We don't look at winning vs. losing when we think about home ownership. We think that everyone can win by dividing the seven benefits of home ownership.
If you want to see a traditional view on winners vs. losers in the housing market, take a look at this story from CNN Money:
Buy vs. rent: These days, buying wins - May. 13, 2011
Either way- buy or rent, contact me if you ever want to learn more about sharing the benefits of real estate.