Construction forecasting tailored to your markets

Competitive Advantage has partnered with leading construction forecaster Hewes & Associates to provide you with comprehensive construction market insight.

Hewes & Associates Construction Forecasters

Hewes & Associates has been publishing forecasts since 1995. Its founder, Martin Hewes, is an economist with an engineering background who has been involved in forecasting construction markets since 1989.

Tailored construction forecasting empowers your strategy development

Personalised to reflect your business profile, we can deliver tailored construction market analysis and research relevant to the nature of your construction business and correlate this with construction industry forecasts. This can help inform your specification strategies, reduce uncertainty and benchmark your performance against the construction sectors you operate in.

Tailored forecasting can be as extensive or as specific as required. Our construction forecasting, in partnership with Hewes & Associates can provide simple data provision, to in-depth construction market reports. Examples include: fit-out data and forecasts; county construction forecasts regional housebuilding forecasts; detailed infrastructure forecasts.

Conducting regular construction forecasting can help you to:

  • Clearly identify the future demand for construction goods and services
  • Identify trends in the construction market ahead of competitors
  • Benchmark your performance against the construction market
  • Evaluate market size and opportunities in key construction market sectors

As part of your planning process you need to conduct regular construction market forecasts. Forecasting can improve your business planning by indicating construction trends, showing the potential value of each construction sector to your business and changes in your construction market share.

Construction industry forecasts give an idea of the industry’s future, but need further dissection to help understand the implications for your business.

Competitive Advantage, together with Hewes & Associates can provide a construction market forecast tailored to the opportunities in your sectors. This exercise is relatively low-cost and can help you anticipate any potential threats and indeed be well placed for new business opportunities.

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Further information

Purchase the latest Hewes & Associates Construction Forecasts here

Construction Outlook from Hewes & Associates provides three years of forecast data for Housing, Infrastructure, Public non-Housing, Industrial, Commercial, Repair & Maintenance

Construction Outlook Annual Subscription

Purchase an annual subscription for Construction Outlook forecasts from Hewes & Associates at £875 + VAT (PDF). This includes four issues: January, April, July and October. For further information please email