Rent VS. Buy Dilemma
people who rent can actually afford to buy their own homes. So whats
A lot of
people believe that owning a home requires a big downpayment...which
is difficult to save while paying all their regular monthly bills.
Others are convinced they wouldnt qualify for a mortgage,
and that the payment would be too much anyway.
just about everyone is overwhelmed by the process of buying a home.
It seems life would stay a whole lot easier to just keep paying
rent! Use the Rent vs Own
calculator in the Real Estate Assistant
software to determine whehter or not it is in your best interest
to buy at this time. Learn the ins and
outs of the homebuying process at your own pace, while
you're at it. Get your free copy of the Real
Estate Assistant today!
Here are a few facts
that may change your mind:
Right now, there are over 550 different types of home loans, some
with surprisingly low or even ZERO Down Payment.
There are special government programs that help first-time homebuyers
come up with a downpayment.
The average mortgage payment costs about the same as, sometimes
less than, the average rent payment. For example, if you are paying
$850 per month in rent, you could be making mortgage payments on
your own $110,000 home. That would probably buy you a lot more space
(and privacy!), than youve got right now.
77% of renters surveyed said the biggest reason they wont
even check into the possibility of owning their own home is because
they are afraid they will feel obligated to buy, or pressured by
One way to stay in control while working with real estate salespeople
is to get pre-approved.
How Do I
Figure How Much Home I Can Qualify For?
An easy and accurate
way to figure how much you can qualify for is to get pre-approved
for a loan, even before you begin looking at homes!
You can schedule
a free, no-obligation appointment with Allegro
Lending Source, by calling anytime 24 hours a day at
832.476.3498. In this meeting we will share with you what
your options are and start the process of finding the perfect loan
to fit your current needs. This will allow you to shop
for your dream home in total confidence, because youll know
youve already been pre-approved for the loan.