Originally Posted by Piobaire
Roommates still? WTF?
Makes complete sense. I don't know anyone in this city, so I paired up with other roommates who are new to town. All the single bedroom apartments I found were shitty and nowhere near the quality I was expecting.
We found a sick, JUST renovated penthouse apartment that is perfect. All brand new, luxury everything. I also have the master bedroom and my own private bathroom and I pay the same amount for what I had in Boston. Something like this in Boston would easily go for 1.5 - 2X the price.
Met cool peeps = better social life
Higher income + lower overall COL = higher positive cash flow