Survey: More owners think it’s a good time to sell
WASHINGTON – May 8, 2014 – Americans' outlook toward the housing market continued to improve in April – and perhaps foreshadow an increase in housing activity in the coming months – according to results from Fannie Mae's April 2014 National Housing Survey.
The share of respondents who believe it's a good time to sell a home increased for the third consecutive month to an all-time high of 42 percent, an encouraging sign since many potential homebuyers will need to sell a home before entering the purchase market.
In addition, the share of respondents who say it's a good time to buy a home remained steady at 69 percent following a gradual climb since the beginning of the year. Notably, although…