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Interior Designers Making Employment Gains

After declining slightly in 2012, interior design employment is once again on the rise... Read More


Healthy Housing Industry Spurs Job Growth

The health of housing is key for the overall state of the U.S. economy and housing stands poised to serve as an engine of job growth with the right policies in place... Read More


Builder Confidence Holds Steady in April

Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose one point on the Housing Market Index to 47 in April... Read More


WaterSense Introduces Blueprint Newsletter

The WaterSense Blueprint is a quarterly update dedicated to news and events related to WaterSense labeled new homes... Read More


Sustainable Features Very Important to Home Buyers

When home buyers are shopping around for a new home, are they looking for sustainable features... Read More


27 Creative Kitchen Upgrades

Freshen up your cook space on even the smallest of budgets with these savvy ideas... Read More


What Home Buyers Really Want: Ethnic Preferences (Part I)

Among other demographic variables, such as age, income, or stage of life, a buyer’s race or ethnicity can play a significant role... Read More


What Home Buyers Really Want: Ethnic Preferences (Part II)

There are both similarities and differences in what home buyers of different racial/ethnic backgrounds most want to have in their homes... Read More


ASID Changes CEU Requirements

The ASID Board of Directors approved an increase of required CEUs for all members in the Allied, Professional and Associate categories... Read More


Technology Tools & Tips for Interior Designers

Helping clients visualize your design inspiration can make all the difference in landing a project, resolving a design challenge or avoiding misunderstandings... Read More