How to Afford a House When You're Spending All Your Money on Avocado Toast
If you're a millennial and having trouble
"When I was trying to buy my first home, I wasn't buying smashed avocado for $19 and four coffees at $4 each," he told 60 Minutes . "We're at a point now where the expectations of younger people are very, very high."
All you have to do is lower your toast expectations a little. Try our handy calculator to see just how easy it is to save
Avocado Toast Savings Calculator
The median house price in the US right now is $196,500. If avocado toast costs $22 a serving, and you currently eat it twice a week, skipping those meals will allow you to save enough for a 20% down payment in just 17 years! You'll probably lose some weight in the process, too.
If you currently don't eat $22 avocado toast, then perhaps you can't afford a house in this economy. Even Gurner needed a loan to get started in the