George Zack graduated with a degree in Finance and has a flair for waxing lyrical when he is trying to figure out if a stock should be part of your portfolio or not. He writes on the consumer discretionary sector for Bidness Etc.
When you buy a home, the maintenance is something which will be on you. You can't look at the landlord to take care of it anymore. That's why you need to buy a house that is in good condition. And this is where a good realtor can help you out.