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  • Published: 21 April 2020

In today’s day and age, most of the vehicle owners are opting for leasing cars instead of
purchasing them. Despite the few benefits that car leasing has, it is more beneficial for
motorists to buy new cars, especially cars from the used car market. Following are
some of the things you should consider if you are going with this approach:


Affordability


First things first, there a lot of high quality vehicles available in the used car market
which makes it the best place to buy cars. We can save a fortune by buying a second-
hand car from a reputable dealership instead of leasing, as van be seen when
comparing the prices of the two. comparison of the prices will show. One important thing
to keep in mind is to take your time while selecting the best car for you so that you can
enjoy many happy years of driving it.


Ownership


Additionally, you will be the owner of the vehicle that you will buy, making it your own
property compared to a car on lease. This gives you the freedom to sell your car or
personalise it as you have the complete ownership of it.


No Limitations


There are no limitations as it is your own property. There is an annual mileage limit to a
leased car and you can also not make any modifications to it which makes the whole
process a little frustrating. Going over the specified mileage can be extremely costly for
you.


Trade in Value


The car you purchase is an asset that you can trade in at any time when you want to
buy another car. For example, if you want to buy a new car from a dealership, you can
trade in your old car for the new one instead of selling it elsewhere. This also helps in
saving time.


No Big Fees


The payments that you make each month and the large amount of fees that you have to
give at the end of your agreement are some frustrating drawbacks of leasing a vehicle.
There is no doubt that leasing is a quicker way to get behind the wheels of your car but
it is a fact that the lease can severely restrict your monthly budget as they are often
quite expensive.


For many car owners leasing can be a very good option but it is a smart move to buy a
car, especially from the second hand car market. This can be cheaper and you are not
bound to any kind of limitations because it will be your own personal property. You can

use it anytime and anywhere according to your needs. While shopping in the used car
market, it is vital to be very careful and you should not make any hasty decisions. You
should select the best vehicle for you which can fulfill your particular needs.

To view all our used cars in Norwich, head over to - https://www.spencerscarsales.co.uk/used/cars/

Transport For London

Cars need to meet minimum emission standards when travelling in the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) or the daily charge must be paid.

Minimum emission standards

Petrol: Euro 4
Diesel: Euro 6

The ULEZ will be enforced based on the declared emissions of the vehicle rather than the age. However:

Information from Transport For London

Check this car on the TFL website before purchasing: https://tfl.gov.uk/modes/driving/ultra-low-emission-zone/vrm-checker-ulez

Spencers Car Sales

At Spencers Car Sales we charge an admin fee of £50 when you purchase a used vehicle from us. The admin fee pays towards the preparation of your new car, to make sure it’s safe and immaculate when you drive it away.

Admin fee is charged as listed below:

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