The five most expensive cities in which to live are:
1. New York, NY
2. Santa Ana, CA
3. San Jose, CA
4. Santa Cruz, CA
5. San Francisco, CA
--Source: Forbes. Rankings for the 200 biggest metro areas (populations over 231,000). Living costs measure all household expenditures.
The best part is that getting out of #4 is easy, but generally involves a trip to #3 or #5.
At least, unlike its neighbors, SC didn't end up on in the top 5 OVERPRICED cities. Soooo even Forbes says I'm making a sound investment. Yes...