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Understanding Car Lease Residuals Helena MT

Residual value estimates can be different, depending on who is doing the estimating. One dealer who uses a particular lease company may offer a significantly different residual value than another dealer who uses a different company, for exactly the same vehicle and same lease.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
(406) 449-3400
3015 Prospect Ave
Helena, MT

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Hertz - Exec Air Montana
(406) 442-2190
2560 Airport Road
Helena, MT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0630-2400, Sa 0900-2330, Su 0900-2400
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service

Hertz - Amtrak Station
(406) 863-1210
500 Depot Street
Whitefish, MT
Hours
0700-0830 and 2030-2200 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only
Additional Information
Amtrak counter is staffed only at amtrak arrival and departure times 0700-0830 and 2030-2200 7 Days a week. There is a courtesy phone to the right of the counter.

Hertz - Butte Aviation
(406) 782-1054
111 Airport Road
Butte, MT
Hours
24 Hours, 7 Days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service

Hertz - Exec Air Montana
(406) 442-2190
2560 Airport Road
Helena, MT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0630-2400, Sa 0900-2330, Su 0900-2400
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service

Hertz - Helena Regional Airport
(406) 449-4167
2850 Skyway Drive
Helena, MT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0630-2400, Sa 0900-2330, Su 0900-2400
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - Meets all reservations if received during regular business hours. After hour returns are allowed 0500-2400. Place the keys and rental agreement in the drop box, located at the Hertz counter.

Hertz - West Air
(406) 443-4543
2430 Airport Road
Helena, MT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0630-2400, Sa 0900-2330, Su 0900-2400
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
This location is for Private Flights only. Radio Frequency is 122.95.

Hertz - Helena Regional Airport
(406) 449-4167
2850 Skyway Drive
Helena, MT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0630-2400, Sa 0900-2330, Su 0900-2400
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Gold Counter Service
Additional Information
After Hours - Meets all reservations if received during regular business hours. After hour returns are allowed 0500-2400. Place the keys and rental agreement in the drop box, located at the Hertz counter.

Hertz - Glacier Jet Center
(406) 758-2220
4120 Highway 2 East
Kalispell, MT
Hours
0800-2400 7 days
Special Services
Child Seats, Hand Controls for Disabled Drivers Only , Ski Equipped Vehicles
Additional Information
This location is for Private Planes only Located 100 yards from Glacier International Airport. This location was formerly known as 'Edwards Jet Center'.

Hertz - Butte Downtown HLE
(406) 782-1054
226 East Broadway
Butte, MT
Hours
Mo-Fr 0800-1700, Sa-Su Closed
Special Services
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., 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
Bus - Approximately 5 blocks from the bus station. Please call upon arrival for pickup instructions.

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Understanding Car Lease Residuals

Residual value ("residuals"), in car leasing, refers to the estimated — repeat, estimated — value of a leased vehicle at the end of the scheduled lease period. The longer the lease, the lower the residual value, as compared to the original MSRP sticker price.

Residual values play a key part in the calculation of lease monthly payments since leases are based on the difference between residual value and negotiated selling price. The higher the residual, the lower the lease cost for a given selling price. See .

What are residuals?
Car lease residuals are a statement of the expected depreciation of a vehicle's value over the life of a lease. The value can be affected by a number of factors, including expected average annual mileage, number of months in the lease, make/model vehicle, resale history, predicted future supply and demand, rise/fall in gas prices, and anticipated future economic conditions. In short, lease residuals amount to nothing more than an educated guess.

Who sets car lease residual values?
Residual value estimates can be different, depending on who is doing the estimating. One dealer who uses a particular lease company may offer a significantly different residual value than another dealer who uses a different company, for exactly the same vehicle and same lease. It is often misunderstood by consumers that residuals are fixed for a particular vehicle make and model.

There are industry sources (ALG...

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