renting vs owning

December 12, 2011
Housing Matters - Tag Cloud

Would you so “no” to winning the lottery?

If you are a thinking of buying a home in Westchester NY - and you have the means to purchase - then CONGRATULATIONS! you have won the real estate lottery!
October 24, 2011
Housing Matters - Tag Cloud

The Renting Bubble – You think its smarter to rent than to buy? The numbers say you are wrong!

Right now we've got a renting bubble. At this point it is almost as irrational as the housing bubble of 2005. Just as scarfing up McMansions with no money down loans was irrational - now many potential buyers are obsessed with renting
August 3, 2011
Rental Rollercoaster

You CAN Get off the Rental Rollercoaster…

In recent years, renting has become the new thing to do. Sort of a post-modern version of "shabby chic" that was so popular in the 80s that I remember in high school and college.
May 26, 2011
Gambling on Lower Prices is like playing the lottery

Watch those rents – another reason why Westchester home ownership is making more sense..

There is yet another reason for first-time home buyers in Westchester NY to get off the fence. Rising rental rates. There has always been a yin/yang between buying vs renting a home. Now the pendulum is starting to swing in favor of buying.