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Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors®

Wedding or a Home: Why Choose?

Aug 7, 2017

The driving force behind this choice is financial. The average wedding costs $31,213, about half of which goes to renting the reception venue. Meanwhile, the recommended 20% down payment on a median $240,900 house amounts to a whopping $48,180. So, unless you have a mountain of money lying around, it makes sense to pool these expenses into one place  Read more.