ReferenceUSA in the News – June
Top Metro Area for Home Improvements and Lawn and Garden Project
Home improvement and lawn and garden care remain a growing trend in the U.S. market. According to Metrostudy, the remodeling industry closed 2016 on a strong note with the Residential Remodeling Index (RRI) reaching an all-time high of 106.1, a healthy increase of 4.5 percent from one year earlier.
How many people work downtown? Fewer than Census says
About 26,000 people work downtown during the day, according to data cited by numerous city leaders and publicity materials for at least several years.
It may look like 7,000 of those workers have moved elsewhere when the census data for 2017 is eventually released…