Housing Affordability is an Issue for All Age Groups

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New research conducted by NAHB shows that prospective home buyers in all age categories are wrestling with affordability issues. The latest quarterly Housing Trends Report spanning the last three months of 2018 reveals that 75-78% of buyers in each generation can afford fewer than half the homes available in their markets.

Share Who Can Afford Fewer than Half the Homes For-Sale By Generation (Percent of Prospective Home Buyers) 

The survey also shows that more than three out of four buyers (76%) say they can afford fewer than half the homes for sale in their markets. NAHB economist Rose Quint provides more details in this Eye on Housing blog post.  

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