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Major Benefits to Being a Homeowner

There are major benefits to being a homeowner over a home renter!

The US is a nation of homeowners .

  • 67 % of American households are owner occupied.
  • Home is key to our economy, it accounts 15% of our Gross Domestic Product in general.
  • Every home purchased, $60,000 is pumped into the economy for furniture, home improvements and related items.

Homeownership has a significant, positive impact on:

  • net worth
  • educational achievement
  • civic participation
  • overall quality of life
  • Owning a home is one of the best ways to build long-term wealth. In the past 12 years, a typical homeowner’s net worth has been 31-46 times that of a renter. Plus, most homeowners enjoy stable housing costs.

It has been shown that homeowners enjoy a better quality of life, they tend to be happier and healthier, and feel a greater sense of control over their lives. They are free to redecorate, renovate and modify their homes as they wish.

So when a renter says  there life is better, explain to them why home ownership matter.

Dream. Build .LIVE!

About Matt Wilson

Matt is a motivated internet business and marketing guru specializing in real estate and new home construction. Outside of the office he enjoys spending time with family and friends, golfing, racing and most sports.

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