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View Poll Results: Housing: Which city is less expensive?
Atlanta 4 57.14%
Houston 3 42.86%
Voters: 7. You may not vote on this poll

Old 05-14-2012, 08:24 AM
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Look like the housing price is similar in both areas, but property tax is higher in Houston.

Can anyone correct me?
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Old 05-14-2012, 08:26 AM
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TX has no state income tax -- thus the higher property taxes.
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Old 05-14-2012, 02:40 PM
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Housing in Houston is cheaper, no doubt.
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Old 05-14-2012, 04:03 PM
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You can do a side by side comparison.

Cost of Living Calculator: Compare prices in two cities - CNNMoney

Overall, it looks like Houston's Cost of living is lower than Atlanta's.
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