Most suitable tenure for current lifestyle in the U.S. 2019, by type of home

In April 2019, 80 percent of multifamily renters said that renting was a better fit for their current lifestyle, whereas only 70 percent of single-family renters said the same. The share of average wages needed to buy a median priced home in the United States has been rising since 2012.

Share of renters who believe renting or owning fits their current lifestyle best in the United States in April 2019, by type of home

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Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

Apr 1 to 4, 2019

Number of respondents

530 multifamily; 512 single-family

Method of interview

Online survey

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