Homebuyer Trends ... how do you compare?Below are a few statistics about homebuyers, according to NAR. How does/did your home search compare with the national statistics below?Average homebuyer searches 12 weeks and looks at 12 homes before making a decision.47% of recent purchases were by 1st-time homebuyers, with 53% being from repeat buyers.90% of homebuyers used internet to search for homes, often times even driving by selected properties, before contacting a professional to help.July 04 2010 - Athens00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.