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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…

10 Best Farmers Markets in Virginia


Don't you just love a great Farmer's Market?

According to the United States Department of Agriculture, Farmers Markets continue to grow in popularity. What was once a niche, trendy way for the wealthy and ultra health conscience people to shop has become mainstream. To appease the diverse population that have shown interest in Farmers Markets, vendors are expanding their merchandise. You can now find candles, soaps, ice cream and even beer to go along with carrots and pickles. 

Virginia has a great selection of Farmers Markets! I am happy to share those with you today. 


Do you have a favorite? What do you buy? 




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