We are releasing our second national survey of real estate investors. Our surveys share unique insights about the U.S. economy, housing market, and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Survey Findings

  • The current survey finds real estate investors believe the U.S. economy has quickly rebounded from the economy shutting down, but full economic recovery will be long and slow.
  • Real estate investors believe the economic impact of COVID-19 will be less severe than the U.S. housing crisis in the markets where they invest. Real estate investors are more optimistic now than they were in April.
  • The limited supply of real estate for…

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We are releasing a national survey of 569 U.S. real estate investors — first-of-its-kind research into how they believe COVID-19 will impact the U.S. economy, housing markets, and mortgage credit. Click here to download the survey findings in their entirety.

Real estate investors believe COVID-19 will have a very significant but temporary impact on economic growth. According to 80% of respondents, the U.S. economy was experiencing strong or moderate growth six months ago. 18% believe the U.S. is now in a depression. 76% expect the economy will be recovering or growing in 12 months.

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