Single women are building wealth by buying homes

But they don’t necessarily come out on top financially

Mar 08, 2021 | Editorial | Real estate | Business | The economy | Spending trends
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Put a (house key) ring on it

It’s International Women’s Day — a chance to reflect on how far we’ve come, and how far we still have to go. Take for instance that despite the persistent wage gap, the share of single women who bought homes in 2020 (19%) grew to double the percentage of single male homebuyers (9%). Women have come...

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