At the current rate, a majority of millennials in Britain might not be able to afford a home in their lifetime. While this is nothing new, the homeownership rate has been declining for the past 30-years, at what point will the millennials revolt against government and demand inter-generational fairness?
The Awakening of Millennial Homeownership Demand. With more than 88 million members, the Millennial generation has the sheer bulk needed to propel the housing recovery to a higher level and it now fills the 25-34 year-old age range that traditionally accounts for the most first-time homebuyers.
Our renter survey last year indicated that most millennial renters still intend to purchase a home, but the majority plan to delay homeownership for three or more years. Today, we release the results from our 2016 renter survey 1 , in which we asked millennials about obstacles to homeownership, savings for a down payment, and more.
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Homeownership for Millennials Declines to New Lows. The unemployment rate of those ages 20-24 was 12.4 percent as of March 2014, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, compared with a current national average unemployment rate of 6.7 percent. For Americans 25-34 years old, the unemployment rate was 7 percent.
Cities were scored out of 100, with a score of 100 reflecting a high level of Millennial homeownership. The Northeast has some of the lowest levels of homeownership among Millennials, according to SmartAsset, which singled out New Haven, CT, where only 5 percent of Millennials own their own homes.
Homeowners in England can now build extensions without planning permission Thousands of homeowners are given green light to build large rear extensions without planning permission as government changes rules single-storey rear extensions of six or eight metres won’t need.
Home Depot, America’s largest home-improvement store, is counting on millennials to extend the US housing recovery. The US homeownership rate for people under 35 still trails other age. up from.
But with the "greatest economy ever," why hasn’t the millennial homeownership rate risen? Well, that it’s an easy one – debt loads held by millennials exceeded well over a $1 trillion at the end of last year. On top of that, 60% of them don’t have $500 in savings, which is also contributing to their inability to buy a home.
Meanwhile, with the more-probable 25bps cut outcome, there still remains "execution risk" with regards to Fed forward guidance as well, as the Fed needs to execute the above "dovish 25bps cut" at the least in order to keep door open for further action, or risk disappointing markets.