Tag Archives: move

Books to Go…

I’ve spent the day unpacking boxes of books and attempting to be ruthless about what to keep and what to get rid of. Here’s the To Go pile so far – I hope it will get a little bigger before … Continue reading

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Flattened by the Clutter

I’m feeling thoroughly unenthused after a day spent packing boxes and lugging things over to the new place. We’re in that beginning phase of moving where all we seem to have achieved is a mess in both houses. Travis had … Continue reading

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I’m On My Way….

It’s officially official – we’re moving again. We’ve given notice to our current landlord and made the first rent payment to our upcoming landlord. And I’ve just booked a moving company for the first week in June. I’ve yet to … Continue reading

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House for Sale

It’s official, our house is for sale. It’s listed on TradeMe. The real estate agents trooped through on Wednesday, our landlords spent most of the day yesterday hacking back the jungle that is our backyard, the first prospective buyers came … Continue reading

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Real Estate Whirlwind

The house titivating proved more successful than I could have imagined. The open home was apparently wildly popular, with 40 groups of people through in the half hour.  The real estate agent had people queuing out the door while he … Continue reading

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Reno Update

In breaking news: the new tiles in the kitchen look great and the surrounding walls aren't too battle-scarred despite the rather brutal treatment meted out to them this afternoon. The young thug will be back tomorrow, sans chisel and hammer, … Continue reading

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Fixing to Sell

Our first open home is on either 31 July or 1 August.  We will have had two weeks to turn the house and garden into something presentable for the seething hordes that we hope will troop through the house. So … Continue reading

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