Home Buyer Preferences- New or Existing Property ?

December 6th, 2017


New Construction- only a new home:

These buyers account for about 20% of people looking for a home to purchase.  They site the quality of construction, better floor plans, lower maintenance  costs, energy efficiency and ability to customize as the primary reasons they will only consider a newly built home.

Either New or Existing:

This group (35%) said their main concerns were the quality of construction, a safe neighborhood and a larger lot were what they are searching for in their next house.

Existing, Pre-owned only:

People who stated a pre-owned home was the only type they were considering made up 45% of the survey.  They said that a safe neighborhood, a larger lot, more living space and interesting architectural design were motivating factors in their purchase decision.

Whatever you have in mind,  Tampa Bay offers a wide variety of established housing as well as many possibilities for a brand new home.  Give Realty Tampa Bay a call- we’d love to help you find the right one for you and your family!

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