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The Cost Of Living Is Driving Us Out’

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Wages arnt going up, rents are and it hitting business in the area as people cant afford to work, so people are moving south.

In October, she'll begin housesitting for family friends in Berkeley, who will be on sabbatical until Jan. 1. After that? She isn't sure.

Devine isn't an itinerant hippie or recent college grad trying to map a career path. She's a professional with a master's degree in math, and could likely command a six-figure salary at a Silicon Valley engineering firm.

But since college, she has yearned to be a teacher. After getting her master's, she taught the children of crop pickers.

But everybody forgets the poor guy — the one who pumps your gas, who builds your hotel, who bags your groceries," said Simon Morris, a 35-year-old carpenter. "The cost of living is driving us out."

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Public housing has long waiting lists, so they moved into a shelter for dislocated families in a converted YMCA. The goal: Save enough money to move south and buy a home where costs are lower.
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........heading to a town near you....Nulabour's reality if we are not careful....... :o:o:o

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........heading to a town near you....Nulabour's reality if we are not careful....... :o:o:o

Think it already has and that place is Brighton, locals priced out by the London media-whores <_<

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