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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting Gresham OR

Car renting and car leasing are often incorrectly viewed as the same thing. Leasing is a form of car financing, much like a loan. Car rental companies exist to fulfill the short-term automobile use needs of traveling business people, vacationers, or those who might need a particular type of vehicle for temporary use.

Hertz - 750 Northeast Hogan HLE
(503) 669-1923
750 Northeast Hogan
Gresham, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa 0900-1300, 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
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed.

All Pro Auto Body
(503) 771-3232
12444 S.E. Stark St
Portland, OR
Special Services
Towing, Rent A Car, Auto Body, Auto Collision, Car Rental Agency

Enterprise Auto Rental
(503) 774-7744
932 Se 82Nd Ave
Portland, OR
 
Cendant Car Rental Group Corporate Sales
(503) 282-2084
9115 NE Airport Way
Portland, ME
 
Thrifty Car RentaL
(503) 251-6371
10835 NE Holman St
Portland, ME
 
Hertz - Gorge Winds Aviations
(503) 669-1923
920 Northwest Perimeter Way
Troutdale, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1800, Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only

Enterprise Auto Rental
(503) 760-9344
7020 S.E. Division Street
Portland, OR
 
Hertz - Southeast 82nd Avenue HLE
(503) 772-4750
1133 Southeast 82nd Avenue
Portland, OR
Hours
Mo-Fr 0730-1800, Sa 0900-1300, 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.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(503) 257-7700
23 N.E. 102Nd Avenue
Portland, OR
 
Alamo Rent A Car
(503) 252-7039
6935 NE 82nd Ave
Portland, ME
 

Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting

Many automotive consumers assume that car renting and car leasing are the same thing, or are very similar.

Not true.

This misconception may come about from the fact that apartment renting – which is very familiar to most people – and apartment leasing are essentially the same thing.

It is therefore natural for someone not familiar with car leasing to assume that it is much like apartment renting or leasing.

It is not.

What is car renting?

Car rental companies exist to fulfill the short-term automobile use needs of traveling business people, vacationers, or those who might need a particular type of vehicle for temporary use.

Rental cars are owned by a rental company and are made available to customers for relatively short-term use. The company maintains and services its vehicles and carries basic insurance. Customers agree to not damage the vehicle, to buy gas, to purchase additional insurance if personal auto insurance is not applicable, and to return the vehicle within a specified time. All maintenance is handled by the rental company.

Rent rates are determined by the car rental company, based on a daily or weekly fee, and includes either unlimited mileage or an additional mileage rate. The method by which rates are determined is not revealed to customers and can vary widely, even within the same rental company, based on various discount schemes.

Rental companies make money by renting the same car over and...

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