UK Consumer Trends, Attitudes and Spending Habits on the Home market report
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Products covered in this Report
This Report takes an overview of people’s attitudes towards their homes and what they spend or intend to spend to make their homes the way they want them. Broadly it looks at spending on:
- The garden
- Energy (savings) and the smart connected home
- Home extensions
We cover several of these topics by segment in greater detail in other Reports about the home.
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Written by Jane Westgarth, a leading analyst in the Retail sector, her extensive knowledge delivers in-depth commentary and analysis to highlight current trends and add expert context to the numbers.
In 2017, spending remained strong on buying for the home in the UK, despite growing uncertainty about the economy. But in the five years from 2017-22 market growth will slow, as consumers feel a real squeeze on their personal disposable income. Owner-occupiers and those who say that their finances are healthy are the most active group of purchasers for the home, especially for high ticket items and large projects, and this group is least affected by any downturn in the economy. At the same time, many of today’s under-35s are priced out of the housing market, feel financially stretched and rent privately. This has created short-term attitudes towards buying for the home, encouraging low-ticket purchases and reshaping priorities when spending on the home.
Senior Retail Analyst
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