Tax reform had an effect on nearly half of homebuyers: Redfin

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Redfin Survey: Less than Half of Homebuyers Said Tax Reform. – High-income homebuyers were the most likely to report in this year’s survey that tax reform has had some sort of effect on their home search. Of those homebuyers earning $150,000 or more, 61 percent said that the new tax law had an effect on their home search, which was true for less than half of households earning under $150,000.

The most common tax-reform effect reported by homebuyers this year was that they lowered their price range because of decreased benefits on high-priced homes (14%, down from 16% last year). Another way tax reform has been affecting the housing market is in the form of migration to places with lower taxes, a trend we’ve noted in reports on Redfin.com user search patterns.

How the New Tax Reform Bill will Affect Homeowners The most common tax-reform effect reported by homebuyers this year was that they lowered their price range because of decreased tax benefits on high-priced homes (14%, down from 16% last year). Another prevalent way tax reform has been affecting the housing market is in the form of migration to places with lower taxes, a trend we’ve noted in reports on Redfin.com user search patterns for more than a year .

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SEATTLE, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ: RDFN) – More than a year after the historic tax code overhaul, less than half of homebuyers (47%) say that tax reform has had an effect on their home.

Robust consumer and business spending offset tariff-related weakness in inventory levels as the effects of tax reform. even tighter had it not been for the continued tepid demand for homeownership.

SEATTLE, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — (NASDAQ: RDFN) – More than a year after the historic tax code overhaul, less than half of homebuyers (47%) say that tax reform has had an effect on their home search, according to a March survey commissioned by Redfin (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. That’s down from 56 percent last year, when tax reform’s effects were still mostly speculative and not yet realized in people’s paychecks.

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