Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Landscape Design industry is poised to make a comeback after a series of declines hit businesses hard. The residential housing market continues to be a key factor in growth and its steady recovery will help boost industry profit and revenue. Increased demand and renewed downstream markets will pave the way for recovery by giving operators more leverage to raise prices and expand profit margins... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The location of landscape design firms across the country corresponds closely with centers of population and economic activity. The industry is dominated by small-scale, local landscape design firms, which tend to focus on clients within a small radius of their headquarters, although some firms expand operations to regional markets. The largest landscape architecture firms are generally capable of undertaking projects nationally and occasionally outside the United States. There is a notable skew toward the West region and an under-representation of landscape design and planning services in the Plains region.
The West region accounts for about 20.7% of establishments, which significantly exceeds the region's 17.1% share of the national population... purchase to read more