Are You Safer in a Rented Home? [infographic]

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More and more U.S. households are choosing to become renters rather than homeowners. But, regardless of where you live, there’s one fundamental thing to consider: your personal safety.

Every 14 seconds a home invasion occurs, and the aftermath costs an average loss of $1,725 in property theft and damage. Though the police can offer great assistance, they only resolve 13% of all reported cases. To discover the rest of the stats and how to prevent this problem, check out the neat infographic below:

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Burglary infographic stats

  • Mizzy

    Makes feel unsafe in your own home regardless!!

  • Romanovich

    I love how this gives the impression that there are basically no burglaries commited in any other states than the top 10 hahaha! If only it were true, Idaho for example has a notorious burglary/crime rate and it didn’t even make the top 10!!!