Homeownership is often lumped into the “American dream” but not everyone’s buying in.
Here’s some quick stats that break down the trend.
105 million: Number of Americans who rent their homes.
20 years ago: The last time the renter population was this high.
43 percent: Number of Raleigh renters planning to eventually purchase a home
or apartment, compared to 60 percent nationwide.
Source: Apartment List’s 2015 Apartment Renter Satisfaction Survey with responses from more than 18,000 renters nationwide.