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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…

Eat: Flying Fish, Memphis

One of my favorite spots to grab a Po'Boy back in Memphis is at Flying Fish. Located at 105 South Second Street, Come see Billy Bass from all over the world draped onto the walls for your viewing consumption as you chow down on the tasty bread and fried goodness. 

Start On: Seafood Gumbo and the Hula Poppers

Salad On: Tilapia 

Basket It: Shrimp, Oysters, or maybe the Frog Legs!

Fish Tacos? Yes... light on the dressing though... light!

Po'Boy: Come on, Shrimp of Course!

Dessert: Key Lime Pie


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