Our First Year of Home Ownership: Hidden Costs
One year ago we moved into our first house! Through diligent savings, we came up with the down payment. Despite our own nay-saying that we could get together that much money, we have arrived! Home ownership is ours! [Trumpets! Fanfare!] Now we are done saving and our previous “frugal apartment” budget is transferable to our new house! [maniacal laughter]. Nope, nope, and… [checks clipboard]
Is Buying A House A Good Idea?
By The Frugal Physician
In this post, The Frugal Physician shares the story of buying her first home after becoming an attending. It’s an interesting and eye-opening read, anyone – new attending or not – who is considering buying a home should read.