The Ultimate Guide to Retainage in the Construction Industry

June 7, 2019

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Retainage, also called retention, is an amount of money held back from a contractor or subcontractor during the term of a construction project.  This is a very unique practice specific to the construction industry, but within the industry, it’s extremely popular.

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