U.S. home ownership rate ticks up

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 66.3 percent of Americans owned their own homes in the third quarter of 2011, which is up slightly from Q2 — a quarter that was noted for having the lowest home-ownership rate since 1998 (65.9 percent).

That increase was also the first in two years.

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