Boston Real Estate: National Survey of Renters – Pessimistic
The coronavirus has upended pretty much everything, so it’s no surprise that nearly 45 percent of renters who were looking to buy a home say the pandemic has delayed or derailed those plans. Younger would-be-buyers still have hope. The older ones? Not as much. That’s according to a newly-released survey from Rentcafe — conducted at the end of May — which also found that nearly a quarter of renters said they doubt they will ever buy a home.