Why aren’t more renters buying?

In our market, Boise Idaho, the cost of renting a house is more than the cost of a mortgage for a similar home. It would seem that everyone would be buying a home.

The Wall Street Journal did a survey on why, and here it is:

http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/post–why-more-renters-arent-buying

The top three reasons are directly related to our economy and job market, not worries about values dropping or other reasons.

What do you think? Comment below:

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