There are approximately 115 million occupied housing units in the United States, according to the 2011 American Housing Survey. The typical owner-occupied home was built in 1976; the typical renter-occupied home was built in 1972. The typical home size is 1,800 square feet, built on a 0.26 acre lot. The typical home owner is 54 years old, and has lived in the current home for 11 years.
Real Estate Market Statistics:
What do buyers use to find their property?
Real estate agent: 89%
Yard sign: 51%
Mobile of tablet website or application: 45%
Open house: 45%
Mobile or tablet search engine: 42%
Print newspaper advertisement: 23%