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Renting An Apartment vs. Renting A House in Washington, DC

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

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Do I Earn Equity With A Rent To Own Agreement? – Washington, DC 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? – Washington, DC Rent To Own Program

A really common question and concern from people looking at renting to own a Washington, DC 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 Washington, DC rent to own […]

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Are Washington, DC Rent-to-Own Homes a Scam?

If you’ve spent time driving around Washington, DC District of Columbia 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 Washington, DC residents are taking advantage of. But… Are […]

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How Do Rent To Own Homes Work In Washington, DC?

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

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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 Washington, DC District of Columbia 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 […]

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