Do you want content like this delivered to your inbox?
Share

If You Think the Housing Market Will Slow This Winter, Think Again.

Share

If You Think the Housing Market Will Slow This Winter, Think Again.

Andy Rose

Andy brings to the table 8 years of real estate experience including becoming a licensed Georgia broker in 2018 and a licensed Broker in Florida ...

Andy brings to the table 8 years of real estate experience including becoming a licensed Georgia broker in 2018 and a licensed Broker in Florida ...

Dec 13 3 minutes read

From the opportunity to take advantage of today’s low mortgage rates to changing homeowner needs, Americans have more motivation than ever to buy a home. According to the experts, buyers are making moves right now, creating an unseasonably strong housing market for this time of year.

As we wrap up the fall season and move into the winter months, here’s a look at what several industry leaders have to say about the continued momentum in the current market, and what it means as we head into the early part of next year.

Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist, National Association of Realtors (NAR)


“This solid buying is a testament to demand still being relatively high, as it is occurring during a time when inventory is still markedly low. The notable gain in October assures that total existing-home sales in 2021 will exceed 6 million, which will shape up to be the best performance in 15 years.”


Odeta Kushi, Deputy Chief Economist, First American


“So far in November, purchase applications point to another strong month in sales. Still low rates and demographic demand support this strength, even as affordability and inventory headwinds remain.”


The M Report


“The demand for housing in the United States has reached a fever pitch, a trend that opposes the norm of this time of the year when the market cools as the winter months set in.”


Mark Fleming, Chief Economist, First American


“Strong demographic demand will continue to act as the wind in the housing market’s sails.”


What does this mean for the winter housing market?

Buyers are actively in the market, and they’re competing for homes to purchase. With the momentum coming out of this fall, all signs point to the winter housing market picking up steam, making it much busier than in a more typical year. And as we’ve seen in so many ways, 2020 and 2021 were anything but typical in real estate. It looks like 2022 may be joining that list before we know it.

Bottom Line

If you think the housing market will slow down this winter, think again. Whether you’re thinking of buying a home, selling your house, or both – let’s connect to determine if this winter is your best time to make a move too.

Selling Your Home? 

Get your home's value - our custom reports include accurate and up to date information.

Get Home Value

Ready to Take the Next Step?

We want you to feel confident about your next steps as a homebuyer.

Click Here

Now partnered with Corcoran

Andy Rose is now partnered with Corcoran Reverie in Florida. 

Corcoran Reverie is known for their knowledge and experience with luxury beach properties along Florida's panhandle. Your beach home search starts here: www.YourEmeraldCoast.com

We use cookies to enhance your browsing experience and deliver our services. By continuing to visit this site, you agree to our use of cookies. More info