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Sue Roddy, Real Estate Pro in 77014
If you're convinced that you want to buy a house, you need to consider whether you can afford it. You don't want to find yourself without a penny to spare for anything else. And you don't want to overextend… Read more
Blogged Sun Mar 30, 2014 by Sue Roddy Home Buying Rent vs Buy Credit Score
Susan Pena, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Susan Pena answered:
Where and how in Houston should I move from Australia? Should we rent or buy in July/August 2014?
Are you looking mainly to lease when you move here or would you consider purchasing?
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Karen Friend, Real Estate Pro in Memorial, Houston, TX
Karen Friend answered:
Buy Vs Rent in Eldridge West Oaks, Energy Corridor area?
You have a lot of good advice already in answer to your question, so at this point it might be helpful to interview a few agents who work in the area so you can assess their qualificati ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Dec 27, 2013 Rent vs Buy in Houston
Kathy Curtis, Real Estate Pro in Webster, TX
People continue to flock to Houston.by Eric SandlerIt's still one of the very top moving destinations in America, according to yet more new data.Houston ranks third in United States in the United Van Lines… Read more
Blogged Mon Nov 18, 2013 by Kathy Curtis Rent vs Buy For Rent Rentals
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Bruce Ailion…, Real Estate Pro in Marietta, GA
Your first step should be to locate and hire a REALTOR, not just a real estate agent on an exclusive basis. Be sure your REALTOR has a minimum of five years’ experience and 100+ transactions. … Read more
Blogged Sat Apr 27, 2013 by Bruce Ailion,CRS,CRB,MSRE,ESQ Home Buying Rent vs Buy Property Q&A
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daarreipinfo, Renter in Houston, TX
daarreipinfo answered:
Would someone on a fixed income, like disability be able to buy a home?
Hi Patty,
I would like to ask whether its possible for a person on a fixed income to rent an apartment.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Dec 26, 2012 Rent vs Buy in 77070
Pastorcooper…, Home Buyer in Houston, TX
Pastorcooper979 answered:
Looking for churches for sale or leasing. what will I look under?
the new saint john baptist church would to buy or lease a church in north east houston tx.
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jul 21, 2012 Rent vs Buy in 77045
Lynn Caison…, Real Estate Pro in Rockport, TX
Whether you're a reluctant landlord --- renting out a property that you can't or don't want to sell in this market --- or an investor considering adding rental properties to your portfolio for the first… Read more
Blogged Fri Jul 13, 2012 by Lynn Caison Johnson Rental Basics Rent vs Buy Rentals
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Ron Rovtar, Real Estate Pro in Boulder, CO
Ron Rovtar answered:
For someone like myself who has bad credit but would like a home, what would be the best option: a rent to own home or buying a more affordable home?
Hi Kgutierrez:

There are some good answers below that offer arguments for both of the options you mention. But no one really knows exactly your situation. So you almost certainly s ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jun 15, 2012 Rent vs Buy in 77070
April Peart, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
April Peart answered:
i need a townhome 2 bedrooms plus and 2 bathroom preffered between the prices of $400-$800
Hi Stephanie! I think we can find just what you are looking for! please call me at 832-654-2315 to set up a time to get together.

April Peart
Realm Professionals Realty
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 2, 2012 Rent vs Buy in Houston
Alfonso Paro…, Real Estate Pro in Cypress, TX
Buying is now cheaper than renting in 74 percent of the nation’s largest cities. Low home prices and “rock-bottom” interest rates as well as tax advantages of homeownership are the reasons… Read more
Blogged Thu Dec 8, 2011 by Alfonso Parodi Home Buying Rental Basics Rent vs Buy
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Nancy W. Sua…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Nancy W. Suarez answered:
I need something that keeps me at brookwood school
Heather,
Thanks for your inquiry about Brookwood Elementary School and homes that are zoned to that particular school. I am a former resident of Brookwood and have sold homes in both ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jun 13, 2011 Rent vs Buy in 77059
Own Realty G…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Own Realty Group can find homes in your area that are available to Rent-to-Own.  You don't need perfect credit  You don't need a loan to move-in  Best of all now you will have the option… Read more
Blogged Thu May 19, 2011 by Own Realty Group Rent vs Buy
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Vijaianand T…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Vijaianand Thirnageswaram answered:
can a person rent aq house in northwest houston with a low credit score and old criminal record?
Yes you should be able to if you havea good employement history and rental history. I am a landlord myself and both of my tenants don't have credit score but they also don't h ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 6, 2011 Rent vs Buy in Houston
Vijaianand T…, Real Estate Pro in Houston, TX
Vijaianand Thirnageswaram answered:
is it possible to rent a nice home in northwest houston and the leasor be willing to work out payments on the deposit?
Yes you can do it if you know the landlord. Most landlords needs a security before giving the property to renter so they can sleep better having the money if anything goes wrong in the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 6, 2011 Rent vs Buy in Houston
William Onye, Real Estate Pro in Missouri City, TX
  Each lender and each loan program has different guidelines they must follow. You should not do anything that will have an adverse effect on your credit score while your loan is in process. We know… Read more
Blogged Sun Feb 27, 2011 by William Onye Home Buying Rent vs Buy Credit Score
William Onye, Real Estate Pro in Missouri City, TX
On occasion, borrowers will not have enough credit references to obtain the loan they wish to secure. If this is the case for you, start by opening small lines of credit that report to all three major… Read more
Blogged Tue Feb 22, 2011 by William Onye Home Buying Rent vs Buy Credit Score
William Onye, Real Estate Pro in Missouri City, TX
Half of home buyers -50% - were first-time purchasers - the largest share of first-time buyers in 19 years. The share of single-male buyers increased from 10% in 2009 to 12% in 2010. Purchases of… Read more
Blogged Thu Feb 17, 2011 by William Onye Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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William Onye, Real Estate Pro in Missouri City, TX
Home Inspection – Professional inspection of a home, paid for by the buyer, to evaluate the quality and safety of its plumbing, heating, wiring, appliances, roof, foundation, etc. Homeowner’s… Read more
Blogged Wed Jan 26, 2011 by William Onye General Area Home Buying Rent vs Buy
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