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Old 07-23-2019, 01:46 PM   #1
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(MARRIED, AFFLUENT) MILLENNIALS ARE BUYING HOMES

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According to Laurie Goodman, co-director of the Housing Finance Policy Center at the Urban Institute, millennials are indeed buying homes – under the right social and economic circumstances, marriage in particular.

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Brad and Jami were among the 37% of people ages 25 to 34 who owned homes as of the end of 2015 (the most recent data analyzed by housing finance researchers at the Urban Institute). All told, about 7.6 million Millennials owned homes in the United States in 2015.

That’s right, the Millennial homeowner is not some one-in-a-billion, mythical unicorn. Under the right social and economic conditions, today’s twenty- and thirty-somethings are buying, particularly as they get married and start families.

“I view it a lot like the idea of going to college after high school,” says Brad, now 32 and working in the mortgage industry. “It was just kind of the thing you do next. All my friends own homes.”
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