70% of Americans view owning a home as part of the American dream.
62% of consumers feel that buying a home in the current market is a good investment over the next 10 years.
Homeownership rate rose to 66.1% in Q3 2011, up from 66.0% in Q2 2011.
95% of metro areas are expected to see home prices rise in the next year.
75.1% of homeowners state that their home defines their identity.
-Source Buffini & Company.