Rent or buy?

by S&M

This is something we’ve talked about on here before. The times given in this article are much shorter than I expected. I’d like to hear how they meet with other peoples’ experience.

Zillow’s Breakeven Horizon: The Financial Answer to ‘Rent or Buy’?


Non-negotiables in house hunting

by Grace

Many of us have must-haves when shopping for a house.  These could include features like gas cooking, master bath with a large tub, eat-in kitchen, easy commute, top public schools, attached garage, no corner lot, two story, one story, etc.

What are your non-negotiables?  Look through this College Confidential discussion if you’d like to get more ideas.

Related, do you have any regrets about choosing your present home?  What features would you change if you could?