Consumer Insights

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Photo by Patrick Perkins on Unsplash

Consumer Sentiment Toward Green Home Furnishings

Consumers are taking note of the impact their purchases have on their health and wellness, particularly in the last year. From sustainably sourced materials to chemical-free finishes, consumers are…

How Consumers Use Buy Now, Pay Later

The growth of online shopping and lingering economic uncertainty from the coronavirus pandemic have made buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) services popular payment methods for shoppers. These point-of-sale…
Houzz Home Survey: Renovation Spending Increases in 2020
According to the Houzz & Home Survey, kitchen remodels contributed to the increase in renovation spending. Photo: Caroline Sharpnack

2021 Houzz & Home Survey: Renovation Spend Rises 15% as Homeowners Invest in Kitchen

Home renovation spend has grown 15 percent in the last year to a median $15,000, according to the 10th annual Houzz & Home survey of more than 70,000 U.S. respondents. Higher budget projects (…
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Photo by Daniel Schludi on Unsplash

Post-COVID-19-Vaccine Predictions

As COVID-19 vaccine eligibility and accessibility ramp up around the country, consumers are seeing a light at the end of the pandemic tunnel, indicating a return to normalcy. The International…
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Photo by Tierra Mallorca on Unsplash

How Did Coronavirus Impact the Housing Market?

The 2020 housing market was one for the record books. Stay at home orders sent many office workers home to work remotely, driving many to reconsider their living situations. According to the National…
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Photo by Naomi Hébert on Unsplash

Consumer Research Shows What's Trending in 2021 Kitchens

In its 2021 Kitchen Trends report, Houzz’s consumer insights on kitchen renovation coincide with those of the National Kitchen and Bath Association with transitional (21 percent), modern (15 percent…
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How Are Consumers Shopping?

Even before the coronavirus pandemic, shoppers, who have basically unlimited access to research regarding the products they buy, had been paying much closer attention to the practices of the brands…

Home Renovation Market Sentiment Mixed Among Home Professionals in Q1, Houzz Barometer Finds

Houzz Inc., the platform for home remodeling and design, released the Q1 2021 Houzz Renovation Barometer, which tracks residential renovation market expectations, project backlogs and recent activity…

The State of Home Improvement Spending

Last month, we discussed the shortcomings that people are finding in their homes as they continue to spend more time there. Many people want more space, nicer kitchens, outdoor space, and dedicated…
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Image by Junjira Konsang from Pixabay

Shelter at Home Features That Matter

Winter is here and the coronavirus pandemic rages on, so home is where we’ll continue to spend the next few months. Realtor.com surveyed 1,300 consumers to identify the home features consumers value…