A survey recently conducted by Harris Interactive shows that U.S. home buyers are twice as likely to use online sources than print sources to find open house information. This further supports the National Association of Realtors surveys that show more than 75% of home buyers plan to start their home search on the web.
Key Survey Results
* 62 percent of U.S. home buyers reported using/planning to use online sites to find open houses.
* 53 percent who use/plan to use information from real estate agents
* 36 percent who use/plan to use neighborhood signs
* 31 percent who reported using/planning to use print, including newspapers and local flyers to find open houses.
what does this mean to you, the Realtor? list online! where? well… OnlyOpenHouses.com , naturally!
what does this mean to you, the home buyer? you will find your open houses on OnlyOpenHouses.com
what does this mean to you, the home seller? make sure your Realtor is providing you with maximal exposure. where? well.. you know by now.