How long does it really take to buy a house?
By Linda Jeffcoat of Stacks Property Finders
Recent research has revealed that property viewers take, on average, 27 minutes to decide whether to buy a property.
However, Linda Jeffcoat, from property search and acquisition experts,Stacks, had this to say: “While it may be accurate, this is a misleading figure. The time that has been invested in order to make that decision is considerable.
For buyers to find themselves in a strong decision-making position, our estimate is that they will have spent at least 80 hours, building up their knowledge and expertise.