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Jonathan Jones

Jonathan Jones is a senior writer for Construction Coverage. He received his J.D. from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles in 2017 and has degrees in Philosophy and Political Science from UCLA. Growing up, Jon spent many weekends working with his father restoring classic cars in his father's shop and working on small improvement projects at home. He is an avid sports fan and law-nerd who spends much of his free time researching construction, real estate, business, and AI law and watching/researching sports.
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The Best Termite Treatment Companies for 2021

Americans spend an estimated $5 billion per year dealing with termites. Because homeowners insurance rarely covers pest damage, most termite control and repair costs are spent out-of-pocket. Homeowners can avoid the time and often much higher costs of exterminating termites…

The Best Walk-In Tubs of 2021

The bathroom is one of the most important and distinctive spaces in any home, and the right fixtures can help elevate a bathroom to make it a comfortable, relaxing space and add value to the home. One increasingly popular feature…

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U.S. Cities Spending the Most on Residential Construction

One of the major housing market trends that has emerged from the COVID-19 pandemic is a preference for single-family housing, and this increased demand is driving a surge in new home construction. For years, many people—especially more mobile, younger populations—were…

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The Best Construction Accounting Software for 2021

Accounting is an essential aspect of running any type of business, but it is especially important in construction. In fact, it’s been said that “Construction companies are really accounting companies that just happen to build buildings.” Each individual project in…

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Cities Most Dependent on Small Businesses

Small business is often held up as a key driver of the U.S. economy, and for good reason. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, small businesses account for 64 percent of net private-sector jobs created since 2005. Collectively, small…

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U.S. Cities Most Impacted By Sea Level Rise

Increasing global temperatures will bring changes to our environment, economy, and society, but one of the most pronounced effects will be the impact on sea level rise. A 2019 report from the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) estimated that global…

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U.S. States With the Most Mortgage Delinquencies

Amid record-breaking unemployment numbers resulting from COVID-19, millions of Americans are struggling to make their mortgage payments in 2020. In response to the crisis, the CARES Act invoked a moratorium on home foreclosures for all federally-backed mortgages that extends until…