How you can find free rent to own home listings in Houston

It’s not uncommon to see craigslist adverts that provide people with a chance to own a home with just a small payment upfront and then “earn your way” into a house over time. There are a few names for that… but “rent to own”, “lease to own”, and “lease purchase” are a few. If you’re … Continued

Rent to Own Home Scams in Houston – How to Avoid Scams

Are you starting to look for rent to own houses in Houston? Rent to own homes (also called lease option or lease purchase) has become a popular way of getting into a house when your financial situation has thrown your house hunt for a curve. But, you may have heard of some of the scams out … Continued

Rent 2 Own Homes in Houston – what’s the catch?

In the real estate market today, it is very tempting to follow through on one of those ads in the local paper or on Craigslist that are practically screaming the great deal of rent 2 own homes in Houston TX.  This option can be a win-win for both parties, but is it always the best method … Continued

Pros and Cons of Rent to Own Housing In Houston

Home Ownership Trends Are Shifting… Keep Reading To Find Out How They Might Make Owning A Home In Houston Even Easier… Credit-score-based mortgages… they were once the primary way of buying a house… but these traditional methods of purchasing a home are becoming less common than in decades past. The American Dream is shifting and the … Continued

The Costs of Rent to Own Housing – For the Houston TX Area

Owning a home — it’s part of the American Dream! Home ownership gives a sense of freedom, security, and permanence. Americans dream of growing up, finding a home, and starting a family; they dream of owning their own piece of land and proudly knowing “it’s mine.” Millions of families want a nice home, a white … Continued

Things To Look For When Renting To Own A Home In Houston TX

Renting to own a home in Houston, 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. Well, you’re in the right place! This article will walk you through what to look for if you’re looking for … Continued

Houston TX Houses for Rent – Why rent when you can own?

If you’re looking for Houston houses for rent you may want to consider your other options as a potential home owner in the Houston area. Most locals who are looking for homes to rent in Houston are likely looking at renting as their only option because of things like… – Bad credit (and can’t get … Continued

Renting An Apartment vs. Renting A House in Houston

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

Are Houston Rent-to-Own Homes a Scam?

If you’ve spent time driving around Houston TX 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 Houston residents are taking advantage of. But… Are Houston Rent-to-Own Homes a … Continued

How Do Rent To Own Homes Work In Houston?

One of the first questions we get from potential tenant buyers of our local Houston TX rent to own homes / lease option homes is “how do rent to own homes work in Houston?” 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 for … Continued

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 local Houston TX 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? … Continued

Tips on Renting A Houston Home

In today’s article, we’ll take a look at some tips on Renting a Houston home that you should consider when renting your next home in Houston. As property values plummeted over the latter part of the 2000’s, many people began to turn to renting. There are plenty of reasons to rent as opposed to purchasing a home, including maintenance costs, … Continued