11 U.S. Markets Where Buying is Cheaper than Renting

July 10, 2015

Making payments on a 3-bedroom property is more affordable than paying fair market rent on a 3-bedroom property in 188 of 285 counties, a study by RealtyTrac found.

Among the counties with populations of more than 400,000 people, Business Insider lists the markets where a homebuyer would save at least 10 percent more than renters.

The counties include Cuyahoga County in the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor metro area, Ohio, and Volusia County in the Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach metro area, Florida.

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