Rent vs. Buy Calculator

Compare the unrecoverable costs of home ownership to rent costs to assist your rent vs. buy decision making.

What It Does:

  • Estimates the unrecoverable cost of home ownership, for comparison to rent costs.
  • Helps you make a long-term decision that is  likely to maximize long-term net worth.
  • Account for unique factors such as local property tax rates and mortgage rates.

What You Need to Do:

  • Make it your own: Save to your Google Drive or download an excel copy. 
  • Read this article to understand the various forms of unrecoverable costs. 

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