First-Time Buyers in the Triangle Area Are Searching for Existing Homes This Year

In the latest Housing Trends Report, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) measured the share of adults planning to buy a home over the next 12 months. The report indicates the percentage of all buyers that will be first-time buyers looking to purchase a home grew from 58% in Q4 2018 to 63% in Q4 2019. The [...]

By |2020-01-28T15:20:44+00:00January 28th, 2020|Buyers, First-Time Home Buyers, Generation X, Millennials|Comments Off on First-Time Buyers in the Triangle Area Are Searching for Existing Homes This Year

Homebuyers Willing To Sacrifice ‘Must-Haves’ In Favor Of Good School Districts

It should come as no surprise that buying a home in a good school district is important to homebuyers. According to a report from Realtor.com, 86% of 18-34 year-olds and 84% of those aged 35-54 indicated that their home search areas were defined by school district boundaries. What is surprising, however, is that 78% of [...]

By |2019-01-18T00:43:53+00:00January 18th, 2019|Buyers, First-Time Home Buyers, Generation X, Millennials, Move-Up Buyers|Comments Off on Homebuyers Willing To Sacrifice ‘Must-Haves’ In Favor Of Good School Districts

Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment For 5 Years Running! [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Real estate has outranked stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds as the best long-term investment among Americans for the last 5 years! The generations agree! Real estate is the best investment! Generation X leads the way with 37% believing in real estate as the top investment.

By |2019-01-18T00:41:30+00:00January 18th, 2019|Baby Boomers, Buyers, First-Time Home Buyers, Generation X, Millennials, Move-Up Buyers, Rent vs. Buy|Comments Off on Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment For 5 Years Running! [INFOGRAPHIC]