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Americans Are Bullish On Their Local Housing Market

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Americans have record confidence in the value of their homes and are more convinced than they have been in years that it’s a good market for home sellers.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 53% of American Adults believe, generally speaking, that this is a good time for someone in their area to be selling a home. The previous high was 44% in June 2014. Just 17% don’t think it’s a good time to sell locally, while 29% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on November 20, 2018 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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