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If you have not spent a lot of time in Indonesia, you should rent before even thinking about buying. We asked expats there about the buy vs. rent decision...

"Buying a home in Indonesia could be a good investment and provide both financial security and a sense of stability. Renting may be a better option for those who do not plan to stay in Indonesia for a long period of time, as it is less expensive and does not involve the commitment of a long-term mortgage. Additionally, renting may allow for more flexibility if you decide to move within the country or need to move out of the country. Consider your needs and circumstances before deciding to buy or rent a home in Indonesia," said a member in Indonesia.

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Joshua Wood Joshua Wood, LPC joined Expat Exchange in 2000 and serves as one of its Co-Presidents. He is also one of the Founders of Digital Nomad Exchange. Prior to Expat Exchange, Joshua worked for NBC Cable (MSNBC and CNBC Primetime). Joshua has a BA from Syracuse and a Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Mr. Wood is also a licensed counselor and psychotherapist.

Some of Joshua's articles include Pros and Cons of Living in Portugal, 10 Best Places to Live in Ireland and Pros and Cons of Living in Uruguay. Connect with Joshua on LinkedIn.

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