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Homeownership The Reports Of My Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
Dated: February 8 2018
The famous quote by Mark Twain in the title of this article can be used to describe homeownership in America today. Last week, the Census revealed that the percentage of homeowners in the country increased for the first time in thirteen years.
A story in the Wall Street Journal gave these new homeownership numbers some context:
In a separate report comparing the rental population in America to the homeowner population, RentCafé also concluded that the gap is now shrinking.
America’s belief in homeownership was also evidenced in a recent survey by Pew Research. They asked consumers “How important is homeownership to achieving the American Dream?”
Homeownership has been, is and will always be a crucial element of the American Dream.
*Pictured Above – Mark Twain’s home in Hartford, Connecticut.
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Homeownership: "The Reports of My Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated" The famous quote by Mark Twain in the title of this article can be used to describe homeownership in America