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Addendum: We’re not going anywhere!

Oh yes, I was just catching up on Jo’s blog and read her entry for Friday. I haven’t shared with my friends and family the exciting news about our move to the country. It’s off. You see we have both wanted this for so long, even before we got together. This dream of land and…

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To Let or For Sale

We bought a House! Okay, so you know that already. But we need finance, so off to the bank we email. We have a guy, he’s a lending specialist, and he’s ace. I called him last week to make sure he wasn’t going to be on holidays, because that would be totally inconsiderate. Monday we…

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Offer Accepted!

We got an SMS from the agent at 9:30am today telling us he’d be at the property at 11am to show us around again. We’d just arrived at Saffs, quite possibly Castlemaine’s premier cafe, for breakfast and were giddy at the excitement of seeing it again. I assumed that the offer had been accepted, else…

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Buying another House

We went away this weekend to have a look at more property. Having seen one on Wednesday we now had a firm list of requirements to tick off. Most were flexible, while some, like proximity to a train station, were must-haves. We arrived at our destination and visited the local market before heading in to…

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