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Report predicts increased spending on home improvements

In another indicator of an improving economy, US homeowners are expected to dole out more money for home improvements through the third quarter of this year, according to a report released Thursday by Harvard University.

Homeowners are likely to increase spending on remodeling projects by double digits during each of the first three quarters of 2013, said Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies.

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