Is Owning a Home Necessary to Live The American Dream?

The majority of households say “yes”, according to the latest U.S. Housing Confidence Survey. However, responses vary considerably by metro area as well as tenure type (i.e., homeowners vs. renters).

“Some say that owning a home is necessary to live The Good Life and The American Dream. Do you agree? Or disagree?”

(% of Households who agree, by MSA and Tenure)