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Category: Trends - Building Dimensions Blog

Category: Trends - Building Dimensions Blog

April 1, 2020

How COVID-19 is already affecting commercial construction projects

We still face many unknowns about COVID-19 and what its full economic impact will be, but we are seeing some changes already.


February 21, 2020

Build zero-energy buildings with no extra upfront expenses

Upfront costs are #1 perceived barrier to zero-energy buildings


2020 Commercial Construction Trend Report shows pockets of opportunity

As we look ahead to 2020, experts are calling for slower economic growth, meaning development and investment decisions must focus where opportunity is greatest.


December 29, 2019

Senior housing trends to expect in 2020

Successful senior housing providers should keep these trends in mind


December 29, 2019

4 reasons to focus your next senior housing project on active seniors

Active senior living communities may keep you competitive


December 9, 2019

New tech tools coming soon to a project near you

Here's what's on the horizon in construction technology


November 11, 2019

Senior Living: where hospital and hospitality design intersect

Enter the age where hospital and hospitality design intersect. Senior living communities embrace a bold design aesthetic for the modern age


October 28, 2019

Holistic design for senior living centers

The latest trend in senior living centers is a migration toward building an environment that supports whole-person wellness, including mind, body and spirit.


Nine in ten millennial renters will pay more for a smart apartment

Eighty-six percent of millennial renters who live in multi-family housing would be willing to pay more for a “smart” apartment.


August 26, 2019

In student housing, live/learn mindset and resort-type amenities are trending

A look at five of today's top student housing trends.