Posted from: http://www.zillow.com/blog/3-myths-renting-201963/
Renting a home can often get a bad rap.
It’s true that some aspects of being a renter are less than glamorous. The quirks of renting can range from 1980s burgundy carpet to a neighbor who loves to practice the trombone every evening for three hours or a landlord who refuses to take down the Holly Hobbie wallpaper in the kitchen.
But it’s not all bad. In fact, the number of renters is on the rise, and the traditional mindset about renting is changing rapidly.