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European Residential Construction: End of the Lean Period in Sight

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Feb 18, 2013: According to EUROCONSTRUCT's latest forecast, residential construction activity in the network's 19 partner countries should stabilise at around -0.8% in 2013, after shrinking by around 3½% in Europe last year to 585 billion euros. However, the mood in the sector is confident. Construction experts expect the overall trend for the EUROCONSTRUCT group to be positive, and forecast growth of 2½% for 2014 and 3% for 2015.

Publication (in German)

  1. Dorffmeister, Ludwig, "Europäischer Wohnungsbau: Ende der Durststrecke in diesem Jahr – positive Erwartungen für 2014 und 2015: Ausgewählte Ergebnisse der Euroconstruct-Winterkonferenz 2012", ifo Schnelldienst 66 (03), 2013, 37-41 | Details | Download