Anchorage and Eagle River Homes and Condominiums on Open Houses for Week Ending 4/30/2017
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GOOK LUCK! and remember put on your poker face when visiting Anchorage Alaska homes on Open House. The Anchorage Alaska REALTOR holding the open house often represents the Owner. It’s best to have your own buyer representative, negotiate the best price and terms when purchasing. To learn more about Buyer Representation here’s some more information from the State of Alaska Real Estate Commission. You can also learn a little more about the buying process by sitting down with us for a consultation or reading through the buying process.
FUN REAL ESTATE STATISTICS
An annual survey conducted by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® of recent home buyers and sellers provides insight into detailed information about their experiences with this important transaction. Here are highlights from the latest report.
- At 31 percent, the primary reason for purchasing a home was the desire to own a home of their own.
- First-time buyers made up 35 percent of all home buyers, an increase over last year’s near all-time low of 32 percent.
- Eighty-eight percent of buyers recently purchased their home through a real estate agent or broker.
- Eighty-eight percent of buyers would use their agent again or recommend their agent to others.
- Only eight percent of recent home sales were FSBO sales again this year. For the second year, this is the lowest share recorded since this report started in 1981.