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Well...

I'm not licensed to give financial advice, but I can say what I'd do if I were in your shoes for the sake of discussion...

I would stay where I am right now and pay off debt as fast as possible. I'd try to save as much as possible and live frugally, despite the nice double income. I'd save precious metals, if possible.

I'd head up to the cabin and enjoy the outdoors. I'd learn some skills, improve existing ones, and have fun. I'd try and make like minded friends who are close by. Reinforce relationships with family. Stash a stockpile at camp in you case you need to stay there unexpectedly for a while.

All you have to do is wait. Keep working. Save money. Some day the real estate will drop in your lap and you'll have no debt and lots of liquidity. When the day comes that you inherit property, you can either move there or sell it and buy land closer to where you're at now.

The best prep is community. Couples and loners stand zero chance, despite how much stuff they have.