"An individual must enforce his own meaning in life and rise above the perceived conformity of the masses" (Anton LaVey)
housingrentalIf you are "stretching" your budget to purchase, you have your answer
asanchezwho does not have any emotional attachments to the deal)
asanchez .. as I see a lot of people buying
based on emotions (including some investors) when things change
(divorce, jobs offers, relocation) they get stuck with the dream home.
ThomasBeyerTo this day I think that for your personal home you should err on the high end on what you could afford.