Smart Advice Buying or Renting a Home

The decision whether to rent or own is highly personal, so figuring out your route starts with understanding what’s most important to you, in a home and in life.
CIBC Oct. 23, 2020 4-minute read

Here are 7 questions to ask yourself that can guide your thinking and help you settle your internal debate.

1. Do you envision living in the same home for a long time?

2. How secure is your financial situation?

3. Do you consider yourself a free spirit, or do you crave stability?

4. How do you feel about roof repairs or fence-building?

5. Are you a diligent saver?

6. Do you value location over most other factors?

7. What does your gut tell you?

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