Home Improvers of Great Britain Report 2018
Construction market intelligence from Barbour ABI’s Home Improvers of Great Britain Report provides analysis and insight into the construction industry.
Are householders moving on or sprucing up? Barbour ABI take a look at the trends in planning activity for households across the country.
What drives households to spend on home improvement will vary over time, place to place, household to household. Many factors will influence decisions. But using data we can gain insight into the most likely and potent reasons. It is also possible to establish when, where and for whom motivates a decision to improve a home.
- The number of home improvement planning applications increased by 3% in 2017
- The biggest growth in home improvement applications came from North West England, increasing by 9.3%
- Westminster was the district that received the most applications for home improvement across Great Britain