Why We Put a 50% Down Payment on Our Home

Maurie Backman, The Motley Fool
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Why We Put a 50% Down Payment on Our Home

While it doesn’t influence our opinions of products, we may receive compensation from partners whose offers appear here. We’re on your side, always. See our full advertiser disclosure. Image source: Getty Images When I met my husband, I was living in a tiny apartment and he was living in a modest three-bedroom starter home he'd bought as an investment in his very early 20s.