Benefits of Being Your Own Landlord in So Cal

Don Simkovich, MA
Apr 8, 2019 · 4 min read

Paying high rents in Los Angeles and Orange counties and trying to save enough to buy a home is like using a sieve to collect water. According to Rent, in March 2019, average one-bedroom apartments go for $ 2,500 a month while Orange County comes in at $ 2,194.

Typical homes near Pasadena now appraise for close to a million.

Money paid for rent means little is left over to put down on a home. Living a landlord lifestyle, though, can offer…