Poll: Is Now a Good Time Buy a Home?
New findings from the National Association of REALTORS® show that a high number of Americans, 68 percent, believe that now is a good time to buy a home. What do you think? Take our poll!
NAR’s second quarter Housing Opportunities and Market Experience (HOME) survey also found that:
- Seventy-five percent of people believe that now is a good time to sell a home, an increase from 61 percent from past and matching the high recorded in Q3 2017. Forty-six percent believe that strongly in Q2 2018.
- Sixty-eight percent of people believe that prices have gone up within their communities in the last 12 months, which is an increase from Q1 2018 at 63 percent.
- Sixty-seven percent of respondents believe that homeownership strengthens a community a great deal.