Owning a home is a good feeling, no way around it. You never have to ask the landlord before you paint, landscape, or do any other changes to the property. Also any expenditures you make to improve the property, increase the value of an asset you own. In addition to that though, there are a number of financial perks to home ownership that are just the icing on the cake. The chart below, is designed to show you some of these perks.