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Old 12-06-2005, 01:33 PM
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Originally Posted by swchang
The person making $200k a year could also just buy a cheaper house. Surely they exist?
In L.A.? The average house price is about $500K. The average house price in OC is about $750K.

And if you're buying a cheap house so you can get an expensive car, your priority is AFU. House appreciates (or depreciate less), the car lose half its value the second you drive it off the lot.

Sure you can be financially irresponsible and buy whatever you want. That's why I ended up where I am now, at one time with over $120,000 worth of cars in the garage in a $210,000 house. Very stupid move on my part.
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