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Apartment for Rent – When Is It Better to Rent Instead of Buy?
It was 5:00 PM and time for Susan to call it quits for the day. While signing off the computer, a
last-minute check of the traffic reports revealed that the roads were backed up again. Susan
drove home against the commute feeling her daily rush of sympathy for all those on the other
side of the road stopped in traffic.
Ten minutes later, she drove past a golf course and pulled into home. The flowers were
especially lovely this month and the fountain sparkled as it reflected the brilliant colors of the
foliage. She drove past the landscaped grounds, pool and through the security gates that
swung open with her security access.
What would it be tonight, a cardio work-out? No, she’d invited Steve over for some tennis.
After a pleasant game, they’d head back to her place, fix dinner in her gourmet kitchen and eat
on the balcony at tree level while the evening breeze rustled the nearby leaves. To wind
down, they’d take a dip in one of the pools and relax in the Jacuzzi in the evening air. Maybe
tomorrow night they could hit a few balls at the nearby course or check out one of the nearby
She placed her mail on the granite countertop and padded across the ceramic tile to the sink
at the breakfast bar to take her daily vitamins. A quick check with her concierge service
confirmed the tickets for the weekend show, and she filed the maintenance report for the fix to
her marble bathroom sink – the repairs had been quietly made while she was away. She took
a deep breath, turned on the surround sound and walked over to the private balcony off the
How does Susan afford this life? She doesn’t have a trust fund, and her income is about the
same as colleagues that commute long distances to go home to maintenance, chores, yard
work and television. Susan goes home to a beautiful home with a gourmet kitchen, elegant
baths, vaulted ceilings, sun r