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Promotes the value of the MLS by contrasting our current system against a world without the MLS.
78% of non-owners believe homeownership is a good financial decision. The typical buyer was 47 years old this year, and the median household income for 2018 rose again this year to $93,200. The typical home seller was 57 years old.
This infographic contains information about home sellers from the 2019 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers.
In September 2019, pending home sales were up 3.9% year-over-year.
Home showings picked up in September as mortgage rates continued to trend down, making a home purchase more affordable.
September 2019 brought 5.38 million in sales, a median sales price of $272,100, and 4.1 months of inventory. The median sales price is up 5.9% year over year, and inventory is down 0.3 months from September 2018.
Vacation homes can cost less than $100,000 in these counties in Maine, New York, Pennsylvania, Missouri, and Michigan.
Top vacation home counties are those where the vacant housing for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use made up 20% or more of the county’s total housing stock.