For the past decade at least, Houston and surrounding cities have experienced an influx of movers that are relocating from other states and countries DAILY! This continued growth has increased the demand for housing and rental units combined therefore increasing rental rates.
However ironic, the incredibly low interest rates available at the moment, can often times make a mortgage payment cheaper than a rent payment!
Renting for a short time while you save for a down payment or eliminate debt is both wise and encouraged but ultimately home ownership is vital to wealth and legacy building.
Call me and let's discuss your rental needs and evaluate if buying is a better alternative for your situation or if renting is truly the best option.