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Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
Buying or renting in Inverness, FL 2015 We prefer villa or condo life because of maintenance free living. Which is better ?
Is your questions which is better "RENTING OR OWNING" or is your question which is better "CONDO OR VILLA?"

Be aware, condo is a type of real estate ownership, not a type of structur ... more
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Ronna Beecher, Real Estate Pro in Shreveport, LA
Call the Beecher & Beecher Real Estate Team at 318.564.1555 or email us at team@beecherandbeecher.com!HAPPI MONEY ELIGIBLE Shreveport home for sale! 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,448 sq ft. home for… Read more
Blogged yesterday, 8:16pm by Ronna Beecher Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Ronna Beecher, Real Estate Pro in Shreveport, LA
Call the Beecher & Beecher Real Estate Team at 318.564.1555 or email us at team@beecherandbeecher.com!Living in the country doesn’t get any better than this! This beautiful, 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom,… Read more
Blogged yesterday, 10:55am by Ronna Beecher Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Jay K. DeBus…, Real Estate Pro in Tierra Verde, FL
NEW YORK – Dec. 18, 2014 – The recent housing crisis has prompted questions over whether homeownership is still a viable way toward greater wealth in this country. Confidence in homeownership was shaken… Read more
Blogged yesterday, 10:51am by Jay K. DeBussy Market Conditions Home Buying Rent vs Buy
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Tim Garton, Real Estate Pro in 94591
Troy, Michigan-based United Wholesale Mortgagelaunched its latest product which offers conventional financing on up to 97% loan to value, making it one of the first wholesale lenders to offer the low… Read more
Blogged Sat Dec 20, 2014 by Tim Garton Home Buying Financing Rent vs Buy
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Mario Pavli, Real Estate Pro in Somerville, MA
A joint venture of Leggat McCall Properties and Multi-Employer Property Trust have acquired three Boston Medical Center properties in a leaseback agreement for $80 million, the medical center announced… Read more
Blogged Sat Dec 20, 2014 by Mario Pavli Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Mario Pavli, Real Estate Pro in Somerville, MA
The mighty, mighty Boston Redevelopment Authority just O.K.'d the redevelopment of a former party-supply store at 367 Neponset Avenue in Dorchester into a restaurant and residences.The 5,500-square-foot… Read more
Blogged Fri Dec 19, 2014 by Mario Pavli Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Bud Zeller, Real Estate Pro in Placerville, CA
Landlords are quickly raising their rents as the national vacancy rate dips to the lowest level in two decades. Rents are rising at the fastest pace in six years, according to newly released data from… Read more
Blogged Fri Dec 19, 2014 by Bud Zeller Market Conditions Rent vs Buy Rentals
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Matt Ziemend…, Real Estate Pro in 85209
I get the question all the time: Should I buy or rent?. The answer is never simple, certainly there are circumstances where renting is advantageous versus buying. In general, this is the exception and… Read more
Blogged Thu Dec 18, 2014 by Matt Ziemendorf Home Buying Rent vs Buy Home Ownership
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John Fyten, Real Estate Pro in Palo Alto, CA
With all the happy talk coming from the Apartment Owners Association and the renters-by-choice, you'd think that renting is how you leave all your cares behind.  But according to a recent study by the… Read more
Blogged Thu Dec 18, 2014 by John Fyten General Area Home Buying Rent vs Buy
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Mario Pavli, Real Estate Pro in Somerville, MA
An estimated 39,000 homeowners received permanent, affordable loan modifications from mortgage servicers during the month of October, according to HOPE NOW’smonthly loan modification data.This total… Read more
Blogged Thu Dec 18, 2014 by Mario Pavli Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Tim Garton, Real Estate Pro in 94591
Freddie Mac predicted that 2015 will see the highest level of home sales in the U.S. since 2007 in itsDecember 2014 U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook released on Tuesday.In the report, Freddie… Read more
Blogged Wed Dec 17, 2014 by Tim Garton Home Buying Rent vs Buy Investment Properties
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
I want leas option to buy
That's fine.

Here's a link to a blog I wrote on how to find them: http://bit.ly/findaleaseoption

Note: Texas has some very strict laws that limit lease-options. Other states don't ... more
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Mario Pavli, Real Estate Pro in Somerville, MA
Let’s be honest. As an industry, lenders have done a terrific job of confusing and frustrating borrowers. In seven short years, the process has gone from one extreme to another, approving loans with… Read more
Blogged Wed Dec 17, 2014 by Mario Pavli Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Alex Vargas, Real Estate Pro in Lake Forest, CA
Dear Friends,Here are 8 great reasons to try to get in your new home before the end of the year...http://www.realtor.com/advice/8-benefits-buying-a-house-years-end/Feel free to forward, share, subscribe,… Read more
Blogged Tue Dec 16, 2014 by Alex Vargas Market Conditions Home Buying Rent vs Buy
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Mario Pavli, Real Estate Pro in Somerville, MA
While their voice may be small, it does't mean they are wrong. The political party. The Rent is Too Damn High seeks to fix New York City's growing rent problem, and although they have not had much success,… Read more
Blogged Tue Dec 16, 2014 by Mario Pavli Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Tim Garton, Real Estate Pro in 94591
Although there are hundreds of millions of dollars available for down payment assistance, 70 percent of U.S. adults are unaware of these programs for middle-income home buyers in their community, according… Read more
Blogged Tue Dec 16, 2014 by Tim Garton Home Buying Financing Rent vs Buy
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Gerhard Swid…, Real Estate Pro in 98012
6/14-6/28: Specializing in First Time Home Buyers Thinking about buying your first home, Condo or building lot? I am planning to have classes very soon in the Bothll/MillCreek area very soon.There will… Read more
Blogged Mon Dec 15, 2014 by Gerhard Swiderski Home Buying Rent vs Buy Home Ownership
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Theano Meyers, Real Estate Pro in Manalapan, NJ
The downturn of the real estate market over the last five years has given new impetus to arguments against homeownership and the financial risks associated with it. But how much weight do these criticisms… Read more
Blogged Mon Dec 15, 2014 by Theano Meyers Home Buying Rent vs Buy Home Ownership
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