Wave of Hispanic Buyers Shores Up U.S. Housing Market By Laura Kusisto and Ben Eisen Wall Street Journal

Homeownership rate for Hispanics has increased more in recent years than any ethnic group

Hispanics are experiencing the largest homeownership gains of any ethnic group in the U.S., a turnaround for the population hardest hit by the housing bust that could help buoy the market for years.

The homeownership rate for Hispanics has increased more during the past several years than any race or ethnic group, including whites. The rate, which hit a 50-year low in 2015, has risen 3.3 percentage points since then, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.

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