Thankful: Readers Give Their Reasons for Feeling Up in a Down Housing Market

Thankful homeowners at Thanksgiving
Thankful homeowners at Thanksgiving

It's no secret that the housing crisis and still-struggling economy have made life that much more difficult for Americans. But with an improving real estate market, low interest rates and largely affordable home prices, to name a few things, we can still find reasons to be thankful.

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, AOL Real Estate asked homeowners and the real estate community to tell us what they're thankful for this Thanksgiving, despite the country still trying to emerge from a housing crisis. Click through the gallery below to see what they have to say.