Helping Establish Roots provides responsible households with a transparent path to home ownership through our Lease Option Resource Program. We provide legitimate lease options as well as resources to help you successfully finance the property within 1-5 years.
Apply and get approved for an option
Once approved for either program a rent threshold will be set and you will then schedule showings with Licensed REALTOR® Brooke Carlton.
Once a home is identified an offer will be placed on the home you select and the buying process begins. Each program has a different buying policy be sure to review!
Both programs require money up front whether it be the 1.5 months rent or 1% of the purchase. Once you are approved and find a home that you would like to put an offer in on. You must be prepared to put your those monies down.
Once you select a home the buying process begins. A closing date as well as you move in date will be established. The entire process takes approximately a minimum of 45 days from the time you select a home until you move in. Please allot the appropriate amount of time it takes to find a home and move in.
Set up to Success
If you're reading this the end goal for you is likely home ownership. In addition to assisting you find a rent to own home we also offer resources that will help you financially and mentally prepare to become a homeowner.
Exercising your Option
Once you move in you are tenant on a lease option agreement. You will pay a monthly rent until you exercise your option to purchase the home. You will need to provide a written notice 60-90 days before you want to complete the purchase depending on which program you've chosen. The closing date must be occur before the end of the applicable lease term.