Is Home Ownership an Aphrodesiac in the St. Louis Dating Scene?
If you’re single and didn’t have a date on Valentines day, you might need to come up with a new game plan.
Here’s an interesting idea: Buy a house!
1000 singles were recently surveyed by Harris Interactive regarding their preferences in the dating selection process.
Here’s the results:
- More than a 1/3 of all women stated they would prefer dating a home owner instead of a renter.
- 18% of men said they would rather date a home owner
- Only 2% of females said they preferred dating someone who rents
- Only 3% of men saith that they preferred dating a renter
Is Having a Roomate Detrimental to Your Dating Life?
No brainer here. 62% of both men and women preferred not having a roomate in the picture.
The Ultimate Deal Breaker When It Comes to Dating
Less than 5% of the singles surveyed said they would ever date someone who was still living in their childhood home with their parents. Ouch!
This is a problem when you consider the current economy and the number of boomerang young adults forced back into their parent’s homes. We know that Mom and Dad will always love you … but this is the kiss of death when it comes to dating!
Home Features Most Attractive to Singles
Notice how the master bathroom ranks high with both men and women, while hot tubs are really a non-starter. Apparently more men seem to be interested in cooking as reflected in their preference for a gourmet kitchen.
Can Owning a Home Make You a Chick Magnet or More Attractive to a Potential Partner?
Finding Homes for You cannot guarantee that your dating life will change over night. However, look at the numbers and take note. Interest rates are at historic lows and home prices are also low. Get a plan and get moving towards owning a home and see what happens! Call us at 636-532-4200.
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Here are a couple of links to get you started:
- 5 Top Tips for a Successful St. Louis Home Purchase
- Buying A Home in St Louis-A Battle of the Sexes?