Global National September 22 2018 8:27pm 02:50 Money 123: Understanding rent-to-own Home ownership can be a pipe dream for some Canadians. So what can tenants do if they want to buy the home they’re already living in? Erica Alini takes a look at how renting-to-own works. Is rent-to-own the solution if you can’t get a mortgage? Responsive site?