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Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll for 7th Year Running

 


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Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll for 7th Year Running

Philip Slocum

I have had the privilege of helping thousands of our clients throughout Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut as both Buyers and Sellers with al...

I have had the privilege of helping thousands of our clients throughout Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut as both Buyers and Sellers with al...

Jun 15 2 minutes read


Every year, Gallup conducts a survey of Americans to determine their choice for the best long-term investment. Respondents are asked to select real estate, stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, or bonds.

For the seventh year in a row, real estate has come out on top as the best long-term investment. Gallup explained:


Real estate remains the most favored investment to Americans, as has been the case since 2013, when the housing market was on the rebound. More than a third of Americans have named real estate as the top investment since 2016.


This year's results indicated 35% of Americans chose real estate, followed by stocks at 21%. The full results covering the last decade are 

shown in the chart below:

Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll for 7th Year Running | MyKCM

Bottom Line

The belief of the American people in the stability of housing as a long-term investment remains strong, even through the many challenges our economy faces today.


Source: KCM

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