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One of the biggest decisions people come to is the issue of renting versus buying. Really, it is an extremely tough choice to choose between the two. However, I once had an economics teacher who put it extremely well and puts the whole thing in...

There is an age-old debate on whether or not it makes more sense for people to rent or buy. Though it is hard to really understand why there is a debate at all. You will definitely hear arguments from both camps that appear logical but...

Moving into a new apartment is an exciting process, but unless you’ve been around the block for a while, you might not know about these hidden costs associated with renting. Check them out so you’re prepared! 1. Application Fees Most of the places you look for an...

Long-time renters may want to reconsider their housing options. With mortgages currently at low rates, today's market provides the perfect opportunity for renters to convert into first-time buyers. And it isn't as difficult as one may think. "With calculated preparation, an affordable transition that packs long-term...

When moving into a new house or apartment with roommates, it's important to find a fair way of determining how much each person should pay for rent. As a matter of fact, this should be discussed and agreed upon before even applying for the apartment....

Many renters say they prefer to rent because it is simple and doesn’t carry the stress of home ownership. In some cases that might make sense. In truth, they are simply making other people rich. I say this with one word in mind: equity.   What...