In the third quarter of 2023, fewer homebuyers were able to purchase a home due to affordability pressures. Those who did manage to buy a home made higher down payments, new data shows.

Some of the reasons for the decline in homebuyers include:

-The prices of homes continue to rise, while incomes have not increased at the same rate
-The cost of living, including the cost of healthcare, childcare, and education, has gone up
-There is less available credit due to stricter lending standards

As a result of these factors, many potential homebuyers are opting to rent instead of purchase a home.

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