Study Finds Remodelers’ Net Profits Declined
How far did net profits decline and what's influencing the drop?
Builders Focus on Remodeling as New Construction Declines
Some builders hope to benefit from remodeling's strength, giving a slight boost to new construction confidence
The Home Depot Bets on Pros Amid Predictions of Flat Sales Growth
For the first time since 2019, The Home Depot’s revenue fell short of Wall Street’s predictions amid a general softening in the home improvement market
Money: Do ASAP – 6 Smart Tax Moves
There’s still time to squeeze in some tax perks for your business before 2015 hits.
Economy: NFIB Small Business Optimism Index Jumps 2 Points
“It’s a good sign that comes at a good time for small business,” says Bill Dunkelberg, NFIB chief economist.
Personnel: What’s With the Trade Shortage?
Mark Zandi, chief economist at Moody’s Analytics, shares his perspective on the future of the construction labor market and why it’s harder to find skilled workers.
Housing: Infographic on October Home Sales
The NAR has put together an infographic to visualize existing home sales data.
What to Expect in the Market With a Republican Majority
Will a Republican majority lead to a new agenda or more gridlock?
Home Prices Are Overvalued in Major Cities
Home prices in seven of out 100 U.S. cities are overvalued by more than 10 percent, the highest percentage since the end of the housing bubble crisis.
Economists Increase 3rd-quarter U.S. Growth Forecasts
Estimates for the 2014 balance was trimmed, but the outlook for job growth and lower unemployment was strengthened.
Johnny Cash’s Restored Home May Boost Town’s Economy
Updates to Johnny Cash's boyhood home and a new Great Depression themes museum may generate income for the sleepy town.