7 Social Benefits Of Home Ownership
We knew owning a home had its benefits. But we didn’t know it went beyond financial independence. According to the California Assocation of Realtors there are 9 social benefits categorized in three different ways.
Children of homeowners tend to have higher achievement levels of math and reading.
They also tend to have less behavioral problems
Teens whose parents own a home are more likely to stay in school.
Homeowners vote more.
Homeowners spend more hours volunteering.
Homeowners also get to know more people in their neighborhood.
New homeowners report higher quality of life.
They also have higher levels of self esteem
And a greater feeling of control over their lives.
We found this research to be insightful and exciting. Exciting because we get a hand in the improving the lives of our clients!
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