Americans continue to believe that homeownership is important in achieving the American Dream. A recent survey by NeighborWorks America reported that:
When asked “How important a part of the American dream is owning a home?”
Homeownership and Financial Stability
The survey also revealed that 81% of Americans believe that owning a home leads to a family being more financially stable. This feeling was reiterated by Zillow Senior Economist Aaron Terrazas who, in a recent press release, explained:
Owning a home always has been, and always will be, a crucial part of attaining the American Dream.