Renting vs Buying

About the author:

Barbara J. Van Dam, of Melbourne Beach Properties, is a real estate broker with two offices in Melbourne Beach, Florida. For 38 years, she and the staff have specialized in residential oceanfront and lagoon properties in what is locally called “the south beaches”.

What you'll learn in this eBook:

  • The pros and cons of renting

  • The pros and cons of buying

  • How to consider your income when buying a home

  • How to calculate your debt to income ratio

  • The factors to consider when buying a home

  • What factors mortgage lenders pay close attention to