Renting An Apartment vs. Renting A House in Charleston

So, you’re looking for a place to rent in Charleston ? As you’ve already seen… there are a lot of options in the Charleston area for housing. All the way from apartments in Charleston to rental houses in Charleston … condos… mobile homes, and more. But if you’re struggling to decide if you want to … Continued

Are Charleston Rent-to-Own Homes a Scam?

If you’ve spent time driving around Charleston South Carolina or browsing Craigslist or other sites, you may have seen advertisements that read, “Own a home for $500/month. No credit check!” While it seems too good to be true, local rent-to-own homes are a viable option that many Charleston residents are taking advantage of. But… Are Charleston Rent-to-Own Homes … Continued

How Do Rent To Own Homes Work In Charleston ?

One of the first questions we get from potential tenant buyers of our local Charleston South Carolina rent to own homes / lease option homes is “how do rent to own homes work in Charleston ?” With a flooded real estate market, especially since the bubble burst of the mid-2000’s, rent-to-own homes have become a popular … Continued

How to Know if Renting or Owning a Home is Right For You

So, you’re looking at moving and you’re not sure if renting or owning a local Charleston South Carolina home is right for you? You’re not sure if one is a better financial decision than the other? You’re not sure if you’ll be able to find the type of house or apartment you’d like to live … Continued

Rent 2 Own Homes in Charleston – what’s the catch?

In the real estate market today, it is very tempting to follow through on one of those ads in the local paper or on Craigslist that are practically screaming the great deal of rent 2 own homes in Charleston South Carolina.  This option can be a win-win for both parties, but is it always the best … Continued