Tag Archives: rent or buy

The Cost of Renting vs. Owning a Home in Every State

It’s cheaper to own a home than it is to rent one in 42 states By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (July 19, 2016) – To help Americans better understand if renting or owning a home is a more affordable option, personal finance website GOBankingRates.com has released a guide detailing how monthly rent compares to monthly mortgage […]

Renters Continue To Perceive Obtaining a Mortgage is Difficult

Renters strongly prefer to own instead of rent By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (June 7, 2016) – According to the results of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s  February 2016 SCE Housing Survey, renters continue to perceive obtaining a mortgage (if they wanted to buy a home) as difficult, with two-thirds stating that it would […]