You know what’s scary? Buying a home. It’s the largest purchase you’ll ever make, and that can be downright intimidating. But it’s not just scary; buying a home is also rewarding, exhilarating and extremely worthwhile. As a homeowner, you’ll have freedom, stability and so much more. Lucky for you, the market conditions make right now the perfect time to buy a home. Here are 13 reasons why you should take the plunge into homeownership in 2013.
Today, theU.S. Census Bureau announced the nation’s overall mover rate increased from a record low of 11.6 percent in 2011 to 12.0 percent in 2012. About 36.5 million people 1 year and older moved, an increase from the 2011 estimate of 35.1 million. In 2012, the majority of people, who lived at a different residence 1 year ago moved within the same county (64.4 percent).