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Rent vs Buy in Ocean County : Real Estate Advice

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Wed Nov 19, 2014
Kristen asked:
Neat and tidy family w 3 small children, permanently displaced by Sandy and haven't had our beloved pets since we evacuated. Our current landlord doesn't think heat is a necessity and it…
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Tue Dec 6, 2011
Jonathan Faccone answered:
Cindy,

Currently I am working on a property in Middletown, NJ for rent to own. Not sure if this would be of interest.

Best Regards,

Jon
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Fri Jul 24, 2009
dead account answered:
In a buyer's market that we are in right now buying can sometimes be less $$ per month than renting. Make sure you can afford to buy-not just your mortgage payments but any anticipation of real estate taxes going up, money left in savings for "just in case" repairs on the home and 6 months mortgage payments savings in case of illness, accident or job loss. Also don't jump in and buy a "fixer upper" without more than adequate money. So many times homes go into foreclosure and short sales where the home owner began the repairs and ran out of money before finishing. ... more
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