Posts Tagged ‘ BuildFax ’

Remodeling Activity Reaches Record Levels; Builder Confidence Rises

Oct 18th, 2011

Remodeling activity reached a record high during August according to the latest BuildFax Remodeling Index (BFRI) released today. BuildFax also reported that, based on its national footprint of permit data, an estimate of more than 3.3 million residential remodeling projects will be permitted in 2011. This figure is up from the estimated 3.1 million residential [...]

Remodeling Reaches Record Levels in July, But Shows Bad News Also

Sep 20th, 2011

BuildFax unveiled its BuildFax Remodeling Index (BFRI) for July 2011 and it shows that remodeling activity reached another record high during the month. However, the data also indicates that as consumers are putting more discretionary income into their homes, there are now a record number of under-insured properties. The latest BFRI shows that July 2011 [...]