Optimism About Future Home Values At Record High
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
For the first time in eight years of tracking, more than half of homeowners see a rising home value in their future.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 53% of American Homeowners think the value of their home is likely to go up over the next year. That’s up from 41% in March and 39% a year ago. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 750 American Homeowners was conducted on October 8-9, 2017 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3.5 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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