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Anybody born and raised in LA who moved out of LA?
If so, where did you move to? Pros/cons of that city?

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I also moved to Austin for a bit, once you leave you realize living in LA was the dream. I came back after a year

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Ok good to know! I’m doing a year there for now and will probably move back to LA if I don’t like it.

Atlanta. Great COL and quality of life and greenery. Downside is that you still need a car here and drivers are very aggressive

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Now in NYC. Really love having bars and restaurants all around and being able to easily bike nearly anywhere. Subway isn’t always great but beats having to drive all the time.

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Weather is definitely worse and much more inconvenient going to the beach or hiking

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In DC. Moving back to LA. Weather is unbeatable and nature is more easily accessible.

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Texas - too hot, don’t do it

Lol really? I’m paying $1,700 for a very nice 1 br/ 1ba in Austin and the equivalent would cost ~$3,000 in Los Angeles (from SF Bay Area and lived in LA for 7 years)

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