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Old 10-21-2009, 02:42 PM
 
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They're mostly moving there because they can't afford the taxes here. World-class....ha..

Many don't WANT to pay the taxes there. Considering how crappy the schools and roads are there, I guess you DON"t get what you pay for

Another thing regarding costs, some cities are bound by physical features (ocean, mountains etc.). When they can't expand out, they expand up. this makes it more expensive as well. Houston is definitely not cheap, the inner loop has pretty expensive housing.
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Old 10-21-2009, 02:45 PM
 
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Homes in Houston are cheap compared to anything in the NYC metro area, much less the city
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Old 10-21-2009, 02:50 PM
 
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That is Long Island, the suburbs, not the city. The city schools are crappy there and you even admitted that in another thread. Many high quality suburban Houston schools in the suburbs, and the city public schools are not good

You said Long Island, not the city. Nice try changing what you said. We were talking about LI taxes and you mentioned crappy schools. I guess your reading comprehension isn't up to par.

In general NYC schools are bad, but Stuyvesant and Bronx Science are among the top 10 best in the country and are nationally known.
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