29% of Homeowners Are Mortgage-Free

Including 34.5% of those homeowners ages 20 to 24

By Matt Cantor,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 11, 2013 8:07 AM CST

(Newser) – In a country ravaged by the housing crisis, a hefty chunk of homeowners—some 29.3%—have escaped the mortgage burden entirely, a new report by Zillow finds. A great deal of the 20.6 million Americans who own their homes outright are retirees: 77....   Read full story »


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