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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…

Ava Fisher Breaststroke 2015



We were at Collegiate in Richmond this weekend for Ava's swim meet. Breaststroke is her favorite stroke. With a NT (not time) we didn't really know what to expect but she came in 2nd... yes 2nd overall. We are super happy. She came in 7th overall in backstroke and 11th in freestyle.



Such fun to go to and what an amazing facility. We are proud parents today! Tired though... swimmer parents and kids get used to getting up at 5 a.m. It was an early morning but we did get to eat lunch at Steak N Shake on the way home.



I'm not a videographer and the music might get on your nerves.. Turn it off. So exciting though!



Leigh Ann

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