profile of home buyers and sellers



Since 1987, NAR's Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers has tracked the number of weeks on the market a home is listed. In 2014 and 2015, homes sold on the market at a median of four weeks. This is the shortest time homes have sold on the market in the last twenty years.

Historical Low “Time on Market” to Sell a Home


  While Millennials, or Gen Y, are the largest group of homebuyers, Gen X is also an important generational group. For starters they comprise 26 percent of recent buyers and are the most racially and ethnically diverse population of buyers[1]. They also are in their peak income-making years and have […]

Gen X: Millennials Are Not the Only Generation that Wants ...