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Renting An Apartment vs. Renting A House in Columbia

So, you’re looking for a place to rent in Columbia? As you’ve already seen… there are a lot of options in the Columbia area for housing. All the way from apartments in Columbia to rental houses in Columbia… 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? – Columbia 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? – Columbia Rent To Own Program

A really common question and concern from people looking at renting to own a Columbia 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 Columbia rent to own home and […]

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Are Columbia Rent-to-Own Homes a Scam?

If you’ve spent time driving around Columbia South Carolina 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 Columbia residents are taking advantage of. But… Are Columbia Rent-to-Own Homes […]

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How Do Rent To Own Homes Work In Columbia?

One of the first questions we get from potential tenant buyers of our local Columbia South Carolina rent to own homes / lease option homes is “how do rent to own homes work in Columbia?” 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 […]

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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 Columbia South Carolina 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 […]

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