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Pros and Cons of Rent to Own Housing In Dallas

Traditional methods of purchasing a home are becoming less common than decades past.  The American Dream has changed a bit. As banks become tighter with their loan approval process and Americans are still digging out of the recession (and possibly credit problems they may have fell into), many are turning to alternative means of purchasing a home. Renting […]

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The Costs of Rent to Own Housing – For the Dallas TX Area

Home ownership is a major part of the American dream. Millions of families want a nice home, a white picket fence, and a place to rest after a hard day of work. Unfortunately, the number of Americans with credit problems, and the growing number of banks who are rejecting loan applications are growing at a record pace. […]

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Things To Look For When Renting To Own A Home In Dallas TX

Renting to own a home in Dallas, or any city for that matter, isn’t a new concept… but the whole process of “renting to own a house” is a process that most people have questions about. Well, you’re in the right place! This article will walk you through what to look for if you’re looking for […]

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Dallas TX Houses for Rent – Why rent when you can own?

If you’re looking for Dallas houses for rent you may want to consider your other options as a potential home owner in the Dallas area. Most locals who are looking for homes to rent in Dallas are likely looking at renting as their only option because of things like… – Bad credit (and can’t get […]

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Renting An Apartment vs. Renting A House in Dallas

So, you’re looking for a place to rent in Dallas? As you’ve already seen… there are a lot of options in the Dallas area for housing. All the way from apartments in Dallas to rental houses in Dallas… condos… mobile homes, and more. But if you’re struggling to decide if you want to rent an […]

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Do I Earn Equity With A Rent To Own Agreement? – Dallas Rent To Own Program

This question comes up again and again… and honestly, the answer this question has changed in recent years based on new laws enacted that affect what a home owner can do when they’re selling their house under a rent to own agreement. One of the big benefits of owning a house is that you (hopefully) […]

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Are You Required To Buy The House In A Rent To Own Home Contract? – Dallas Rent To Own Program

A really common question and concern from people looking at renting to own a Dallas house is “are you required to buy the house in a rent to own home contract ?” at the end of the rental term. As an example… … lets say you found a great Dallas rent to own home and […]

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Are Dallas Rent-to-Own Homes a Scam?

If you’ve spent time driving around Dallas TX or browsing Craigslist or other sites, you may have seen advertisements that read, “Own a home for $500/month. No credit check!” While it seems too good to be true, local rent-to-own homes are a viable option that many Dallas residents are taking advantage of. But… Are Dallas Rent-to-Own Homes a […]

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How Do Rent To Own Homes Work In Dallas?

One of the first questions we get from potential tenant buyers of our local Dallas TX rent to own homes / lease option homes is “how do rent to own homes work in Dallas?” With a flooded real estate market, especially since the bubble burst of the mid-2000’s, rent-to-own homes have become a popular option for […]

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How to Know if Renting or Owning a Home is Right For You

So, you’re looking at moving and you’re not sure if renting or owning a local Dallas TX home is right for you? You’re not sure if one is a better financial decision than the other? You’re not sure if you’ll be able to find the type of house or apartment you’d like to live in? […]

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