Posts Tagged ‘remodeling’

Homeowners Say Now is a Good Time to Renovate

Apr 17th, 2013

Significantly more U.S. homeowners are moving forward with renovation projects compared to this time last year, according to the second annual Houzz & Home survey that garnered more than 100,000 responses from the Houzz community of 14 million monthly unique users. A majority of the homeowners surveyed also believe now is a good time to […]

Remodeling Market Remains Strong in the Fourth Quarter

Jan 23rd, 2013

The Remodeling Market Index (RMI) reached 55 in the fourth quarter of 2012, increasing five points from the previous quarter, according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). This is the highest reading since the first quarter of 2004. An RMI above 50 indicates that more remodelers report market activity is higher (compared to […]

Remodeling Numbers are on the Rise

Jan 23rd, 2013

A new study release by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University shows an overall revitalization of the nation’s housing stock is underway. According to The U.S. Housing Stock: Ready for Renewal, foreclosed properties are being transformed, sustainable home improvements are increasing in popularity, older homeowners are retrofitting their homes to accommodate their […]