Home Ownership refers to a form of home occupancy where the occupant is the owner of the home.
|Arguments in favor of||Arguments opposing|
|It provides a home to the owner.|
|Facilitating home ownership can help to improve long term access to dwelling.||High level of home ownership may reduce the mobility within a society.|
|The occupant and the owner are the same party.|
|Home ownership can help to induce better maintenance of the dwelling.||Owner occupied property does not benefit from the potential checks and controls by non-owner occupant or non-occupant owner.|