Moving

This article provides ideas on a gift to leave for the new homeowner. Not just any new homeowner but gift ideas for the people who purchased YOUR home! You did it! You worked hard to Sell Your House and it sold! You’re ready to move on but want to leave your house in tip top [...]

When we moved into our new (to us) house, we felt like we were staying in the Smith’s house (the people we purchased it from). It was like we were in a VRBO (Vacation Rental By Owner) but with all our stuff. It didn’t feel like it was ours. It didn’t feel like HOME. We had [...]

We are working on four weeks since we moved into our new home and the to do’s seem endless. I had scratch paper everywhere! Shopping lists, who to call, stuff to clean, projects to plan, things to fix, what needed to be removed, and what I could sell. I had to get it all in [...]

The view, the view, the view! We knew we wanted to Buy A House with a view. What we didn’t realize is THE VIEW clouded our vision on many other aspects of the home. If a move is in your future, think about these 7 weird things to consider when buying a house. 7 Weird Things [...]

It’s a case of the chicken or the egg. We put a contingent offer on a home only to lose to a non-contingent offer. We then decided to sell our home, before placing another offer, only to find ourselves with a sold home and no home to move into. We quickly decided to live the apartment [...]

The Downside Of Apartment Life is easy to find. From noise, to parking, and making your own stinking ice, the negatives can overwhelm you. Fortunately, we try our best to relish in The Upside Of Apartment Life but it’s time to get real. If you have considered Apartment Life, THIS is the real deal. The Downside Of [...]

The Upside Of Apartment Life has become apparent in just the few months we have lived here, however, the looks on people’s faces when we told them we were moving into an apartment was as if we had just been given a bad diagnosis. Even customers at our moving sale slumped their shoulders and exuded pity when [...]

When you Sell Your House, a Welcome Home Letter to new homeowners creates an extra step for you in the middle of one of the most stressful times of your life. However, the gesture will likely not go unnoticed and will certainly be appreciated by the new owner! We sold our home to people who we knew [...]

Moving into an apartment, temporarily, while we look for our next house to call home has been an interesting experience. We have been determined not to spend money to make this place comfortable as we know we won’t be living the apartment life for long. However, there are a few things that we had to fork [...]

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