Happy Halloween! In keeping with the “spirit” of the day, here are a few US based general statistics: The typical home seller is 53 years old with a median income of $97,000 and has lived in her/his home for 9 years. The typical first time home buyer is 31 years old with a median income of $64,000 and finances roughly 90% of his/her purchase. With an average 12 years’ experience, the typical Realtor is 57years old and realizes a median income of $48,000. Only 30% of Realtors have earned a Bachelor Degree and less than 12% hold a Masters Degree. 88% of Buyers purchased their home and 88% of Sellers listed their home through a Realtor.