Stuck in the homebuying hustle? Fear renter's stigma? Here's your reality check

PennyWise: Personal Finance & Travel Tips

Stuck in the homebuying hustle? Fear renter's stigma? Here's your reality check

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Published on Apr 1, 2024, 7:50:01 AM
Total time: 00:12:00

Episode Description

Are you feeling the crunch of the current housing market? Dive into the illuminating insights of the 2024 Homebuyer Report with NerdWallet's senior writer Elizabeth Renter on the latest episode of Pennywise. Discover why 77% of Americans couldn't secure a home last year, the unique challenges facing first-time buyers, and whether renting might just be the smarter choice in today's economy. Join host Nat Cardona for a candid conversation that could redefine your idea of the American Dream.

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📋 Episode Chapters

(00:00) Lee Enterprises podcast features latest M 2024 Homebuyer Report

(01:34) 77% of Americans who began last year with intention to buy a home were unsuccessful

(03:56) Supply was already hurting pre COVID, right

(04:25) The rate of people planning to buy is higher among younger generations

(05:30) A lot of people view the down payment as holding them back from buying homes

(08:04) Some people may go from buying a house to renting, according to survey

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PennyWise is a show about money, personal finance, investing and travel. Hosted by Nat Cardona, the program features the financial experts from NerdWallet.