Over a Third of Homebuyers in 2017 Made Offers Sight Unseen


Redfin says that 35% of homebuyers, in a recently conducted survey, indicated that they made an offer on home before ever physically seeing the property.  In addition, millennial homebuyers were even more likely to make an offer sight-unseen, coming in at over 40%.  Redfin says these results likely reflect millennials’ comfort relying on information they find online about homes for sale, neighborhoods they might not have visited in person and the home-buying process in general.  Their survey targeted nearly 5k homebuyers in 14 major U.S. metro areas.

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