Homeownership can transform lives
It creates long-lasting and life-changing impact on families and communities, from providing a source of wealth and asset-building to influencing health and educational outcomes and contributing to positive community development. The first step in bringing homeownership to more families, however, is to understand who currently has access to homeownership and what factors play a role.
Please click on the link below for an evidence brief that will:
• Summarize research on trends in homeownership and barriers to achieving it.
• Provide an overview of the racial gap in homeownership, including key drivers.
• Share how Habitat for Humanity increases access to homeownership.