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Rent to Own Who Pays Property Taxes

Rent to Own Who Pays Property Taxes

The rent-to-own agreement offers an alternative path to homeownership for those who lack a down payment or cannot qualify for a mortgage right away due to bad credit scores. Under a rent-to-own contract, the potential buyer moves in and rents out a house with the...
Can a landlord break a rent to own contract?

Can a landlord break a rent to own contract?

In some rent to own situations, there will be tenants who don’t pay their rent. In a typical tenant/landlord renting contract the landlord, who purchased the property, has the right to evict the tenant if they don’t pay their monthly rent as well as committing other...
Are you Ready to Buy Your First Rental Property?

Are you Ready to Buy Your First Rental Property?

Are you thinking about investing in real estate and possibly buying some rental properties, but aren’t sure if you’re ready?  Here are a few questions and tips to keep in mind when wondering if purchasing a home as the type of investment right for you. Ready to be a...
Section 8 Rent To Own Houses

Section 8 Rent To Own Houses

Can It Help You Buy a Home? The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program gives low-income renters assistance with their monthly rental costs. The program eases the headaches of renting and eases concerns of not being able to purchase under Section 8. With approval...
Can You Rent to Own a Foreclosed Home

Can You Rent to Own a Foreclosed Home

Looking for foreclosed homes that come with a lease option? You will have a hard time finding a rent to own agreement that involves the foreclosure process. Even if you find a rent to own deal for a foreclosure, it is probably a scam. Be wary of scams and homeowners...
Who Pays Taxes On Rent to Own Home

Who Pays Taxes On Rent to Own Home

The homeowner is supposed to pay the property taxes in case of renting. However, it’s not always clear who is the owner when it comes to renting to own. The tenant (potential home buyer) and the current owner (landlord) come to a rent-to-own agreement. Even though you...