We will help you determine an option period that gives you enough time to save for a down payment, repair your credit ,or whatever other time need you have. Additionally, our rental agreement spells out exactly how maintenance time and costs are divided. Generally speaking, you will be responsible for daily interior or exterior maintenance items up to a specific dollar amount. Major items like replacing a roof will be divided based on a formula using the items useful life. Any improvements you decide to make to the home will be yours when you exercise your option. You can make the house yours.