Whether you are renting for a short term before you purchase a place of your own, or you have decided to make renting your long-term option, there is no reason why your rental house, condominium or apartment should not feel like home....

The American dream is to own a home, and it’s still a wise idea to do so – eventually. There are certain situations and times in life, however, when the best option is to keep renting. Here are five smart reasons to keep renting:...

Home ownership is often touted as being smarter (or cheaper) than renting. While it does have its advantages such as stability, freedom, etc. buying a home isn’t always the best option for everyone at all times. Here are five good reasons to remain renting instead of buying:...

Among the many factors affecting household and apartment prices, location is chief. Understandably, better locations procure higher value. If you’re searching for a new rental, or, if you’re a prospective seller looking for an edge, check out the following locational factors affecting value....

So you’ve found the right home to rent, in the right neighborhood, and at the right price. Good for you! Seasoned home renters know the challenges of renting a home don’t end there. Here are a few more things to keep in mind when renting your...

When it's time to sell a rental house, sometimes the unexpected problems encountered by some sellers are based on the fact the purchase was made without devoting much thought to buying a house that is easy to rent. Not every rental home starts out as...

Is anything more exciting than the prospect of renting your own place? Getting excited is one thing—making it a financial reality is another. Before browsing listings, ask yourself, “How much rent can I afford?” If you don’t know the answer, here’s a great place to...