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5 Reasons Buying a Home is Better Than Renting!

Purchasing a home offers amazing financial benefits. Renting a home offers amazing financial benefits for the owner of the property you are renting from. Keep that in mind the next time you think about staying in your rental.

1. You Are Paying For A Home Regardless if You Rent or Buy

Some will argue renting eliminates the costs of property taxes and home repairs. All renters should realize that all the expenses your landlord must incur (property taxes, repairs, insurance and etc.) are rolled into your rent anyway along with profit margin.

2.  Home Ownership Is a Form of Forced Savings

Studies have shown homeowners have a net worth 44X times higher than a renter. It was recently estimated that a family buying a average home this past January could build more than $40,000 in family wealth in the next five years.

3. Owning Is a Hedge Against Inflation

Home values and rents tend to go up at or higher than the rate of inflation. When you own, your home's value will protect you against in…

San Antonio 11/11/13

This is a shot of Joe and I when we attended the M2TI La Senorita Stakes this year. This is our sixth year attending and it was a total blast this year. The theme was Luau. Joe wore a Target original from ten years ago... look how well it is still holding up! His hat is a Tommy Bahama. I wore this Modcloth dress I have been eyeing all year. My lei was real and smelled wonderful!!

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