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    Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?










    Jeez...hopefully THIS time I got this poll right.

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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Are you good with this one or do you want to give a few more tries?

    P.S. You left out neither.
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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Quote Originally Posted by DA60 View Post
    Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Jeez...hopefully THIS time I got this poll right.


    The "right to own a home" is a privilege granted to those who can pay for it.

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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    I got one dollar. Gime my rights!

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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Quote Originally Posted by azgreg View Post
    Are you good with this one or do you want to give a few more tries?

    P.S. You left out neither.
    Nah...I will leave this as is.
    Last edited by DA60; 02-19-14 at 10:06 PM.

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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Not a right and not a privilege.

    It is an "Option," perhaps a metaphor of a dream.

    Property taxes come first. If you own property and don't pay the taxes, the owner takes the property, so, at best, it compares poorly to a mortgage, except a mortgage has a final payment and property taxes are forever.

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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Neither. It is something that you can do with your money if you have enough. No rights or privileges involved.
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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Quote Originally Posted by DA60 View Post
    Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?
    Hmm so either it's a right and everyone's entitled to their ObamaHouse, or it's a privilege and the state can just take it if you own a gun or make a politically incorrect statement in public. Hmmm decisions decisions.

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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    It's a right in the same way that owning a gun is a right. If you have the means, you can, but the government is not obliged to give you one for free.


    Quote Originally Posted by Jetboogieman View Post
    This issue has been plowed more times than Paris Hilton.
    Quote Originally Posted by Oborosen View Post
    Too bad we have to observe human rights.

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    Re: Is home ownership a 'right' or a 'privilege'?

    Quote Originally Posted by Jerry View Post
    Hmm so either it's a right and everyone's entitled to their ObamaHouse, or it's a privilege and the state can just take it if you own a gun or make a politically incorrect statement in public. Hmmm decisions decisions.
    Well since owning a gun is guaranteed by the Constitution, where's my ObamaGun? Or BushGun for that matter, shouldn't he have been handing them out on street corners too?


    Quote Originally Posted by Jetboogieman View Post
    This issue has been plowed more times than Paris Hilton.
    Quote Originally Posted by Oborosen View Post
    Too bad we have to observe human rights.

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