When you’re in the market for a new place to live, one question often looms large: should you rent or buy? Real estate agents and Atlanta-area property management companies can lay out all of your options for you. This video will also help you decide what your best choice is.
Your financial situation is one of the biggest factors to consider when you’re deciding whether to rent or buy. If coming up with a down payment or having enough money for home maintenance is an issue, renting could be your best choice. If those concerns aren’t an issue, contact real estate agencies to see what is on the market in your area. You should also consider things like how long you plan to stay in a property and whether you’re ready for the commitment of owning a home. Be sure to also check with a real estate agent about closing costs and property taxes in your area and to factor those into your budget.