The survey, which was conducted among 2,000 adults across three generations, revealed that 79 percent of Millennial parents (parents age 18-34) and 70 percent of Generation X parents (parents age 35-49) said the needs of their children would be a priority when a decision is being made on whether to move to another residence.
(Source: Realty Today, by Rapti Gupta, 05/20/14)
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For the same price, 2 in 5 of Americans would strongly or somewhat prefer to buy a newly built home instead of an existing home. Just 21% strongly or somewhat prefer an existing home, while the remaining 38% have no preference. However, Trulia calculates that new homes built in 2013 or 2014 are typically priced 20% higher than older homes of a similar size and location.
(Source: CNBC, by Diana Olick, 05/06/14) ... Read More
Among those planning to relocate, buying has become more popular than renting, says the American Express Spending & Saving Tracker, with more than 17 million Americans expected to purchase a home, condo or co-op (46% vs. 43% in 2013). Sixteen million consumers intend to rent their new residence (44%, down from 47% last year).
(Source: American Express, 03/18/14) ... Read More
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