But one thing it is not is a great investment, according to expert Jonathan Clements.. Most homeowners aren't keeping up with inflation after costs are factored. who prefers the higher long-term rate of return of the stock market.. She also thinks buying a house is the best way to build net worth over time.
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A survey conducted last month by the PEW Research Center, a non-profit, non-partisan organization considered a "fact tank" on social & demographic trends in America, determined that the majority of adult Americans (81%) still believe "that buying a home is the best long-term investment a person can make."
However, a nationwide Pew Research Center survey shows this drop in values has done little to shake the confidence of the American public in the investment value of homeownership. According to the survey: Fully eight-in-ten (81%) adults agree that buying a home is the best long-term investment a person can make.
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Homeownership still considered best long-term investment: Pew Still" delves into homeowners’ current belief in homeownership as a long term investment: homeowners whose home value has fallen only a little are equally enthusiastic about housing as a long-term investment: 85% say buying a home is the best long-term investment a person can.
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Homeownership still considered best long-term investment: Pew We have to be prepared for the long-term and a key component to wealth is homeownership. In Pew Research Center’s The Home as an Investment Survey, 81% of Americans agree that buying a home is still the best long-term investment a person can make.
Homeownership still considered best long-term investment: Pew "They are generally optimistic about homeownership and. rates near historic lows and prices in many markets still well off their highs, a home remains one of the best long-term investments people. MGIC is the originator of private mortgage insurance.
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