by JULIETTE SMITH on FEBRUARY 2, 2014 - 1 Comment in LAND
If you are going off the grid, or even if you are already off the grid and wanting to trade down to somewhere more affordable – this article is for you.
There are numerous dimensions to measure cost of living, and most places that score low on some measures score high on others. The most obvious is property; more sophisticated is the ratio of earnings to property. Then there is the cost of a basket of household products
We followed the AARP (association of retired people) whose magazine based their list on the price of property, and the taxes levied on state benefits such as pension and social security: (more…)