Man ‘livid’ over best friend’s surprise financial decision

A man bought his friend’s childhood home but is now second-guessing the decision. He went on Reddit’s “Am I the A******” forum for feedback on the matter. When he found out a friend’s parents were selling their house, it seemed like the perfect fit. But after the deal was finalized, the user’s friend felt betrayed. “Me and my wife have a kid and would like one more at least so we’re looking to buy a house. We were looking at listings online when I came across my friend’s childhood home” . He called the friend’s dad who seemed enthusiastic about the transaction. “We dealt with each other directly, without an estate agent and therefore he was able to give me a nice discount”. “my friend has been livid ever since. He keeps saying how I’d ‘bought his childhood’ and I was ‘taking advantage of his parents’ by having paid them less”. Reddit users didn’t think the man overstepped by buying the house. “I really don’t understand what your friend’s problem is here,” one user wrote. “Sounds like jealousy to me,” another said