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Subject:  Re: Paying off old unsecured debt Date:  7/17/2003  10:23 AM
Author:  windyelliott Number:  165046 of 309666

I live in the DC area and I pay $1150 for my very spacious one bedroom apartment with a sunroom. I am also paying off my debt this month (yes, all of it! Yeah!) and hope that by this time next year I will be able to buy. But when I recently looked into it, I found that it would be much more expensive to buy then to rent.

First of all, I don't want to move so far out of DC that I have to do more then an hour of comute time. So the houses in the vicinity that I wan