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    In (The) Six Figures

    Suppose I am talking about the cost of a remodel that is in the six-figure range:

    1. A complete remodel has a cost in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.
    2. A complete remodel has a cost in six figures.
    3. A complete remodel has a cost in the six figures.
    Should it be "in six figures" or "in the six figures"?

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    Re: In (The) Six Figures

    "Has a cost" is not natural.

    A complete remodel will cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.
    The cost of a complete remodel will be into six figures.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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