Should I rent or buy?

Is now the right time for you to buy a home or rent? With our calculator, you can compare the costs of renting versus buying a home. Comparing the cost of renting to the cost of buying is a lot more complicated than just comparing the monthly mortgage payment to the monthly rent payment. This calculator attempts to forecast the net effects so you can make an informed decision. If you're planning on saving up for a down payment to buy a home, check out the savings calculator.