Backhoes bring together the versatility of loading and excavating into one machine.  They also have a higher travel speed.  However the maneuverability is not very good compared to a skidsteer.  You will need more space if you have a lot of turning around to do.

Backhoes

0.75-Ton | 48" Wide

5'-11" Height to Hinge Pin

Daily $225 | Weekly $900 | Monthly $2700

2-Ton | 54" Wide

7'-10" Height to Hinge Pin

Daily $225 | Weekly $900 | Monthly $2700