Throught my years as a realtor I've remembered to write down some of the tid-bits of information that can make a huge difference in the life of a buyer. If you are considering purchasing a home soon, please read through these and imagine the trouble that this information could save you. Click on each one for the complete description.
Click here to see a well-written "Rent vs Buy" Calculator published by the New York Times. Although it was written for an American Economy, most of the calculations also work here.