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Pros and Cons of Rent to Own Housing On Long Island

Traditional methods of purchasing a home are becoming less common than decades past.  The American Dream has changed a bit. As banks become tighter with their loan approval process and Americans are still digging out of the recession (and possibly credit problems they may have fell into), many are turning to alternative means of purchasing a home. Renting […]

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The Costs of Rent to Own Housing – For the Long Island Area

Home ownership is a major part of the American dream. Millions of families want a nice home, a white picket fence, and a place to rest after a hard day of work. However, many people want to know the costs of rent to own housing – for the Long Island Area. Unfortunately, the number of Americans […]

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Things To Look For When Renting To Own A Home On Long Island

Renting to own a home on Long Island, or any city for that matter, isn’t a new concept… but the whole process of “renting to own a house” is a process that most people have questions about. If you want to know what things to look for when renting to own a home on Long Island, […]

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Long Island, New York New York Houses for Rent – Why rent when you can own?

If you’re looking for Long Island, New York houses for rent you may want to consider your other options as a potential home owner in the Long Island, New York area. Most locals who are looking for homes to rent in Long Island, New York are likely looking at renting as their only option because […]

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Renting An Apartment vs. Renting A House on Long Island

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

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Do I Earn Equity With A Rent To Own Agreement? – Long Island Rent To Own Program

Many people have asked, “Do I earn equity with a rent to own agreement?”  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 […]

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Are You Required To Buy The House In A Rent To Own Home Contract? – Long Island Rent To Own Program

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

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Are Long Island Rent-to-Own Homes a Scam?

If you’ve spent time driving around Long Island 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 Long Island residents are taking advantage of. But… Are Long Island Rent-to-Own […]

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How Do Rent To Own Homes Work On Long Island?

One of the first questions we get from potential tenant buyers of our local Long Island rent to own homes / lease option homes is “how do rent to own homes work on Long Island?” 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 Long Island 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 in? You’re […]

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