Tag: Architectural Billings Index

  • Demand for Design Service Continues to Grow

    Demand for design services in February grew slightly since January, according to a new report from the American Institute of Architects (AIA). AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for February was 51.3, up from a score of 51.0 in January. Any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings. Firms reported both project inquiries and…

  • Better, Smarter, Faster

    There are only five days left in July … five days. Where has the summer gone? Once we roll into August it always feels like summer is winding down, and in a sense it is, as we prepare to send the kids back to school. As many of us begin back-to-school shopping for the kids,…

  • Architecture Billings Strengthen in March

    The Architectural Billings Index (ABI) finished the first quarter of the year on a positive note, according to the American Institute of Architects (AIA). March’s ABI score was 54.3, up from a score of 50.7 in the previous month. This reflects a sizable increase in design services, as any score above 50 indicates an increase…