Here is an infographic of some real estate buyer and seller profiles of 2016 that I thought many people would find interesting.
Nothing really shocking to me about buyers. It is interesting to see how the average age has changed since 1981. I bought my first house in 1976 at the age of 22-23. That house cost $18,000 and it didn't hit me at the time but instead of a 30 year mortgage we were given a 10 year mortgage! We were happy with our 10.5% interest rate. I still drive past that house whenever I'm in the area.
I normally work with married couples but I do get the singles. In fact, I worked with a couple this past year (they never did buy, but that might be good) that had just started dating and I…