Young Optimism [Infographic]

Whether they’re in a position to buy now, or are still saving toward their dream, young renters are optimistic about homeownership. Here’s an infographic indicating the benefits they see in owning versus renting:


81% said owning allows them to live in a nicer home, and 80% agreed that owning is good way to accumulate wealth. 76% believe it is a good investment in the long run, and 66% said it leaves them better off financially.

Community and security were also a factor in people’s answers. 75% agreed that owning helps you engage in your community, while 62% said it gives them a better sense of privacy and security. Of all those surveyed, over half agreed that buying would be the best decision given the current economic climate.

About Daniel Di Matteo

Realtor at CENTURY 21 Award, Daniel was Voted U-T San Diego’s Best Real Estate Agent in 2014. A Husband, Father, and most recently, accomplished Blog writer, which explains your visit today.