Here Here! (or is that Hear Hear? – Look here or Hear me)
Finding this site was like finding the mother load. Most members in this community are giving and happily share both their knowledge and (sometimes embarrassing) experiences, and that’s just great!
I have found knowledge, motivation and confidence from those on this site and we have you…[Read more]
Sorry to hear of your situation Kiwi,
Thank you for sharing and providing forwarning for others, tho I can’t see how this could have been avoided. I’m surprised anyone would accept an offer that didn’t cover their mortgage![confused2]
You mentioned that we can do a mortgage search, forgive my ignorance, but where and…[Read more]
A tip from the RenoKings, they place a property as available for rent from the moment they own it. It’s a case of “your welcome to rent it while we improve it”. [wink] Also this has some tax advantages.
Having said all that, I guess it depends on how BAD a state the place was originally (missing roof and…[Read more]
Youâ€™ve had some really good replies, with some very positive suggestions. Iâ€™d like to play devil’s advocate if I may.
My situation is similar to Sportygirlâ€™s. My husband is financially and morally supportive, but this is my thing. He loves his job. He is one of these lucky people whose childhood hobby became his car…[Read more]
Thank you for your contributions. A lot of what has been said makes sense and does clarify some of it for me. [biggrin]
1st up â€“ cost of consultation
I didnâ€™t realise this would be such an issue; it really was just an aside.[blush2]
I do believe that you pay for knowledge, either in dollars or in time/experience. I have no objection…[Read more]
Goodness you are all so polite!
As soon as I hear â€œMay I speak with Mr or Mrsâ€¦.â€ Or When I see “overseas” on caller ID, before they even get a chance to begin I forcefully say “Sorry not interested” and hang-up.
Though I did get myself into trouble the other week – I was having a particularly trying evening. (Feed & bath time at the zoo,…[Read more]