March 12, 2019

As Homebuilding Lags in the US, Remodeling Industry Picks Up the Slack

The home remodeling market in the US expanded by more than 50 percent since the end of the Great Recession, according to Improving America’s Housing 2019, a new report from the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies.

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February 26, 2019

Beazer Homes CEO Allan Merrill TO CHAIR POLICY ADVISORY BOARD OF HARVARD’S JOINT CENTER FOR HOUSING STUDIES

Allan Merrill, President and CEO of Atlanta-based Beazer Homes, is the new chair of The Policy Advisory Board (PAB) of the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies. Merrill’s tenure began earlier this month when the PAB held its winter meeting in Washington, DC.

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February 21, 2019

Equitable Design & Urban Futures: Kimberly Dowdell to Give 19th Annual Dunlop Lecture at Harvard

How can real estate development and sustainable design be used to foster equitable and inclusive redevelopment in cities? That’s the challenge that has animated the career of Kimberly Dowdell, an architect, developer, and educator who will come to the Harvard Graduate School of Design on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 to deliver the 19th Annual John T. Dunlop Lecture.

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January 17, 2019

Expected Gains in Remodeling Spending to Slide Lower in 2019

Annual growth in the national market for home improvement and repair is expected to slow considerably by the end of the year.

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