Buy House First Year of Marriage?

Patrick is getting married and wants to buy a house right off the bat. Dave has a reason for him to wait.

QUESTION: Patrick is 24 and getting married. They are both debt free and he’s a student. Should they buy a house right now?

ANSWER: Waiting a year won't hurt.  Use that first year to really get to know each other, then deal with the stress and pressures of buying a house!