why rent to own needs to be done with a professional

Why Rent-To-Own Needs To Be Done With A Professional

Selling a home on terms can be a great way to find a buyer and get a check in under 30 days. For those of you that have read my article “what is rent to own”, you are already familiar with the process. This can be a very effective technique to sell a home quickly, especially one that … Continued

rent to own objections

Rent-to-Own Objections

I had met with a seller early in the spring of 2014 who had a home that was a prime candidate for my rent-to-own program.  He said: I’ve done some research online why can’t I just do this on my own?  If rent-to-own, or lease with option to buy, is not done correctly the results … Continued

Is rent-to-own a rip off?

Is Rent-to-Own a Rip Off?

I’ve seen the term rent-to-own being decried as a scam all over blogs and local news. Like anything else, you have to be careful who you do business with. I explain rent-to-own in detail in another post in this blog. Here we will explore the question: is rent-to-own a rip off?

5 reasons young people should be talking about rent to own

5 Reasons Young People Should Be Talking About Rent-to-Own

The housing market is in flux right now as mortgage rates change and Millennials, a younger generation born from 1980 to 1995, are taking over as the predominant generation interested in purchasing homes. However, many Millennials are having issues with securing mortgages due to many underlying factors, most of which are financially based. The oldest … Continued

4 Reasons to Sell Your Home with Rent to Own

4 Reasons To Sell Your Home With Rent-to-Own

There are certain situations where it isn’t possible to wait several months to sell a home.  Many times, homeowners in the Raleigh NC area can’t invest the time to stage, prep, show, negotiate, sell, survive due-diligence, and wait to get a check.  Selling a home in any part of the country is an emotionally draining process. … Continued

What Is Rent To Own?

What Is Rent to Own?

Rent-to-own may seem complicated but it is actually a very simple concept. Its popularity had waned during the early and mid-2000’s due to the easy access of mortgage funds.  It is currently on an uptrend due to stringent credit requirements that make it difficult to obtain a mortgage.