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We have been helping our customers buy, sell, rent and own property in Naples for over 12 years. We have all the usual credentials but our customers tell us that what really makes us unique is our knowledge of the Naples market and exceptional customer service.

Christine Dike has been providing incomparable Real Estate Services, Rental Services, and Property Management Services in Naples, Golden Gate Estates, Bonita Springs and Estero, Florida, for over 10 years.  Broker-Owner of Realty she will take care of you every step of the way on your real estate journey whether you are buying, selling, renting a home or condo for the week, month or year, or investing in rental property.

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The Cost of Renting vs. Buying This Spring

May 15, 2019

Courtesy of Keeping Current Matters 2019

Are you thinking of renewing your lease for another year instead of buying a home of your own?  Look at the graphic below and you will see that you would be much better off to buy a home.  A mortgage does not require as much income as rentals do.  That’s a very interesting statistic!  AND because southwest Florida is a buyers market at the moment, you may get even more house for your money.  Don’t pay someone else’s mortgage any more.  Call me and let’s get started buying a home you can call your own!

The Cost of Renting vs. Buying This Spring [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision.
  • Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (27.7%) vs. the percentage needed to buy a median-priced home (17.5%), the choice becomes obvious.
  • Every market is different. Before you renew your lease again, find out if you can put your housing costs to work by buying this year!