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The Burbs Are Back, Baby

The Burbs Are Back, Baby

OK, so they never really went away and suburban life has been part of the American experience for close to 80 years going back to the days right after World War II when the urban exodus began for young families. But even as American cities continue to be vibrant...

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Ghost of Christmas Future

Ghost of Christmas Future

T’was the days before Christmas and all through the land, people were shopping...though not exactly the way the script had been written. However the holiday shopping season of 2021 turns out in the end, chances are it will not be the way the experts predicted. All the...

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Black Friday…Or Whatever

Black Friday…Or Whatever

Like the origins of COVID-19 somewhere in Wuhan, China, chances are we’ll never truly know where and how Black Friday started. But we’ll know when it ended: this week. Between that global pandemic that forever changed shopping habits to the relentless push to...

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The Burbs Are Back, Baby

OK, so they never really went away and suburban life has been part of the American experience for...

2022 Inspired Home Show Keynote Recordings Now Available

At the 2022 Inspired Home Show, our founder, Tom Mirabile, joined his fellow IHA Market Watch...

The 2022 Value Equation Index Reveals Evolving Consumer Values

We are proud to announce the upcoming 2022 Value Equation Index, new research derived from our...