Rent Versus Buy – Roy’s Story of Moving From Renter to Home Owner

Rent Versus Buy? Here are the 10 most convincing reasons for buying a home in Seattle is better than renting an apartment. A Little History About Me As a Renter Making the decision to rent versus buy a home typically landed on the rent side for many years. I was a long time renter on Capitol Hill and some other neighborhoods in Seattle (shout out to Magnolia, First Hill, Wedgwood, Queen Anne, and Tukwila before buying my first home in 2017. I have spent a lot of my Seattle life as a renter on Capitol Hill, both with roommates for a long time and then alone. Paying monthly rent was a huge expense but it was worth it because I wanted to live alone and I didn’t want any major responsibility. I made sacrifices to get price AND location, but I had to give up the size in a big way. … Continue reading Rent Versus Buy – Roy’s Story of Moving From Renter to Home Owner