Lawmakers push for crackdown on rent to own housing schemes



Lawmakers and housing authorities are pushing for regulators to stop investment firms engaging in what they say is a predatory business of selling run down homes “as is” through rent-to-own schemes

Rent to Own Comes With Many Options



There are many ways for both sellers and buyers to both benefit from rent to own home arrangements. Rent to own contracts are not standard purchase contracts. The seller and buyer can write almost any clauses into the contract that meet their

Negotiating Lease Options



Rent to own homes or lease options are a fantastic method to buy and sell properties without investing your own money. While there are too many variations to lease options to discuss in detail, we will cover the key areas to consider for negotiation. When structuring your rent to own home contract with the seller, […]

Rent-to-own programs gain in popularity among consumers



The rent-to-own a home concept is making a stunning comeback as Wall Street financial firms look to capitalize on the growing number of consumers who’s credit scores are too low to secure a mortgage.

Rent to Own Comes With Many Options



There are many ways for both the seller and buyer to both benefit from rent to own homes. Rent to own contracts are not standard purchase contracts. The seller and buyer can write almost any clauses into the contract that meet their needs. Today’s real estate market is showing signs of recovery but it would […]

Tips for Selecting a URL That Attracts Customers To Your Real Estate Site



Because domain names cost less than $10 a year, you may have good reason to own several. For starters, you should own the URL that contains your name as a way to protect your online reputation. However, your personal name probably isn’t suitable as your business domain. The URL is important to search engines ranking […]

Financing Your Next Home Purchase Without Credit or Qualifying – Part 3



Read part three of our multi-series exploring new and creative ideas for financing your home purchase, that could get you out of a spot even if you’ve recently been through a foreclosure or short sale.

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