House prices have surged in recent years ,you already knew that. But rents have also risen. Are you better off buying or renting in your region right now? Using the price-to-rent ratio, can help you make that decision. Find out how this formula works.
With a rights of survivorship clause you can ensure that your partner will be able to stay in the purchased property or become the full owner if you are no longer there. This may be useful if you live together de facto or in a legal partnership, but also in other situations.