Families with Children Want Bigger Homes

Buying and moving into a new home always comes with stress, but moving with children can add completely different sets of needs and hassles. The National Association of REALTORS®’ 2017 Moving With Kids Report explores the unique experience of homebuying with kids.

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When it comes to selling a home, the main reason people with children 18 and under choose to sell, at 29 percent, is because the home is too small; that is the reason for only 9 percent of people without children at home.

sell reasons When they buy their new homes, buyers with children tend to purchase larger homes then their childfree counterparts.

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Check out the the entire report here to learn more about the different purchasing and selling habits of those with children at home compared to those without.