A lot of eyes are on the real estate market right now, from economists to politicians, investors to homeowners. Everyone wants to know what’s next, where the market is headed, who’s buying, and what’s selling. The whirlwind of discussion about economic factors and national trends can often overshadow the fact that, quite simply, owning a home is still one of the best investments you can make, both financially and emotionally. There are a number of reasons that support this claim, which can be divided into two categories:
- Reasons that have been proven, over time, why it’s good to own a home.
- Reasons why now might a good time for you to take the step into home ownership.
Let’s start with several historically sound arguments about the advantages of…