col.faith wrote:I will stop trading numbers with you -- that's unfair, I did it for 4 years in my undergrad =)
So you admit you have no practical knowledge on the issue then?
FWIW, it's unfair to talk about how to take risks and plan a career because I am 3 for 3 =)
All joking aside, it's a personal decision, and there is not fast rule. Just be more informed with the totality of the decision and don't get scared off by 150k debt. The average 3BR single family home cost 500k-1M in a major market.