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29% Say Home Worth Less Than When They Bought It

Monday, December 26, 2011

Most homeowners are confident they know what their home is worth, and more of them than ever say it's worth less now than when they bought it.

The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey of homeowners shows that 52% believe their home is worth more than what they paid when they purchased it.

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The survey of 690 U.S. Homeowners was conducted on December 19-20, 2011 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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