Homeowners Recognize Value of Renting: Avoiding Foreclosure, Fluctuating Market Seen as Perks


These days, some current homeowners are recognizing the advantages of renting, according to a new survey commissioned by the National Apartment Association.
Given the current state of the real estate market, the independent 2007 survey conducted by Harris Interactive found that the majority of homeowners—65 percent—believe that there are advantages to renting as opposed to owning.
And that number contradicts what many people are used to hearing.
“This survey