There has always been a debate about homeownership and whether it is a true vehicle for building wealth.  A new report (by the Hamilton Project) looks at the impact owning a home has on the financial well-being of people getting close to retirement.  Click on the graphic above to read the article, which shows that middle-class households near retirement age have about as much wealth in their homes as they do in their retirement accounts!  There is also a link to the study, Ten Economic Facts about Financial Well-Being in Retirement, in the article. After you read the article and the report, don’t forget to call OWN THIS HOME TEAM to help you with ALL of your real estate needs!