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3 Benefits of Home Ownership

Check out some unexpected benefits of owning a home. When you’re ready to move, let’s talk!

1. Personal Value

  • Homeowner’s net work with 34x that of a renter’s
  • 70% of homeowners say it helps them achieve the American Dream

2. Favorable Interest Rates

  • You can deduct the amount you pay in mortgage interest for federal tax return
  • If you have owned your home for the past 2 years, any profit you make on the sale of your home, up to $500,000, is deductible

3.  Community Value

  • Homeowners are 28% more likely to repair or improve their home than renters
  • Home owners are 28% more likely to vote than renters

Why do YOU love owning a home?



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I was transferred to Vancouver from St. Louis, MO for work. I was literally given 8 weeks notice to report in my new position. After researching rentals in the area, I quickly realized I would be better served buying. The issue with that was I had to buy from 1900 miles away. My schedule only allowed me 2 days to physically come and look at homes. My boss recommended Cano. I called and was connected with Megan Dodson. She made me feel comfortable immediately. After asking many questions about w…
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