February 9, 2017

A report from Freedonia Group expects a market share dip for manufactured housing placements.

February 8, 2017

Home ownership insight from Zillow reveals a growing trend since 2005.

February 3, 2017

Here’s what Houzz’s research team found out about how much people are spending on kitchen renovations — and on what.

January 27, 2017

The kitchen is the most popular room of the home to renovate, according to Houzz research.

January 18, 2017

Here’s what Houzz’s research team found out about how much people are spending on kitchen renovations.

January 18, 2017

As we move into the new year, it’s time to look ahead and predict what’s in store for the retail industry as it races to stay relevant in the Age of Amazon. 

January 11, 2017

The NKBA has reason to believe American taste in kitchen and bath design is shifting away from old, fusty norms.

January 10, 2017

Expect the housing market recovery to continue, says builder association's chief economist.

January 3, 2017

A record high for the total value of homes, according to research from a popular real estate web site.

December 22, 2016

Findings from GfK's FutureBuy study looks at how the next generation of shoppers combine bricks and clicks.

December 22, 2016

According to a new survey, there will be 31 million robots worldwide doing our housework by 2019.

December 22, 2016


It’s hard to take on more work and larger projects without the right-size workforce. 

December 22, 2016

A study finds that living with a parent is the most common young adult living arrangement for the first time on record. (Source: Pew Research Center)

December 21, 2016

HBSDealer's Mega industry Scoreboard, based on 2015 sales, includes rank, headquarters, sales, number of stores and percent DIY. (Price: $29.95)



December 20, 2016

Research from Zillow shows significantly fewer underwater homeowners.

December 15, 2016

While confidence in the overall renovation market is expected to rise moderately but steadily in the coming months, when it comes to hiring workers, most professionals aren’t as optimistic.

December 9, 2016

The latest Houzz Renovation Barometer report shows industry pros are rosy about the market while still struggling to find skilled workers.

December 6, 2016

The BlueTarp Financial Q3 Building Supply index heads in the right direction, as does contractor sentiment.

December 6, 2016

According to a new survey by Kärcher, 43% of Americans clean before they even see dirt.

November 29, 2016

A new report from Zillow suggests the balance of power may shift from sellers to buyers in 2019. (Source: Business Insider)

November 16, 2016

Despite these challenges, renovation professionals were feeling confident about their industry in Q3 — July, August and September 2016 — compared to the prior three months.

November 14, 2016

CoreLogic’s National Foreclosure Report reveals declines across the board.

November 8, 2016

Half of building professionals reported that labor shortages are driving up the price of hiring subcontractors.

October 19, 2016

A decline in multi-family construction dragged down overall numbers, even as single-family starts surged.