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My husband works in Bergen County, and right now we are renting a condo in Rockland County, NY--just over the border. We couldn't afford a home in either county.

We are currently in negotiations to purchase a home in Orange County, NY, about a 45 minute commute for him. But, we are getting a 4 bedroom, 2 full bath Cape Cod style home in excellent condition. And we are paying mid $160's for it. We would never find anything in this kind of condition for this price in Bergen or Rockland, even in Passaic County, NJ. Believe me, we've been looking for 4 months!

So basically, I guess what I am saying is, check out Orange County, NY. The prices are beginning to go up as more people who can't afford Rockland or Bergen but work in NYC move out there and the demand is rising. It's what happened to Rockland a few years ago, so I am told...

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