[ Post a Response | The Yellow Board ]
Re: Cancellation of
That was an example from 20 years ago. Starting salaries are up meaning that now that number is a little over 100k. Actually, if you restrained yourself and didn't get yourself house poor 2 first year teachers could afford about 1200 a month for mortgage and escrow, maybe 1500 if they were frugal in other areas and had a raise coming soon.
Huh? I'm not moving any goalposts. I'm pointing out that the goalposts are in different places depending on where you live. (Maybe I've confused the situation using "Me" which someone else used and I'm not them). Someone else is trying to say that purchasing a 75K home is realistic for everyone regardless of where one lives/teaches. I'm pointing out that that jut isn't the case.