Category Archives: real estate

And the house hunt continues…

The house hunt.  For some, it’s a time of anticipation and excitement.  For others, it’s a source of dread.  I’m not sure what I think of it. For one thing, our budget is still downsized, so we’re looking at houses … Continue reading

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It’s officially over

Well, our wait is over.  It should have been over yesterday, but once again, the agent from hell dropped the ball. The house we were supposed to close the deal on Monday is no longer a deal in the works. … Continue reading

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And so the weeds grow and the fire ants build an industrial complex

Waiting to close on a house is an exercise in patience.  We did go back to the house after signing the contract for the bid, mostly to double check a few things and do some measuring.  We had missed some … Continue reading

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Just looking for a home…

Eighteen months in the poorly designed travel trailer, and we’re ready to call that phase quits.  I hate it. I seriously hate it. There is no place to put anything, and while some travel trailers are designed with adequate storage … Continue reading

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A yurt or a ger?

Winter has been non-existent here on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.  A couple of cool days, a couple of cold nights.  That was it.  It sounds wonderful…if you live in snow country.  In reality, I enjoy the cool-to-cold weather far more … Continue reading

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Shopping for new digs

We are still shopping for real estate solutions.  We’re flexible, we have to be, our budget is about the size of a parakeet.  We aren’t exactly the buyer that everyone dreams of. We have faith–we will eventually find what we’re … Continue reading

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