Industry Data & Research
Florida Home Improvement Associates chooses Texas remodeler Statewide Remodeling to start its national expansion
The BuildFax Remodeling Index shows big growth in all regions
Kitchen projects stay strong as companies remodeling more of them and prices are increasing, new research says
Sales at best level since before housing crash
Los Angeles County tops the national list for remodeling spending
Los Angeles County, Calif., leads the nation in total county remodeling expenditures per year at $8.4 billion, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
Residential remodels authorized by building permits in the United States in January were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 2,998,000, according to the latest release of the BuildFax Remodeling Index (BFRI).
The Remodeling Market Index (RMI) hit a five-year high at the end of 2011, indicating that residential remodeling should continue to grow in 2012, according to panelists at a press conference held today at NAHB’s International Builders’ Show.
Remodeling sentiment rose to the highest level in five years, according to the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) Remodeling Market Index (RMI) for the fourth quarter of 2011.
After a slow start, home improvement spending is expected to trend up later this year, according to the latest Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA).
BuildFax remodeling index shows 25th straight month of year-over-year growth
New world of marketing mixes traditional and cutting edge
Prices down 3 percent from a year ago
Sales in November showed month-over-month and year-over-year gains, but errors in measurement caused Realtors to adjust sales numbers since 2007
The BuildFax Remodeling Index shows its 24th straight month of year-over-year growth
Remodelers hopeful for 2012, but not banking on big recovery
Plenty of good news has been coming in about housing lately. Here's a round-up.
Construction employment was up by 16,000 this month and 206,000 private sector jobs were created in November, the most since December 2010
The top exterior firms in the country offer insight into market
The top five of the largest metro areas saw existing home sales up more than 25 percent from 2010