Results for - Housing Boom!

1,860 voters participated in this survey

We're in the heat of a housing boom. Year on year for the last several years, houses have been seeing double digit gains. Skeptics keep predicting the crash, but it just keeps on rolling ...

1. Are you happy about the housing boom?

Yes
44%
819 votes
No
56%
1,041 votes

2. A lot of focus has been put on blaming foreign investment for driving the prices up. What's your stance?

I'm more Capitalist - Foreign investment is ok if it helps drive the economy/home prices up
14%
266 votes
I'm more NIMBY - I'm ok with a stunted economy if it keeps assets national
16%
298 votes
Undecided
67%
1,254 votes
Other (please specify)
2%
42 votes

3. Many keep saying if this housing boom continues, a crash is inevitable. What's your stance on the housing crash?

If
31%
576 votes
When
69%
1,284 votes

4. Some want government to get involved in controlling the prices. Your thoughts?

The market will bear what the market will bear
35%
655 votes
The government should nanny the economy
15%
285 votes
Undecided/Don't care/No opinion
48%
884 votes
Other (please specify)
2%
36 votes

5. If government intervened. COULD they actually make an impact?

Yes
40%
753 votes
No
60%
1,107 votes

6. What is your current living situation?

Own
56%
1,043 votes
Rent
34%
636 votes
Other living arrangement
10%
181 votes
03/08/2016 Money 1860 44 By: epoon08mba

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