletin #1CommercialArticle(s)4/7/2020View
Impact on Building Product DemandPrincipiaSpecial COVID-19 Bulletin #2CommercialArticle(s)4/7/2020View
No One is Going to SAVE You; You Have to Save YourselfRoofers Coffee ShopRCS influencer Wendy Marvin shares some solid advice on just how to save your business.CommercialArticle(s)4/7/2020View
COVID-19 & The Fence IndustryAmerican Fence AssociationImportant video message from AFA's AFA's Executive Director, Tony Thornton, CFP, CAGOI, CAGSD.CommercialVideo4/6/2020View
COVID-19 Update: “Preserve, Generate, Reinvent”Hanley WoodInsights from Hanley WoodCommercialArticle(s)4/6/2020View
Real Estate Industry Adapts, Keeps Moving ForwardProSalesOnline tours, electronic signatures and drive-up notaries are making the wheels turn.CommercialArticle(s)4/6/2020View
6 Causes of Operational WasteProSalesLearn why lumberyard-owned component manufacturing plants consistently make lower net profits.CommercialArticle(s)4/6/2020View
Practical ways to lead yourself during a crisisSmart BriefHere are some practical ways to lead yourself.CommercialArticle(s)4/6/2020View
NAHB Finds Home Building Could Spark Economic RecoveryProBuilderBuilding 1,000 Homes Packs an Economic PunchCommercialArticle(s)4/6/2020View
Is home building essential?ProBuilderThe Department of Homeland Security says yesCommercialArticle(s)4/4/2020View
Coronavirus and ConstructionENRConstruction Job Totals Start to Fall, with 29,000 Drop in MarchCommercialArticle(s)4/3/2020View
COVID-19 Update: The Housing MarketBuilderHow Covid-19 is affecting the housing market.ResidentialWebinar4/1/2020View
Construction Costs Continue to Rise in 2020Commercial Property ExecutiveEven before challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic, high construction costs were making some deals impossible to pencil.CommercialArticle(s)4/1/2020View
Dive BriefConstructionDiveAI app debuted to track jobsite social distancing practices.CommercialArticle(s)4/1/2020View
COVID-19 Crushes Consumer ConfidenceBuilderShort-term outlook turns sharply negative as virus-induced shutdown takes its toll.CommercialArticle(s)3/31/2020View
Addressing Pandemic-Related Supply Chain IssuesBulderFive vital discussion points to ensure construction progress is able to continue through this stressed environment.CommercialArticle(s)3/31/2020View
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) ForecastDodge Data & AnalyticsUpdate from Dodge Data & Analytics' Chief EconomistCommercialData3/31/2020View
New York Architects on How COVID-19 Is Urging Us to Rethink Home DesigndwellThe pandemic is already reshaping our ideas of home to emphasize wellness, hygiene, and work/life balance.CommercialArticle(s)3/31/2020View
Roofing Technology SmartBriefRT3Progressive news for the roofing and construction industry.ResidentialE-Newsletter3/30/2020View
How Roofing Contractors are Enduring the COVID-19 PandemicRoofing ContractorHow Paul Bange Roofing employees are staying on the job.CommercialArticle(s)3/30/2020View
Realtors Serve Up Tips for Virtual ShowingsBulderLearn three key tips to help your business pivot to a virtual experience, remain effective, and keep your clients well informed.CommercialArticle(s)3/30/2020View
Best Practices for Coronavirus Safety and Prevention on the JobsiteremodelingThe Construction Industry Safety Coalition published guidance for contractors and companies working during the global health crisis.CommercialArticle(s)3/27/2020View
Survey: Coronavirus Has Halted or Delayed 28% of Contractors' ProjectsremodelingNearly a quarter of contractors indicated deliveries from suppliers have been delayed or cancelled as a result of the pandemic, according to a survey conducted by the AGC.CommercialArticle(s)3/27/2020View
Bracing for the COVID-19 Storm: Builders Know Something's Happening, But Not Exactly What.BuilderLetter from the BUILDER editor: Expect big impact, and ready your teams for the heaviest weather in the months ahead as the U.S. economy seeks its reset point.CommercialArticle(s)3/26/2020View
New Home Insights PodcastJohn Burns, Real Estate ConsultantIssues, interviews, and insights into the U.S. housing market. Monthly takes on what’s happening in the housing market today, and what might be happening tomorrow. From the John Burns Real Estate Consulting team.ResidentialPodcast3/19/2020View
Navigating Roofing and Service Sales During the COVID-19 CrisisRoofing ContractorRyan Groth's thoughts on the COVID-19 pandemic .CommercialArticle(s)3/18/2020View