Renting Vs Buying

Dated: 11/10/2017

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Adulting is hard! Gathering the information you ned to know in order to make an informed decision about housing can be a challenge. Here's a short and sweet explanation of the pros and cons of renting vs. buying a home. 

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Buying gives you the freedom to make changes!

  • Knock down that weird wall & paint the walls whatever color is trending

  • Design the kitchen or bedroom that you’ve been dreaming of!

  • Never worry about an expiring lease and get big tax breaks

  • Throw parties your friends will talk about for years

Renting has Major Drawbacks!

  • Every check goes in the landlord’s pocket, not equity!

  • Restrictions and no financial gain from remodeling

  • Lease can end or go up at the end of term

  • More tame parties required

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Eric Steinhoff

There is no substitute for skill, polish, years of experience, and thorough knowledge of the local market. That is what Steinhoff Properties and I offer our clients. "The keys to my clients' success a....

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