Is Buying a Home Really More Stressful Than Planning a Wedding? Posted on September 14, 2018 - 08:05 AM by Red Hilton Some Highlights: According to a new survey from Open Listings, 62% of Americans ages 25-54 believe that buying a home is more stressful than planning a wedding. Many young couples are saving for a wedding and a home at the same time. The average US wedding now costs 66% of a median home down payment, according to The Knot. Comments There are no comments for this post.