The BCMI is the centre piece of the Master Builders Survey of Building and Construction and has tracked industry sentiments across over 50 separate business, economic and workforce indicators.

The survey is widely regarded as a leading source of information on sentiments in the building industry, as well as builder future expectations. The BCMI for the September quarter 2016 shows industry sentiment holding up, despite a recent deterioration in some of the leading indicators. Builder confidence remained on firm…