How the PRO Act (As Written) Would Affect the Construction Industry

The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act passed the House in March 2021. What’s next, and how is it poised to affect the construction industry?

2021-09-07T14:34:41-04:00September 7, 2021|Categories: Construction and Real Estate|Tags: , |

New Wage and Labor Laws Take Effect in Virginia

Throughout 2021, Virginia has enacted several new labor and wage laws that increase employer liability. Construction firms and other employers should look closely at their contracts and other agreements to stay ahead of compliance.

2021-08-18T09:17:35-04:00August 12, 2021|Categories: Construction and Real Estate, Government Contracting|Tags: |

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill: State-by-State Impact and PLAs

A bipartisan infrastructure plan passed in the Senate has substantial implications for the construction industry. Project Labor Agreements remain a hot topic in negotiations, especially among construction stakeholders.

2021-08-11T14:05:00-04:00August 10, 2021|Categories: Construction and Real Estate|Tags: , , |

Change in Accounting for Certain Residential Rental Property

Certain types of residential rental property placed in service prior to 2018 can claim a shorter depreciation recovery period, potentially generating significant tax benefits. Affected taxpayers have until April 15, 2022 to file an amended return.

2021-08-26T13:49:04-04:00July 6, 2021|Categories: Accounting, Construction and Real Estate|Tags: , |

2021 Housing Outlook: Part 2 – Real Estate Investor Considerations

Given the ongoing pandemic, a new presidential administration, and uncertainties over economic recovery, real estate investors and other stakeholders have been watching the housing market for signs of a possible bubble or downturn

2021-06-03T10:21:58-04:00June 2, 2021|Categories: Construction and Real Estate|Tags: |

Impact of the American Families Plan on the Real Estate Industry

Last week, President Biden formally announced the details of his next wave of legislation called the American Families Plan.

What’s Causing the Delayed Economic Recovery for Construction and Real Estate?

Even with a national infrastructure bill on the horizon, the construction and real estate industries may be slow to respond to an expected turnaround later this year.

2021-05-04T11:13:35-04:00May 4, 2021|Categories: Construction and Real Estate, PBMares COVID-19 Insights|Tags: |

2021 Housing Outlook: Part 1 – Real Estate Trends

COVID-19, materials prices, and supply chain disruptions are impacting economic recovery in construction and real estate. Understand how to protect your business in a turbulent market and what to expect in the months ahead.

2021-05-13T15:44:35-04:00April 29, 2021|Categories: Construction and Real Estate, PBMares COVID-19 Insights|Tags: |

The Impact of Biden’s Proposed $2.3 Trillion Infrastructure Plan on the Construction Industry

President Biden recently unveiled his new $2.3 trillion infrastructure package, the American Jobs Plan. The construction industry will benefit in several ways, but there are mixed reactions on different aspects of the legislation.

Preparing for Another COVID-19 Construction Site Shutdown

Even in a post-coronavirus economy, the potential for another public health crisis or national emergency remains elevated. What can construction companies do to protect their assets and plan for another site shutdown?

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