Real estate and construction industry trends

In the pandemic environment, changes in the real estate landscape are having a significant impact on investors, managers, tenants and related parties. Digital platforms are disrupting the industry as buyer preferences shift. In construction, a limited supply of skilled workers and reduced worker participation are pressuring the bottom line. Meanwhile, new issues on the supply chain front have created pricing challenges for both sectors

As a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, RSM has the scale, industry perspective and multidisciplinary range of services that real estate and construction firms require to navigate this volatile environment.

Real estate

Comprehensive data, informed analysis and industry acumen are critical for effective management of commercial real estate interests. For private and public entities alike, RSM supports real estate operations and transactions with well-rounded professionals who understand the needs of real estate investors, advisors, private equity funds, developers, property owners and operators, portfolio managers, REITs, pension funds, hotels, and resorts.


Construction and capital improvement projects include complex financial transactions for project owners, presenting significant risks to companies’ growth and long-term strategic plans. We provide services to a wide array of sectors in the construction industry, including architectural and engineering firms, commercial contractors, highway and street construction companies, residential contractors, and specialty contractors.