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Difference Between Car Leasing and Renting Marshalltown IA

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.

PRO Sign Champion Screen Print & Embroidery
(319) 233-2255
2519 Falls Ave
Waterloo, IA
 
Linder Tire Service Inc
(319) 337-4163
632 S Riverside Dr
Iowa City, IA
 
Hertz - Knoxville Municipal Airport
(515) 285-1382
1545 Highway 14 South
Knoxville, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1800
Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only In-Car Navigation System , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only.

Hertz Corp
(319) 287-5189
Waterloo Airport
Waterloo, IA
 
Hertz - Landmark Aviation
(319) 365-9408
9505 18th Street S W
Cedar Rapids, IA
Hours
Su-Fr 0800-2100
Sa 0800-1600
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flight arrivals only.

Enterprise Auto Rental
(515) 457-8989
409 Fuller Rd
Des, Moines, IA
 
Hertz - Dubuque Airport
(563) 583-0267
11000 Airport Road
Dubuque, IA
Hours
Mo 0700-1700 and 2200-2300
Tu-Th 0900-1700 and 2200-2300
Fr 0900-1700
Sa 0900-1300
Su 0900-1700 and 2200-2300
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Drop box is located on the Hertz counter.

Brown National Lease Corp
(319) 645-2644
3550 2nd St
Iowa City, IA
 
Hertz - Bob Brown Chevrolet
(515) 270-3828
4224 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1730
Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , 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
This location is for Insurance Replacement Rentals only. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

Hertz - 2151 Werner Avenue Northeast HLE
(319) 393-0221
2151 Werner Avenue Northeast
Cedar Rapids, IA
Hours
Mo-Fr 0700-1730
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
After Hours - After hour returns are allowed. Place keys and rental record in mail slot located on the door. Pick up time must be at least one hour after location opening and one hour prior to location closing.

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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