Is Buying a Home Still Cheaper Than Renting?

Even with a rise in the average home cost of 7% in the last year, it is still cheaper to purchase than rent. Just how much cheaper? If you were to stay in a residence for 7 years, the cost to own it is on average 44% cheaper than it would be to rent the same residence. There are a lot of calculations that go into that average, but that is quite the savings! To find out more about the comparisons in your area you can visit So what are you waiting for, give us a call and we will help you find the savings!

About the author

As a successful real estate investor and Realtor®, James Wehner’s focus is to assist buyers (investors, first time home-buyers, second home-buyers, relocation…etc) and help them find the best deal that matches their real estate needs.

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