In line with active residential activity, construction sector jobs in the Asheville area have been on the rise. Notable commercial projects have included:
- City of Asheville’s innovation district development: Charlotte Street Corridor, River Arts District, South Slope, and Central Business District.
- The new $400M, 12-story Mission Hospital tower.
- A-B Technical Community College’s Ferguson Center with 18 Allied Health programs in the new 169,543 square foot building.
Recent expansions include Avadim Technologies with plans underway to add 551 new jobs and build a 100,000-square-foot corporate headquarters in Black Mountain Commerce Park.