Tag : Harvard University

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

July 21, 2016

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

Report: Remodeling Spending Increasing Into 2016

October 19, 2015

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

July 23, 2015

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

U.S. Home Improvement Industry Outpaces the Broader Housing Recovery

January 29, 2015

Harvard University research center releases new report on the remodeling industry CAMBRIDGE, MA – In the aftermath of the Great Recession, the U.S. home improvement industry has fared much better … Read More