Jenelle Yee and Ver Starr, both 28, put $60,000 down on their $599,000 townhouse. They currently pay $3,850 per month, which includes a $2,663 mortgage payment and nearly $700 in property taxes. That's more than what they were paying in rent, but it's worth it, says Starr: "We're building our equity in something that we own." Plus, it's an upgrade from their previous 2-bedroom apartment and a space where they plan to live when they start a family. This is the latest installment of Millennial Mortgage, which profiles first-time buyers across the U.S. and details how they purchased their homes....
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