Tag : chris herbert

Aging Population Highlights Need for Accessible Housing and Policy Improvements  

1 month 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

6 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

9 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