The Importance of Home Equity in Retirement Planning

We often discuss the¬†difference in family wealth¬†between homeowner households and renter households. Much of that difference is the result of the¬†equity buildup¬†that homeowners experience over the time that they own their home. In a report recently released by the nonpartisan¬†Employee Benefit Research Institute¬†(EBRI), they reveal how valuable equity can be in retirement planning. Craig Copeland,¬†Senior … Continued