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    Holla!



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    Actually, Des Moines is #1, it's just the second slide in the show.



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    It's #1!



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    Look at number 1.



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    The place in Utah looks like the most interesting to me.



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    Suck on THAT Iowa City!




    *Sidenote* I know this should have no bearing on IC, but I try and find smack where I can.



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    If you like not having alcohol, live in utah



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    Des Moines is a great place to live. Big enough to get that big city feel when you're down town. Small enough that you commutes aren't bad. Plenty of good school districts. You can still go up to Ames for games easily. Not far from other big cities. Can do weekend trips easily.


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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    The place in Utah looks like the most interesting to me.
    I lived 10 years in Utah one year.


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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan94 View Post
    Actually, Des Moines is #1, it's just the second slide in the show.
    That's right it's #1. Average commute time is 21 minutes. That might seem a little like heaven for folks that spend a couple of hours a days driving back and forth to work.



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    It's tough to lump Des Moines into one big group. It's a world of difference between living in the actual city of Des Moines compared to living in a suburb.

    Des Moines proper compared to suburbs:
    Higher taxes compared to suburbs (per $1,000)
    Cheaper housing
    Worse schools
    Higher crime



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    Quote Originally Posted by CyLoboClone View Post
    If you like not having alcohol, live in utah
    I just spent last July in Moab, Utah and alcohol was just as plentiful as it is here. Great time, beautiful scenery and great off-road adventures, but I wouldn't want to live there.



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    This can't be! Des Moines is a brain drain and Omaha is the city that rocks!!



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    Re: 10 best places to live for less

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    This can't be! Des Moines is a brain drain and Omaha is the city that rocks!!
    you're just butt hurt.



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