Should You Rent-to-Own?


Rent-to-own is becoming more common during the recession as more people find it difficult to get mortgage financing.

Turning your rental house into a house you own is a good idea if the total monthly cost is less than what you pay in rent. Just be sure to add in insurance, property taxes and upkeep of the house.

How do you turn a rental house into one that you can buy? Here are some tips:

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