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Best state/city to live in US with good exit opportunities and balance between COL-good lifestyle. Early 30s indian couple for reference!

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Seattle if you’re okay with the rain

Nah - hate rains ! Also hate snow tbh

Austin , may not last long. Charlotte - NC , Nashville TN,

Heard Austin real estate is also going insane right now. Would you still recommend?

If you have kids or planning to have kids, Texas I would say. Texas has good schools, still affordable property, overall lower cost of living and life is laid back in general.

Biking is possible .. lot of wide roads But hardly any hiking options .. very flat land

I really think Texas and Atlanta are your best bets. Chicago is a little more expensive and has poor weather but in comparison to other mega cities, suburbs are very affordable and comp is good. Charlotte is good but not as many exit ops unless you are in Fin Svcs.

What about philly?

SF Bay Area /s

Nah! Don’t want to be the the insane SF market! Barely would save anything and constant competition and insecurity

Texas aa jao dost...

Its not bad, atleast mumbai jiyne powercut nai lagg te Dallas main and desi population is mast, if you want even lower COL try Houston (Sugarland)

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