DID YOU KNOW...Belief in Homeownership as an Investment is Far from Dead

Dated: 01/03/2019

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Belief in Homeownership as an Investment is Far from Dead | MyKCM

Following last year’s real estate market was like riding a rollercoaster. The market started off strong in 2018 and then softened before finishing with a mild flurry. However, one thing that did not waiver was America’s belief that owning a home makes sense from a financial standpoint.

An end-of-the-year survey by the Federal Reserve Bank’s Center for Microeconomic Data revealed that:

“The majority of households continue to view housing as a good financial investment.”

And that percentage has increased over the last three years.

Belief in Homeownership as an Investment is Far from Dead | MyKCM

Bottom Line

Though there is some uncertainty as to how the real estate market will perform over the next twelve months, one thing remains very certain: America’s belief in homeownership.

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Heather Witte

Hi, I'm Heather Witte, Owner of the the Witte Group at eXp Realty in Austin, TX. Heather manages a dynamic team of individuals dedicated to raising the bar in residential real estate by consistentl....

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