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Wednesday, November 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Project and Sentiment Tracking 4Q 2017 Highlights »
  The latest installment of HIRI's Project and Sentiment Tracking Study covering the fourth quarter of 2017 is no...
Friday, September 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expected 4.9% Growth in Home Improvement Products Market in 2017 »
HIRI/IHS Markit forecast expects 4.9% growth in home improvement products market in 2017 after a strong 5.5% in 2016....
Friday, May 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Project and Sentiment Tracking 2Q 2017 Highlights »
    The latest installment of HIRI's Project and Sentiment Tracking Study covering the second quarter...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inaugural Contractor Sentiment Study Released »
  April 10 th  marked the initial release of the Contractor Sentiment Study/HomeAdvisor Farnsworth Index, a n...
Tuesday, March 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
HIRI Partners with The Farnsworth Group »
      INDIANAPOLIS - As of Jan. 1, 2017, The Farnsworth Group will be managing the  H...

HIRI in the News
Thursday, September 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connected Consumer Driving Home-Improvement Biz »
    Twice Magazine featured Home Improvement Research Institute's 2017 Insights Conference stating...
Friday, March 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The economic news for homebuilding and remodeling is astonishingly good. »
Remodeling contractors have plenty of room for optimism!   FineHomebuilding takes a look at HRI's March 2017 Si...
Thursday, January 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Denver Nails Top Spot in Metro Ranking for Home Improvement »
  Armin Gafurovic, an Industry Observer with Lawnstarter, takes a look at the the Census Bureau's 2015 American Ho...
Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Few people actually intend to purchase a fixer-upper »
Few people actually intend to purchase a fixer-upper, according to HIRI's Managing Director Pam Heidel.  While 51% of...
Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home improvement sales for 2016 exceeded the expectations we had coming into the year »
The San Diego Union Tribune featured and Article on December 29th that highlighted leading home trends in 2016.  ...

Other Home Improvement News
Wednesday, October 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
More Renovation and More Business »
Houzz recently published its third-quarter release of its quarterly Houzz Renovation Barometer. This third quarter confirm...
Monday, October 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Economy Continues Growth Patter, According to Decisions Analyst's Economic Index »
Arlington, Texas—   The Decision Analyst U.S. Economic Index stood at 115 in September 2017, a 1-point increase...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Renters Continue to Grow »
    Beginning of 2015, the US saw the homeownership rate drop below 64% for the first time since the...
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Economy Continues Growth Patter, According to Decision Analyst's Economic Index »
Arlington, Texas—The Decision Analyst U.S. Economic Index stood at 115 in July 2017, the same level as June 2017, but a 4-...
Thursday, July 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Economy Showing Signs of Growth »
  The Decision Analyst U.S. Economic Index stood at 115 in June 2017, a 1-point increase from its May 2017 level o...

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, July 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tuesday, June 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Buyers Boosting Home Renovations »
In case you missed it, in May, Houzz, a HIRI member, released their sixth annual Houzz and Home Survey report detailing...
Friday, May 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Administration Causes Shift in Home Improvement Industry Outlook »
  Many factors can affect the home improvement category including overall consumer sentiment, labor supply, the econom...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Contractor Study Sheds Light on Purchase Behaviors of Remodelers and Specialists »
  HIRI surveyed more than 1,600 remodelers and specialists to track product category activities and purc...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
12 Things to Know About Home Improvement Right Now »
  Want to stay ahead of the curve in the home improvement industry? Sometimes, spending a few days with like-minded ind...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Role of Social Media in Home Improvement: How to Reach Consumers »
  Social media is the preeminent means of communication in today’s society. That’s why it’s crucial to understand how i...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Homeowner Project Planning Lags Again, but Change Could Be Around the Corner »
  After a second quarter drop in homeowner project planning, the third quarter of 2017 followed suit. Though normally...

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