Live the American Dream!

Recent Statistics from the National Association of REALTORS

The Benefits of Home Ownership


Infographic Benefits Homeownership_75469be0403817a5ce36a9bb01295469

The Benefits of Home Ownership

  • 88% of current homeowners report that owning a home has been a positive experience
  • A homeowner’s net worth is 34 times that of a renter’s
  • 77% of homeowners say it helps them achieve long-term financial goals
  • 70% of homeowners say it helps them achieve the American Dream

Homeownership and Community Value

  • 16% more likely to belong to parent-teacher organizations
  • 1.3 times more likely to read a newspaper
  • 28% more likely to repair and improve their home
  • 28% more likely to vote
  • 11% more likely to know who represents them in Congress

Value of Home Ownership to the Country

  • For each home purchased, approximately $60,000 in direct and indirect spending occurs in the economy

 

Leave a Reply

Menu Title