Buying a House

And I was just gonna tell you that, this over here is our kitchen and this is our living room, and over there that’s the room where our kids could play. -Meredith, Grey’s Anatomy

Friday at work, while Match and I were IMing back and forth, we started talking about buying a house. It’s hard to ignore the digital signage out there boasting that houses are cheaper than ever due to the economy and recent foreclosures. So Match and I really want to be smart and invest. The thing is-the market is really great right now, and monthly mortgage payments are less than what we’re paying in rent! So we started talking, and before I knew it, he was asking his mom about it. She offered to give us a gift for the down payment, because she thinks real estate is a great investment. Continue reading Buying a House