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    About 25-30%

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    13-14% (renting)

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    about 13% of gross income. I think a lot of people are doing it tough and are under financial stress at the moment.

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    0% for us as we've paid our mortgage out but I'm appalled at Sydney property prices though and the pressure it puts on families - both renting and home owners

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    Quote Originally Posted by CocktailBubba View Post
    Approx 15% - mortgage & single income.
    Just worked it out properly and it's about 16% - close enough. It's actually quite surprising.. I just thought that it would be a higher percentage.. Makes me wonder where the rest of our money goes 😁

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    Is this based on gross or net income?
    I just used DHs salary as we're trying to live only on it as I'll go on mat leave in July.
    If I do it net it's 43% but if I use his annual salary the target of 30% is $2250 per month and were a bit under that.
    That being said I'm RUBBISH at maths and could be way off. Ha ha!

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    About 40% of ours does. We're on single income.

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    I think almost 25%. We are on two incomes though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Purple Lily View Post
    45%

    Our rent is $1000/fn for an average house.
    really? our mortgage is 1789 per month, and we have a 5 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 2 storey house on 14 acres it's in the country though but I love this lifestyle...


 

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