Optimism Among Homeowners Continues



A recent Gallop pole confirms that more Americans expect home prices to rise in their areas for the first time since 2007.  :ast year only 33% felt that optimism which is a testament to the visible recovery in the housing market in 2013.  Residents in the Western states show the most positive outlook where home prices seem to show the most improvement.  While previous years showed more Buyer enthusiasm over low home prices, the rise in home values has added Seller optimism as well with fewer homes “underwater”.