I'm 51 with a sick husband. If I were to get $100,000 inheritance, which would be a better choice?

A) put the money into an annuity that will earn interest and send me monthly payments
B) buy a house for no more than $150,000. (We currently pay $800/month but that's for rent. I realize that there's benefits to renting, such as a furnace going out or whatever.)
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