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Crains: Union labor for construction is far more expensive than originally estimated
From Crain's New York Business: IBO rechecks its data and says the added burden is a whopping 23% Using union labor to build affordable housing under the mayor's ambitious program will be almost twice as costly as previously estimated. The bottom line: 23% more, or $4.2 billion, which works out to $80,000 per unit. In January, the