Sunday, 1 October 2006

for sale

Right. Does anyone want to buy a house?

Seriously.



22 comments:

  1. I hope the chickens don't mind being uprooted.

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  2. I hope the chickens don't mind being uprooted.

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  3. Are the shrews included in the asking price or are you taking them with you? Or have they all been hunted down?
    Watch out for cat-hating prospective neighbours - you been there already!

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  4. Are the shrews included in the asking price or are you taking them with you? Or have they all been hunted down?
    Watch out for cat-hating prospective neighbours - you been there already!

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  5. Yes! Me!
    Can't afford it; havent even got one to sell first, but hell yeah.

    You OK?

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  6. Yes! Me!
    Can't afford it; havent even got one to sell first, but hell yeah.

    You OK?

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  7. Bravo to you, darlin'...if you can do better, why not do better?

    I wish I could afford to get a house in Wales. That one looks as though it would do nicely.

    xx

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  8. Bravo to you, darlin'...if you can do better, why not do better?

    I wish I could afford to get a house in Wales. That one looks as though it would do nicely.

    xx

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  9. Oh! You mean seriously seriously!

    Good luck!

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  10. Oh! You mean seriously seriously!

    Good luck!

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  11. So are you upping sticks, then?

    Does this mean plans are afoot?

    Am all agog.

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  12. So are you upping sticks, then?

    Does this mean plans are afoot?

    Am all agog.

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  13. Interesting that this is happening when someone is in Australia. Hmmm. (or do I have my dates wrong?)

    Here in the States, doing a flip like this would open you up to risk of losing money (bankers' fees not recouped, etc. ) is that not the case in the UK?

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  14. Interesting that this is happening when someone is in Australia. Hmmm. (or do I have my dates wrong?)

    Here in the States, doing a flip like this would open you up to risk of losing money (bankers' fees not recouped, etc. ) is that not the case in the UK?

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  15. Imperatrix - He's not off until tomorrow morning - we have spent a considerable amount of time over the weekend picking the bones out of this and working out what we want.

    Yes, we'll probably lose some money. Not cash-money; but equity-money. There will be more fees etc.. We are having a go at selling it ourselves via My Boyfriend The Interweb, to save on estage agent's fees. There is something strangely adrenalin-inducing about listing YOUR HOUSE on eBay.

    Cheryl - kind of okay. Embarassed, mainly. It's quite a large cock-up to have made.

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  16. Imperatrix - He's not off until tomorrow morning - we have spent a considerable amount of time over the weekend picking the bones out of this and working out what we want.

    Yes, we'll probably lose some money. Not cash-money; but equity-money. There will be more fees etc.. We are having a go at selling it ourselves via My Boyfriend The Interweb, to save on estage agent's fees. There is something strangely adrenalin-inducing about listing YOUR HOUSE on eBay.

    Cheryl - kind of okay. Embarassed, mainly. It's quite a large cock-up to have made.

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  17. It looks lovely, but would be a rather long commute for me.

    Have you thought about looking at what else is available -- just in case one of your ebay buyers snaps the current one up?

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  18. It looks lovely, but would be a rather long commute for me.

    Have you thought about looking at what else is available -- just in case one of your ebay buyers snaps the current one up?

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  19. I'm sorry to hear this move hasn't been quite right but hope the next one is - I think you are moving (sic) in the right direction!

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  20. I'm sorry to hear this move hasn't been quite right but hope the next one is - I think you are moving (sic) in the right direction!

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  21. if you'd have asked in a couple of years...

    we've just had our offer accepted on a house in the country - garden big enough for the veg and possibly a few chickens. Phase one in our 10 year plan to get of the train.

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  22. if you'd have asked in a couple of years...

    we've just had our offer accepted on a house in the country - garden big enough for the veg and possibly a few chickens. Phase one in our 10 year plan to get of the train.

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