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Low Mortgage Rates Converting More Passive Buyers into Active Buyers

Filed in Economics, Trends by on November 3, 2020 0 Comments
Low Mortgage Rates Converting More Passive Buyers into Active Buyers

NAHB’s most recent Housing Trends Report finds that, of the 13% of American adults considering a future home purchase in the third quarter of 2020, 50% have moved beyond planning and are actively trying to find one to buy — compared to 44% a year ago.

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Low Mortgage Rates Pushing Prospective Buyers Off the Fence

Filed in Economics by on July 29, 2020 1 Comment
Low Mortgage Rates Pushing Prospective Buyers Off the Fence

Of the 11% of American adults considering a future home purchase in the second quarter of 2020, about half (49%) are not simply planning it, they are actively engaged in the process to find a home, according to the latest quarterly Housing Trends Report.

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Home Purchase Plans Little Changed by COVID-19

Filed in Economics by on July 22, 2020 2 Comments
Home Purchase Plans Little Changed by COVID-19

The share of Americans who are considering the purchase of a home in the next 12 months was 11% in the second quarter of 2020, essentially flat when compared to the same quarter in 2019 (12%), according to NAHB’s latest Housing Trends Report.

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