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Rent vs. Own: Which Option Is Best for You?

Rent vs. Own: Which Option Is Best for You?

July 1, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

In this economy, you’ve got to carefully consider your options. That’s why this infographic from Sparefoot, is perfect for you if you’re thinking about renting or buying a new home.

The Cost of Renting in New  York City

The Cost of Renting in New York City

April 24, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

More than 1 million households in New York City are rent-burdened, which means they are paying 30 percent or more of household income on rent, and nearly 600,000 of those households are severely rent-burdened, or paying more than 50 percent of their income on rent, according to the newly released NYU Furman Center/Capital One Affordable Rental Housing Landscape.

How To Spot The Best Rental Market

How To Spot The Best Rental Market

April 3, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Unlike the real lottery, hitting the rental property jackpot requires experience, knowledge, and skill. You need to know exactly what to look for and where to look for it. Without both of these factors you can easily find yourself buying a rental property sinkhole.

The Big Picture: Why Buying Beats Renting

The Big Picture: Why Buying Beats Renting

July 29, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

When looking for a place to live, there’s one question that everyone keeps coming back to: Should you rent or buy? Within this infographic, you’ll learn what the advantages and disadvantages are to either option, as well as common facts and misconceptions surrounding the issue.

There’s No Place Like Home

There’s No Place Like Home

May 6, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Is Britain becoming a nation of renters? The following infographic created by Morgan’s takes a look at the state of the current UK home renting market.

Renting Property in the UK

Renting Property in the UK

May 3, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic by The Independent uses data from the Guardian and the concept of the monopoly board to compare rents and the cost of living in the UK’s major cities, giving advice on how to make the most of being part of ‘Generation Rent’.

Renting vs Buying: What’s Better for Your Wallet?

Renting vs Buying: What’s Better for Your Wallet?

April 9, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Most of us have rented a movie, but did you know you can also rent clothes, tools, and even jewelry? Find out whether renting or buying is better for your budget in the following infographic from Presta.

Alone But Not Lonely: The Trend of Solitary Living

Alone But Not Lonely: The Trend of Solitary Living

November 6, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

More than ever, Americans are opting to live on their own. But how drastic is the change? In the following infographic by ForRent.com, take a look at the trend of Americans living alone, with a lot of the insight provided by Eric Klinenberg, author of “Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone.”

Renting ‘Round the U.S.

Renting ‘Round the U.S.

October 1, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

People are constantly moving for one reason or another and it’s hard to know if there’s an apartment or home available in the city they’re moving to. If you’re planning to relocate for your career or simply eyeballing your dream location, take a look this helpful infographic by For Rent to know there’s a rentable place with your name on it.

Should You Rent or Buy?

Should You Rent or Buy?

March 20, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

To rent or to buy? That’s the big question for many families today. With the housing market in a dip, many people are hearing that it’s a good idea to purchase a house. However, it is a big decision and one that should not be taken lightly. ForRent.com helps weigh the pros and cons of renting versus buying.

The “Rent To Own” Vicious Cycle

The “Rent To Own” Vicious Cycle

January 5, 2012 | By

Barnardo’s recently released a report showing just how much more it costs to use “Rent to Own” options for everyday appliances. Consumers are finding themselves paying up to three times the amount for necessary household items like fridges and washing machines. The following infographic reveals the facts or “renting to own.”