Inman recently polled real estate professionals and discovered that 2017 will be all about being nimble, responding quickly to market changes and keeping clients informed.
- There is solid optimism about the housing market in 2017, with 27.43 percent of respondents saying they are extremely optimistic.
- More than half of this survey's respondents (52.21 percent) expect President-elect Donald Trump to have a positive effect on the U.S. housing market.
- A strong majority (71.24 percent) of respondents have plans to expand their businesses next year.
- Nearly 50 percent of respondents think unit sales will go up in 2017, and 75 percent of those surveyed think that prices will go up.