Our lives are filled with financial milestones, one of the largest being purchasing a home. Homeownership has always been and still remains a part of the American dream, but with prices far exceeding income affordability, that is seeming further out of reach. Researchers at Comet Financial Intelligence (a student loan refinancing resource) surveyed 1200 Americans and found the following:
- The average age at which most people buy their first home is 29 years old and, regardless of generation, most Americans are homeowners by age 35.
- Millennials expect to make their first home purchase about three years before they've paid off their student loans, telling us that they're prioritizing student loan repayment over homeownership.
- 3/4 of Millennials do not yet own homes and, based on this research, will be 34 years old when they take out their first mortgages.
With seven consecutive years of five-star status in Orange Coast Magazine, The Kurt Real Estate Group is among the elite. No matter where they’ve gone, they’ve set record sales. Whether you’re a buyer, seller, or investor, Kurt and his team work diligently, honestly, and with the utmost professionalism and are passionate about helping you achieve your real estate goals.
Kurt is ranked among the top two percent of Coldwell Banker agents nationwide. Kurt’s experience investing in and flipping homes and his connections with the Hollywood Film Industry give him an unparalleled edge and keen insight into market trends. The opportunity presented to you in working with Kurt is why The Kurt Real Estate Group is recognized as one of the top real estate teams in Orange County.
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"Working with Kurt on buying our new home was fantastic!!! He took great care of us through the entire process, going over and beyond the call of duty. Having worked with some other agents in the past, it was easy to see Kurt's knowledge and professionalism were on a different level. I would highly recommend using his services! 5 Stars +++"