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Wayfair Identifies Kitchen, Bath Trends

As the e-tailer has been expanding its plumbing selection, Wayfair has taken account search trends to determine how home fashion is affecting the consumer approach to kitchens and bathroom decor.

Retail
Target Accelerates Store Remodeling Initiative

Target plans to triple the number of remodels it will execute this year with the focus on a $250 million initiative in 28 Minneapolis/St. Paul locations, part of an effort to reconstitute more than 1,000 stores across the U.S. by the end of 2020.

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Houzz Gains New Financing To Accelerate Growth

Houzz, a home remodeling website and e-commerce retailer of home furnishings and housewares, has closed $400 million in Series E financing, with the deal led by ICONIQ Capital, as the company looks to accelerate its growth initiatives.

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Target Readies ‘Reimagined’ Store Initiative

As it plans a modernizing 500-location remodeling program for 2018 and 2019, Target Corp. has unveiled design elements for what the company characterized as its most ambitious store redesign to date. The redesign will be showcased at a store in the Houston suburb of Richmond near Grand Parkway Southwest this October.

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LIRA: Remodeling Spending Growth To Peak In 2017

Strong gains in home renovation and repair spending are expected to continue into next year before tapering, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University.