And these sorts of articles discourage people from even exploring home-ownership since it doesn’t look, to them, like it’s ever achievable
The overall point is correct, but I’d like to also correct a mistake that the linked article (and…

Yes, THANK YOU. I want to own property someday and the “lol nothing matters” headlines depress me as much, if not more, than the “stop eating avocado toast” stories. I would love to see a Billfold series about the variety of ways people have made ends meet to buy property.