Has anyone on here considered group retreats? It seems like a good idea to group up with four or five families to purchase and prepare a retreat rather than going it alone. The division of labor and increased breadth of skills alone seem like "stability multipliers".
I just joined your site- it looks really interesting!
I live in the suburbs of Washington, DC. It seems to me that if things got bad, the suburbs could turn very ugly very quickly. Are there groups of people who share in the task of buying a property (in west virginia for example), and...