Aspen’s construction activity increased by 62 percent between 2013 and 2014 from $210M in 2013 to $339M which brings totals to pre-recession levels. The statistics were provided by the City of Aspen’s Community Development Department and showed construction activity valuations of $378M in 2007 and $296M in 2008. Valuations fell drastically during the recession to $82M in 2009 and increasing every year thereafter.

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