Category Archives: Moving

SOLD!

I posted a bit previously about the process of selling our old house.  While we were lucky enough to be in a financial situation where we could carry both mortgages, it was not something we were looking forward to.  The … Continue reading

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How not to move

Tomorrow is our official “moving” day, fifteen days after buying the house. I consider myself somewhat of an expert on moving, having packed up my stuff every year except for one during the last ten years. And I can confidently … Continue reading

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Home sweet home.

I know I left you hanging, but without dragging it out any more, I’ll tell you which one of these homes we picked. The first one. To review: What we liked: Location Size – at 2300 sq ft it was … Continue reading

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House Hunters, the finale.

After our marathon evening of house hunting, Rich and I were both still strongly considering the last house we had looked at. I wanted to see some more options before we moved forward with anything though. So a few days … Continue reading

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House Hunters, part 2.

Right after our first house hunting experience, I went away for the weekend with my girlfriends. I innocently suggested that Rich research some open houses and if I got back in time on Sunday, we could check them out. He … Continue reading

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House Hunters

I’ve alluded to the fact that we are about to purchase a new house, but I was a little brief with details while we were going through the mortgage approval process (and oh, what a trip that was). Thankfully, things … Continue reading

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For Sale: An Update

One month in, selling our house has been, to put it mildly, super depressing. We listed it for sale on August 29th. During that time, we’ve had one showing. ONE. And that includes the zero people that came to our … Continue reading

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For Sale

We are still not talking about the future dream home of wallpaper and outdated appliances, even though the inspection went quite well, because talking of such things before you have jumped through the billion hoops of financing can jinx them. … Continue reading

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An update

Lovely readers (all three of you) I know my posting has fallen off. I have a good excuse though! We bought a house. Inspection pending. I’m gonna be sparse with details here until things are finalized but ZOMG I LOVE … Continue reading

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