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by drbl
Fri Feb 01, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Housing Questions
Topic: How to find ERE roommates (Boston)
Replies: 2
Views: 293

How to find ERE roommates (Boston)

I've been looking for housing within 2 miles of Longwood Medical Area in Boston, and it seems likely that I'll have to find a roommate with whom to share a 200-300 sqft studio or bedroom, if I want to keep housing costs under $600/mo. I have friends who are willing to room with me but only if I allo...
by drbl
Mon Jan 28, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Money Questions
Topic: Real estate vs. Stocks long term: stocks win by a landslide?
Replies: 54
Views: 10684

Re: Real estate vs. Stocks long term: stocks win by a landslide?

The reason for buying the house was not that I believed that RE would outperform but simply that local NAVs were much below rent. Also the neighbors upstairs were getting exasperating getting up and trampling around at 5am every morning. The area we bought in has a high rate of immigrant/subprime i...
by drbl
Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 2
Views: 415


I'm a bioinformatics grad student in my mid-20's living in Massachusetts. I first heard about ERE 4 years ago through Jacob's blog and book, and have been on and off implementing the philosophy in my own life. But now is my first time on the forum! I came here because this quote from Jacob's article...