Tag : Harvard University

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

3 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

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

1 year 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

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

2 years ago

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