Tag : chris herbert

Aging Population Highlights Need for Accessible Housing and Policy Improvements  

3 months ago

Cambridge, Mass. – By 2035, more than one in five people in the US will be aged 65 and older and one in three households will be headed by someone … Read More

Above-Average Gains in Home Renovation and Repair Spending Expected to Continue

8 months ago

Cambridge, Mass.—Over the coming year, homeowner remodeling activity is projected to accelerate, keeping the rate of growth above its long-term trend, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) … Read More

Harvard Study Shows Robust Remodeling Growth Ahead

11 months ago

Cambridge, Mass.— Strongly accelerating growth in home improvement and repair spending is expected heading into 2017, according to the newly re-benchmarked Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released today by … Read More

Report: Remodeling Spending Increasing Into 2016

1 year ago

After several quarters of slackening growth, home improvement spending is projected to pick-up pace moving into next year, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released today by … Read More

Report: Pick-Up Projected in Home Improvement Activity

2 years ago

Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies released a report last week indicating that home remodeling activity will increase moving into 2016. A major driver for home improvement activity is existing … Read More

Pick-Up Projected in Home Improvement Activity Moving into 2016

2 years ago

Cambridge, MA – The extended easing of gains in residential improvement spending is expected to change course by early next year, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) … Read More