Rent 2 Own Homes in Lake Charles – 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 Lake Charles LA.  This option can be a win-win for both parties, but is it always the best … Continued

Renting An Apartment vs. Renting A House in Lake Charles

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

Are Lake Charles Rent-to-Own Homes a Scam?

If you’ve spent time driving around Lake Charles LA 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 Lake Charles residents are taking advantage of. But… Are Lake Charles … Continued

How Do Rent To Own Homes Work In Lake Charles?

One of the first questions we get from potential tenant buyers of our local Lake Charles LA rent to own homes / lease option homes is “how do rent to own homes work in Lake Charles?” 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 Lake Charles LA 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