If you are looking for a new place to live, you may be teetering back and forth between renting and buying. Buyers are looking to purchase soon with interest rates and home prices on the rise. However, this can make the Lake Tahoe real estate market tough on buyers. Or you may not have the funds to purchase a home for sale in South Lake Tahoe just yet. Whether you are looking for a long term rental in South Lake Tahoe due to budget or lack of inventory to buy, you can make the best of it. Here is how!
- Change the way you look for a South Lake Tahoe long term rentals. It can be very stressful. One property may be in your price range, but not the size you need or it could be located in a neighborhood you don’t like. Or it could be perfect, but the neighbors are obnoxious. Finding “THE” long term rental in South Lake Tahoe can be just as difficult as trying to find a home to buy. Instead of scouring Craigslist, driving by or constantly searching, call a Lake Tahoe property manager. They can help you find properties that are a good match for you, refer other Lake Tahoe rental companies if their units are all rented out OR let you know about rentals coming on the market soon.
- Don’t rush the process. If you start a new job in a couple of weeks, you may not have that option, but if you have a little bit of wiggle room, don’t pressure yourself. By picking a qualified South Lake Tahoe property manager, you are leaving it up to the experts to help you find a good place to rent in Lake Tahoe.
- While you likely would be more excited about investing in your own piece of South Lake Tahoe real estate, focus on all the pros that renting offers. Like not being financially responsible for hefty repairs (of course every rental agreement differs). Home ownership is great, but being able to call someone to fix a leaky roof or frozen pipes and NOT be financially responsible for the bill is definitely something you can’t complain about.
If you have any questions on renting a long term home or apartment in South Lake Tahoe, give us a call. We’d be glad to help you in your search!