Buyer’s enthusiasm falls to two-year low as market challenges bite



Consumers are growing increasingly optimistic about their personal finances, but the opposite is true when it comes to their ability to buy a home or qualify for a mortgage, according to the National Association of Realtor’s latest Housing Opportunities and Market Experience survey.

Most Americans achieve homeowner status by age 29, survey finds



Given the importance of homeownership among many Americans, it’s perhaps worthwhile to ask what is the average age at which consumers reach that milestone?

Survey shows consumers are poised to embrace virtual real estate tours



Technology has made the process of home buying and selling simpler, smarter and faster. As smart home and virtual reality (VR) technology continues to become more mainstream and sought after

Real estate chiefs favor predictive analytics technology over AI and virtual reality



Analytics, Big Data, and Marketing Automation over the next five years, but show lukewarm confidence in Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Realty, and Virtual Realty 3D Tours.

Realtor survey find social media marketing is critical to success



The National Association of Realtor’s 2017 REALTOR Social and Digital Media Report published

40% of Americans still overestimate down payment costs



Some real estate buyers make false assumptions about how much of a down payment they need to be able to buy a home, according to a recent survey by the National Association of Realtors. The NAR’s 2017 National Housing Pulse survey of 1,500 adults nationwide found that almost 40 percent of consumers believe a down […]

Habitat For Humanity: Too many Americans lack safe, secure, and affordable housing



Most Americans and Canadians believe their governments aren’t doing enough to provide affordable housing for their populations, according to a new survey by Habitat for Humanity.

Survey: 77% of borrowers do not shop for the best deal on a mortgage



Mortgage comparison website FREEandCLEAR.com has published the findings of its first ever Mortgage Survey that provides insights into how borrowers select their mortgage lenders.

3 million young people were shut out of the housing market in the last 10 years



A new study from Genworth Mortgage Insurance has revealed that around three million potential first time home buyers were shut out of the real estate markets in the last decade.

Renters are less keen on buying a home than they were last year



Real estate agents may have a tough time trying to convince renters to buy a home, according to a new survey from Freddie Mac.

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