Here's a house back home that costs $ and looks like this -
Now here's a house on the Gold Coast that costs $$$$ and looks like this -
Did you count those $ signs? Exactly - the house above is 4x as much as the one at home. And did I mention it's rare to find a house with AC? And don't get me started about sq footage. So one day...maybe Greg and I could buy the white picket fence out front...or those delightful colored green shutters. That will always be the dream...
Didn't someone famous say something about how it doesn't matter where you live - home is where your family lives? It's a dang good thing because if Gold Coast housing represented my feelings for family, we'd all be drenched in mold, crumbling away in cramped corners with single panned windows exposed to the ravages of humidity in July.
PS - Come stay with us soon! Mid-summer is a lovely time to stop by.