When people think "affordable housing," they typically think of renting. However, that's no longer the case. According to Realtor.com's most recent Market Outlook Report (from September 2017), rents
BUY VS RENT
When people think "affordable housing," they typically think of renting. However, that's no longer the case. According to Realtor.com's most recent Market Outlook Report (from September 2017), rents rose year-over-year in an astonishing 78% of counties across the US. In fact, renting has become so unaffordable, it's officially become more expensive than homeownership. According to a recent study by Zillow, homeownership is more affordable than renting in the majority of metro markets across the US.
If you're still a renter, the time to transition to homeownership is now. Rents are continuing to rise, and if you continue to rent, you're throwing away money that could be better spent on owning your own home—and building your wealth in the process.
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