Livingston County, Mich.
Livingston County, Mich.

After updating an online tool that provides provides economic and housing market statistics for all local Home Builder Associations (HBAs), the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) released a list of the five HBA's with the highest home ownership rates.

At the top were two Michigan chapters--the HBA of Livingston County and the Mid-Eastern Michigan HBA. The other three chapters were scattered around the country.

The top five list reflects distinct regional differences in home-ownership rates. The first two HBAs are located in Midwest, which has the highest concentration of owner-occupied homes at the regional level. The local HBA with the highest homeownership rate is HBA of Livingston County, MI, where 84.7% of housing units are owned, compared to the national homeownership rate of 64.4%.

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