Items Tagged with 'good time to buy?'


  • Homeowners agree – now is a good time to sell

    NAR survey shows drop in confidence
    Homeowners agree that now is a good time to sell, and even more say now is a good time to buy a home. However, renters disagree. NAR’s second-quarter HOME survey shows Americans are wavering in their confidence in the economy, housing and even their personal finances.
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  • Fannie Mae: Consumer housing optimism rebounds in April

    Americans say now is a good time to buy
    After the slight dip in confidence in March, consumer optimism rebounded in April, even hitting a new survey high regarding the ease of getting a mortgage. Only one section of the survey saw a decrease in optimism – less Americans reported that now is a good time to sell.
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  • Here's proof the housing recovery is no longer recovering

    Cautious optimism is still too much
    It seems the share of consumers who believe that “now is a good time to buy,” as spun by NAR, CAR, the MBA and other sources that surely have skin in the game to report strong housing performance (real or imagined), dropped 7 percentage points to 45%. It's time to reset the recovery wristwatch.
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