According to a recent survey, more and more renters aspire to become homeowners. Data shows that nearly sixty percent of current renters plan to purchase a home in the next two years.
The survey also revealed key motivations behind the respondents’ plans for home ownership. Forty-nine per cent simply want the chance to call themselves homeowners, and forty-four per cent view owning a home as a good
financial investment while thirty-six per cent need more space for their family and/or children
On February 23rd, the Johnston County Association of REALTORS® is hosting a Home Ownership Expo at Johnston
Community College in the Paul A Johnson Auditorium from 10am-4pm. This event is free to the public. The purpose of the expo is to educate the public on the benefits of home ownership and affordability in today's market. The expo
will be used to stimulate home sales through educating the public as to the local housing options in regards to availability and affordability including the benefits of home ownership.
At the Expo, you can talk to Realtors®, builders, mortgage lenders, home inspectors, carpet-flooring representatives, cabinet-counter top representatives, landscapers, and interior designers. There will be associates with many products related to home ownership as well as individuals throughout the day speaking on pertinent home ownership information. In addition to many resources, one can enjoy food, cash prizes, and giveaways at the Home Ownership Expo.
Johnston County Association of REALTORS®
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