feb 8, 2018
Americans Pour Record Sums Into Home Improvements A shortage of new single-family homes across the U.S. is pushing up prices and locking many buyers out of the market. The silver lining: a boom in renovations of existing homes. Americans are expected to pour a record $316 billion into home remodeling this year, up from $296 billion a year earlier, according to Harvard University”s Joint Center for Housing Studies.
WASHINGTON (January 24, 2018) — Existing-home sales subsided in most of the country in December, but 2017 as a whole edged up 1.1 percent and ended up being the best year for sales in 11 years, according to the National Association of RealtorsA(R).A A https://www.nar.realtor/newsroom/existing-home-sales-fade-in-december-2017-sales-up-11-percent