Trend #5: Is It All About the Economy?

Posted by Team DataTree

August 14, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Household income is only one measure of overall economic conditions. Equally important is whether one can get a job, change a job or keep a job.

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Topics: homeownership, DataTree, real estate

Trend #4: Finally, Income Growth

Posted by Team DataTree

August 7, 2017 at 10:00 AM

 

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Topics: DataTree, real estate, housing

Trend #3: The Home is a Family Formation Station

Posted by Team DataTree

July 31, 2017 at 10:00 AM

 

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Topics: homeownership, DataTree, millennials, real estate

Trend #2: Homes and Marriage Go Together Like a Horse and Carriage

Posted by Team DataTree

July 24, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Even if you get that education, what is it that drives a decision to become a homeowner?

Most would say that they plan to buy a home when they "settle down," but what does that mean for a Millennial nowadays? This is a serious question because marriage and homeownership, perhaps the two most enduring institutions of our society, have shaped the economic fortunes of many Americans. Over the past half century, there has been an overall decline in the rate of marriage. According to government data, the share of married households has fallen from a high of 72 percent in 1960 to approximately 50 percent today.

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Topics: homeownership, millennials, real estate

Exploring The Trends Poised to Reshape Homeownership Demand

Posted by Team DataTree

July 18, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Homeownership is continuously influencing society, technology and the economy. In the first post of this blog series, First American begins to analyze the significant trends that will affect homeownership in the future. 

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Topics: homeownership, trending, DataTree, millennials