Tag: House Hunting

Moonrise Here are links to several listings that seem to best fit your wish list. You can click on the exterior photos of each home to see additional pictures. I noticed that you are a photographer so you are sure to appreciate what a difference a good photo makes and some of them, as you will see, are far from being good. Don’t let that discourage you though, if the house seems otherwise interesting to you, let’s go visit it…

I found a house!!! I signed a contract!! I put down my earnest money! I got a call last night from the realtor saying that they sellers have backed out. WTF!!! What was the point of the contract, eh? Well, a contract, it seems, only affects the buyer. The seller is free to back out at any time. Of course, if it is late in the game, the seller may end up in court having to reimburse the buyer for…

A perspective neighborhood As you know from my last post, I am house hunting. I’ve been searching online, driving through neighborhoods, talking to my Realtor, and trying to get an idea of where and what I want. It’s starting to come together. I walk most every morning, so I figured that I’d kill two birds with one stone. I know, a most violent idiom, to be sure. But, simply put, it means to satisfy one or more tasks with one…

When I was younger I remember that, after a time, I wanted to move. I didn’t want to stay in the same neighborhood. I had met kids that moved into the neighborhood, we became friends, some moved out of the neighborhood and they were missed. Others, not so much. Anyway, I always thought that it would be exciting to move, to have a larger house, a house in a different neighborhood, but that never happened. My first time that I…