Owning a Home V. Renting a Home.

Owning a Home V. Renting a Home.

The house with a white picket fence is the epitome of the American dream. But the financial benefits of buying a home rather than renting have yo-yoed over the years. From 2004 to 2006, for example, it was more favorable to rent, but buying made a comeback from 2009 to 2011. If you’re sitting on…