Mortgage Monday: Rent vs. Own Debate Heats Up

Rent vs. Own Debate Heats Up

Washington State is seeing an increase in rents and the single family home market getting stronger. With interest rates still at historic lows, the question is, “Should I rent or own?”

There are a couple of great articles in the Seattle Times that explain what is happening in the market in Seattle and the surrounding area. If you have been renting and are thinking about buying, these are very good articles to read so that you have proper information to make a good decision.

Here is the link to the article: Rent or buy? Math has shifted, but answer remains: it depends

And this article helps you do the math: Rent or own? It’s in the numbers

Once you read these articles and decide to buy, contact me so that we can start your home search. I can help you find the perfect home for you.

Rick Chapman 253-229-5399 or email me at

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