COUPLE DEBATES WHETHER TO BUY A FIRST HOME Question: My wife and I have been married about four years. The subject of buying our own home came up recently, but I’m not sure we’re prepared for that kind of financial commitment. What should we consider? Jim: The conventional wisdom for decades has been that owning a home is always ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!