Auto Finance Options: Lease or Buy


Should I Lease or Buy My Next Car in Bellevue, WA?

If you are in the midst of your vehicle-purchasing process, you very well may be asking yourself whether it makes more sense to lease or to buy the automobile of your dreams. At our reliable Subaru dealership, we actually have received many inquiries and questions regarding if leasing or purchasing is right for drivers here in Bellevue and in the surrounding areas of Issaquah, Sammamish and Mercer Island.

The most accurate and simple answer is that it quite frankly depends on your unique situation, budget and preferences. To assist our customers make an informed and smart decision that they can feel extremely confident about, on this page we have provided some clear benefits and drawbacks of both of these options.

Leasing a new car

  • Leasing offers the attractive option of making low monthly payments, dependent upon the down payment you are able to make up front
  • You will enjoy the flexibility of being able to choose to renew your lease, lease another new vehicle, or return it to the dealership at the end of the term
  • You will have mileage restrictions and other contract obligations throughout the term of your lease

Buying a new car

  • You can either make the purchase outright, or take out a loan when you choose to buy an automobile
  • Monthly payments for an auto loan typically are higher than those of a lease
  • When you buy, the vehicle is entirely yours and you are free to do with it however you see fit, with no restrictions or obligations that would be included with a lease
  • Once you have paid off a car loan there are no more monthly payments

Can I get a Subaru lease or car loan if I live in Issaquah, Sammamish and Mercer Island at Michael's Subaru of Bellevue?

Yes, you can. With the help of our skilled specialists in the finance department here, we are positive that we can deliver you a fantastic solution that is well within your budget. You should also check out our available special deals for select new Subaru models to take advantage of some great savings! 

Call or visit our dealership at your convenience to learn more.


Michael's Subaru of Bellevue

15150 SE Eastgate Way
Directions Bellevue, WA 98007

  • Sales: (425) 641-2002
  • Service: (425) 519-7199
  • Parts: (425) 641-2002


  • Monday 08:00am - 05:00pm
  • Tuesday 09:00am - 07:00pm
  • Wednesday 09:00am - 07:00pm
  • Thursday 09:00am - 07:00pm
  • Friday 09:00am - 07:00pm
  • Saturday 09:00am - 07:00pm
  • Sunday 10:00am - 07:00pm
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