Originally Posted by savafan
When I sold my house, it was shortly after my divorce, and the birth of my sister's second daughter. She and my brother-in-law needed a bigger house, I had a four bedroom all to myself, so I broke even on it and sold it to them for no profit as a favor.
Its the "throwing money away part". Sometimes it pays to rent. I'd have thought the last few years would've made that point for me.