Helping Frustrated Renters Become HAPPY Homeowners
Would you work for free?

Would you work for free?

My friend’s Facebook post (yup, I’m on that, too—you apparently have to be to be certified as a true human being; I’m sure if Aristotle were alive today he wouldn’t have said, “I think, therefore I am” but “I’m on Facebook, therefore I am”–but I digress) simply...
Unique Rent 2 Own properties

Unique Rent 2 Own properties

Recent research on doing a rent 2 own on a commercial property reminded me how diverse the rent 2 own landscape is. There are so many different kinds of properties—and people—out there. The rent 2 own model fits best for what some would call “vanilla” properties:...

How do you know if Rent 2 Own is right for you?

There are a variety of circumstances under which Rent 2 Own is the ideal path to home ownership. There are some, though, in which it doesn’t make sense. How do you know if it’s right for you?   Here are some things to consider: 1. Can you get a mortgage now? Rent 2...

When you don’t know what you don’t know

Let’s face it, none of us knows everything. We all rely on others to help us with things we don’t know enough about. But in this increasingly complicated world, it seems, to stay on top of things, we have to get ever more specialized in our chosen niche. Which means...

When things don’t go as planned

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. Zurich Airport. I should be on a plane to Rome for a whirlwind two-day visit. But, alas, Air Canada had mechanical problems in Toronto (that’s 2 for 4 now in the past month), and my flight arrived in Zurich as my Rome connection was already boarding....