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HIRI News
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...
Monday, March 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Improvement Market Expects Growth of 5.9% in 2016 »
HIRI/IHS Markit forecast for 2016 up 5.9%, Expecting 4.3% sales growth in 2017 Total home improvement products sal...
Tuesday, November 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
80% of Recent Home Buyers Doing Home Improvement Projects »
  This past month has been busy as HIRI is releasing another study, the Recent Home Buyer Study, taking a focuse...

HIRI in the News
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.  ...
Monday, December 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
HIRI Size of Market Highlighted by NRHA »
  HIRI's Size of the Market forecast was recently highlighted by the North American Retail Hardware Association (N...

Other Home Improvement News
Monday, May 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
May is Older Americans Month – 65 + »
      In 1963 John F. Kennedy encouraged all Americans to pay tribute to older people across th...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is the US Economy Showing Signs of Fatigue? »
  The Decision Analyst U.S. Economic Index stood at 111 in April 2017, a decrease from its December 2016-January 2...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Where many young adults live today versus the 70’s »
  The U.S. Census Bureau examined the differences in young adulthood in 1975 compared to today in their most rece...
Friday, April 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Improvement Professionals Could Cost More in the Future »
    NAHB recently included a special set of questions in their monthly NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market In...
Friday, February 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The U.S. Economy Likely To Strengthen In 2017, According To Decision Analyst’s Economic Index »
  Arlington, Texas—The Decision Analyst U.S. Economic Index entered 2017 at 114 (January 2017), a 7-point increase...

Member Newsletter
Friday, May 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, April 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home Improvement Spending Strong in HomeAdvisor Study »
  HomeAdvisor recently released the results to their annual True Cost Survey, taking a look at how much homeowners...
Wednesday, April 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Friday, March 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Friday, March 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Renovations in the Metros »
The past month saw the release of the Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies Remodeling Report. This provides an early...

Newsletter
Tuesday, March 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recent Homebuyers Fuel Renovation Boom »
  The Home Improvement Research Institute commissioned a study featuring insights from recent hom...
Thursday, November 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Home technologies and The Big Blend »
    Throughout a tumultuous past decade, markets have struggled to recover from the Great Recession t...
Thursday, November 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why baby boomers are a diverse home improvement market with buying power »
  In 2015, millennials grew to 75 million strong, surpassing baby boomers as the largest generation. Despite this,...
Thursday, November 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Slow adoption of smart technologies poses challenge to marketers »
  Awareness of and interest in smart and connected home technologies have been steadily growing over the past few...
Thursday, July 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
U.S. Home Improvement Size of Market Report »
  The U.S. Size of Market Report is an in-depth study of the home improvement products market’s consumer and profe...

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