Today’s the big day. We go sign documents at 1:00pm EST and will have the keys this afternoon!! We have scheduled the movers to bring our stuff tomorrow, just in time for the weekend!
A few months back, before I moved to Raleigh, I was thinking about building another KB Home in the Twin Lakes community of Cary, NC. My realtor told me that it would require a 2-day campout in order to get in on the first phase. Well, I didn’t have the time to wait out for … Read more Martha Stewart to build houses
The house buying process is going pretty smoothly here, as we’re set to close next Thursday. We’re both ready to get out of the crummy 3rd floor apartment. Here is a picture of the new house, as promised: More (full-size) pictures from the listing are available in the photo album. Keep in mind this isn’t … Read more 1 Week ’til Close…
As a follow-up to my entry about being “Home"less, I thought I would let you in on our house searching process here in North Carolina. Last week, after about a week of searching…late into the nights, we found a house in northwest Raleigh. We looked all over the Triangle..we looked in Cary, Morrisville, Durham, Apex, … Read more House In Raleigh
I am no longer a property owner in the state of Arizona. The new owners wanted to close a little early, so as of 4:00pm Eastern time today, the property changed ownership. I’m now homeless….at least for another couple of weeks.
What a sad, sad time. The house that I just recently built has now been on the market for 1 week now. I delayed in blogging about my house sale, but now feel it is time to blog about it. The process has been pretty nice, thanks to our Realtor, David Houge. I highly recommend … Read more House Up For Sale
I have just posted pictures of the house with the rock changed. This is color scheme #8 as far as the rock goes…it’s not what we originally chose, but it’s close enough and we think it looks MUCH better.
I finally got my High-Speed Internet installed! It’s about time! So, since I didn’t give you the play-by-play, I’m going to do that now. Tuesday, they came and blew out the hose that has the wires in it. So, they scheduled the installer to come on Thursday. Well, Thursday, the Cox guy came by and … Read more High-Speed Internet!
As promised, here is the list of things that needed to be fixed prior to closing. I know, I know…I shouldn’t have signed the papers without these items being fixed, but, hey….it’s my first house, and I wanted to move in during the Memorial Day weekend. Outside [X] Change the elevation rock from color scheme … Read more The List
So, as I’ve mentioned before, I had a list of things for the builder to fix on the house. Most of them were minor (initially). I’ll try to post a copy of the list soon, but today’s story includes one simple one that turned out to be quite bad. Remove the screws from the wall/Corian … Read more Can it get any worse?