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Two-Minute Take: Should I Rent or Buy a home?

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Learn more about J.H. Cullum Clark.
J.H. Cullum Clark
Director, Bush Institute-SMU Economic Growth Initiative
George W. Bush Institute

It's increasingly becoming more expensive to rent than buy a home, according to new data from ATTOM. Cullum Clark, Bush Institute-SMU Economic Growth Initiative Director, explains what's happening with the real estate market and how these changes are impacting homebuyers decisions.

Should I buy or rent? It’s a common question facing many who are entering the home market. Cullum Clark, Bush Institute-SMU Economic Growth Initiative Director, explains in this two-minute take what the new data from ATTOM, a real estate database company, means for consumers and how cities can support the real estate market. 

Clark recently released two reports highlighting how cities can create opportunity. Cities which rise up as centers of prosperity and opportunity attract the most talent. Affordable housing is one of the key factors to a city finding success.  Learn which cities in the U.S. are thriving, why, and how other cities can replicate that prosperity.