Home >> Tag Archives: Home buying

Tag Archives: Home buying

Owning a Home vs. Buying Difficulties


American homeowners don't seem to like the buying process, a new study finds. Click through to learn which generation of homeowners found the journey from being a homebuyer to an owner most difficult.

Read More »

Appraisal Values vs. Homeowner Perceptions


A recent report found that the gap between homeowner perceptions of their home’s value and appraisal values was less than half a percent. Here are the factors that are bridging the value perception gap.

Read More »

Homebuyer Optimism Surges

Consumer sentiment has grown positive about the current homebuying season, with an increasing number of homebuyers saying they’re confident about home prices remaining stable.

Read More »

Millennials: Now’s the Time to Buy

A new report shows that most millennials believe now is a good time to buy a home—and more than half of them are actually ready to take the plunge. About 51 percent of those surveyed said they are either extremely likely or very likely to buy within the next year. According to experts, impending mortgage rate hikes are likely causing the uptick in urgency. Still, roadblocks like scarce inventory and a lack of knowledge around the homebuying process could pose a problem for millennials.

Read More »

Millennials: Want to Buy, Forced to Rent

The rate of homeowners in the U.S. has reached a historic low. Many question if the largest living generation, millennials, will purchase homes at similar rates to previous generations. Apartment List’s annual renter survey included input from 24,000 millennials, which they analyzed to better understand millennial homeownership plans.

Read More »


With daily content from MReport, you’ll never miss another important headline in originations, lending, or servicing. Subscribe to MDaily to begin receiving a complimentary daily email containing the top mortgage news and market information.