If you are going into you residency at The Medical College of Wisconsin, is it better to purchase a house for yourself and your family, or should you rent? The answer, while different for each family, might surprise you. Read this linked article for an analysis of buying versus renting while studying to become a doctor at The Milwaukee Regional Medical Center.
If you are looking to rent for a long-term commitment in Milwaukee, here's a link to a house you will like, within a block of the MRMC/MCW campus. Even if you are looking for something else, it's worth reading the article to better understand the area and what you might get for your money.
Brian Jaeger writes columns for respectable websites all over the kingdom.