Building Trades Worker Shortage

This has been a growing issue nationally. It is the achilles heel for the booming real estate market. Deals have been falling apart because builders cannot be found or the prices they’re bidding throw projects out of whack before they’ve even begun. On the residential side the prefabrication of homes can help to alleviate some of this issue but that takes substantial research and many of the good companies are running six month backlogs. Either way this is a complex issue to be aware of as you consider projects:

https://www.timesfreepress.com/news/business/aroundregion/story/2019/jun/12/home-projects-suffer-worker-shortage/496453/

This article from the BBC provides a good insight into the potential future of building:

http://www.bbc.com/future/bespoke/the-disruptors/the-house-the-robots-built/