Tag Archives: Real Estate

Insurance Switch!

Friday was a busy day.  We’ve been cooped up for weeks due to illness, and it was the last day of school break.  We took the kids to the zoo and a few other activities after DS2’s check up appointment.  … Continue reading

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“Convenience” Fee

Our property tax bill is split up into two payments.  The first half is due by October 25th and the second half is due December 25th – Merry Christmas!  I previously mentioned that our tax bill nearly doubled this year.  … Continue reading

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When It Rains, It Pours

Literally, and figuratively.  Let me fill you in on the last 10 days… Angry Irma We survived Hurricane Irma.  No property damages to report, but we were without power for a week.  School was canceled all last week, because many … Continue reading

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Is this legal?! Homeowners Insurance Drama Continued…

I’ve mentioned multiple times how much I despise the insurance adjustor I am being forced to deal with as a result of the water heater flood at our old house.   His emails are rude and condescending.  He’s a proven … Continue reading

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Property Tax Increase

After much deliberating, DH and I made the decision to pay off a bulk of our credit card debt with our savings.  This move would cut savings by more than half, but we’d be getting rid of $300 in minimum … Continue reading

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Water Heater Flood Update

Two months after the water heater flood at our old home (current “rental” property), I finally have an invoice from the water mitigation company.  What a joke!  That company is one gigantic scam and I regret feeling pressured to call … Continue reading

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A New Roof

I’m laughing while typing this, because it’s just one thing after another over here lately.  Only one out of nine roofing companies called us back, and this guy isn’t exactly top of the list.  He said “maybe I’ll have time … Continue reading

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