Gallup: Americans not as optimistic about homeownership

real estate professionals remain optimistic that homeownership is due for a comeback. In a panel at the 2014 Realtors Conference and Expo, experts discussed the changing face of American homebuyers.

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According to a Gallup poll, it’s real estate, not stocks, that are considered to be the best investment. The poll indicates that 35% of Americans believe real estate to be the superior long-term.

At the start of 2019, Americans' optimism about their personal finances reached levels not seen in more than 16 years, Americans remain least concerned about being able to pay their housing costs (30%) and making the.

More than half (56%) of Americans say their finances are either in good or excellent shape, a Gallup poll found — a 10 percentage. While that sounds like good news on the surface, it may not be as.

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Every year, Gallup surveys Americans to determine their choice for the best long-term investment. respondents are given a choice between real estate, stocks, gold, and savings accounts. For the sixth year in a row, real estate has come out on top as the best long-term investment! That has not always been the case.

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Renting versus Buying a home | Housing | Finance & Capital Markets | Khan Academy It’s a theme that pops up in almost every presidential campaign, at least when the economy’s not doing well. He noted that the Gallup Poll published a graph last year suggesting that Americans were.

A recent poll shows that American consumers are more confident. the next year, according to a new Gallup po.. to 1977 have Americans been more optimistic about their personal finances in the.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — More Americans who do not currently own a home say they do not think they will buy a home in "the foreseeable future,".

The Pew Research Center reported last week that nearly a quarter of American adults had not read a single book in the past year. But buried beneath it, I think there’s an optimistic story to tell.

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