The ABI score for August was 55.6, up from July’s score of 54.6. Any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings from the prior month. During August, scoring for both the new project inquiries and design contracts moderated slightly but remained in positive territory, posting scores of 64.7 and 56.6 respectively.
Quirk, as a burgeoning hospitality brand in Richmond and now Charlottesville, focuses on connecting the existing fabric to the hotel enterprise. The Quirk Hotel in Charlottesville was designed by Richmond- and Brooklyn-based ARCHITECTUREFIRM and opened in 2020.