Markets & Economy

It’s a banner year for home renovation professionals, says Houzz

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Are you set up for success in 2016? Join 2,500 real estate industry leaders Aug. 4-7, 2015, at Inman Connect in San Francisco. Get Connected with the people and ideas that will inspire you and take your business to new heights. Register today and save $100 with code Readers. Takeaways: Home renovation professionals are having a banner year across different types of renovation specialization. About a fifth to a quarter of firms reported that revenues and profits are significantly above normal levels, while a quarter to a third are reporting that they are somewhat above normal. Western architects are especially confident, as are Southern specialty firms. Home renovation professionals are having a banner year, with many firms reporting healthy revenues and profits, plus optimism for continued market growth. And it doesn’t matter what kind of renovation they specialize in; whether they are architects, interior designers, general contractors, remodelers, design-build...