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Advantages and Disadantages of Independent Car Lease Companies Iowa City IA

When leasing, you have two possible methods by which you can source the financing of your lease. Choosing the right source can reduce your monthly payments and save you considerable money over the life of your lease.

Penske Truck Rental
(319) 358-9472
1820 Boyrum St
Iowa City, IA
 
U-Haul Company
(319) 339-9151
3309 Highway 1 SW
Iowa City, IA
 
Budget Truck & Car Rental
(319) 351-4529
1640 Hwy 1 W
Iowa City, IA
 
Hertz - Jet Air FBO
(319) 337-6615
1801 South Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA
Hours
Mo 0700-1800
Tu-Fr 0730-1800
Sa 0900-1200
Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only. After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Park in the Hertz designated parking area. Leave keys and contract in the drop box located by the Hertz door.

Linder Tire Service Inc
(319) 337-4163
632 S Riverside Dr
Iowa City, IA
 
U-Haul Company
(319) 339-4977
1841 S Gilbert St
Iowa City, IA
 
Budget Truck Rental
(319) 354-4784
1640 Highway 1 W Ste 1
Iowa City, IA
 
Enterprise Rent A Car
(319) 358-7000
9 Highway 1 W
Iowa City, IA
 
Hertz - 1801 South Riverside Drive HLE
(319) 337-6615
1801 South Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA
Hours
Mo 0700-1800
Tu-Fr 0730-1800
Sa 0900-1200
Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Replacement Rentals When your car is in the shop for repairs.Insurance/Body Shop and Dealership/Service Center replacement rentals available at this location.for replacement rental reservations., Gold Counter Service , Pickup/Return Service:Available with a one hour advance notice and within 15 minutes from the Hertz Local Edition location. Contact the location to arrange for Pick Up service.
Additional Information
Located at the Iowa City Municipal Airport. Bus - Approximately 1.5 miles from the bus station. Cab fare will be reimbursed up to $10.00 with receipt. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz Corp
(319) 337-6615
1801 S Riverside Dr
Iowa City, IA
 

Advantages and Disadantages of Independent Car Lease Companies

First of all, let's make sure we understand that dealers don't finance car loans or leases.

When a customer agrees to buy or lease a car, the dealer must attempt to "place" or "assign" the loan or lease with a bank, finance company, or lease company. The finance company then pays the dealer for the car, and works out payment details with the customer.

Two Ways to Lease

When leasing, you have two possible methods by which you can source the financing of your lease. Choosing the right source can reduce your monthly payments and save you considerable money over the life of your lease.

First, you can finance through a dealer's "captive" finance source, which is usually the car maker's own financial company, such as Ford Motor Credit, General Motors Acceptance Corporation (GMAC), or American Honda Finance Corporation.

Some dealers use alternative sources such as a distributor-associated financial company, or major national banks such as Chase or Wells Fargo. Normally, a dealer will not offer you choices but will select the source that offers him the best deal — which is not always the best deal for you.

UPDATE: Chrysler and General Motors dealers no longer offer car leases through "captive" finance companies. Although many such dealers can offer leases through banks or credit unions, independent lease companies can get you the same or better deals. You find your car at a dealer, and the i...

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