Daniel MacDonald and I analyzed the relationship between homeownership and sociological factors such as health, education, crime and poverty in California in this study, which was commissioned by the Building Industry Association – Southern California. The project was completed in December 2016 with a 32-page report using county-level data from the American Community Survey.
Click here to download the research report.
Click here to download the fact sheet accompanying the study.
“CSUSB Study Says Homeownership Leads to Higher Education and Lower Crime Rates”, CSUSB News Release, March 23, 2017
“Study Adds Social-Justice Dimension to Housing Crisis”, San Bernardino Sun Editorial, March 31, 2017