As much as rousting bears are a rite of spring, so is the rousting of construction equipment.
Despite federal agencies taking steps to tweak and adopt the qualified mortgage and ability-to-repay rules set to go into effect in January 2014, private industry officials are nervous about the impact they will have.
Cook Inlet Regional Inc. has plans for at least two new projects to add to its real estate portfolio.
Anchorage could see another major construction project in the near future if the Gov. Sean Parnell approves a plan to add a residential housing facility at the Alaska Native Medical Center.
U.S. builders and the subcontractors they depend on are struggling to hire fast enough to meet rising demand for new homes.
Cook Inlet Region Inc. will build new office buildings in Anchorage and is proposing a major new shopping mall in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Sophie Minich, CIRI’s new CEO, said May 2.