49% Say Buying A Home Is A Family’s Best Bet
Only half of Americans still see purchasing a house as a family’s best investment, but the belief that now is a good time to be a seller is up.
Forty-nine percent (49%) of American Adults think buying a home is the best investment most families can make, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey. Twenty-eight percent (28%) disagree, while nearly as many (23%) are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on August 20-21, 2013 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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