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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7240 on: February 11, 2020, 01:34:57 PM »
Woo! Thanks for your work.

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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7241 on: February 14, 2020, 05:29:45 PM »
The weather is warm and drizzly. Not the best for auctioning our house. Still hopefully in 1 hour the auction will have successfully.

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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7242 on: February 15, 2020, 04:48:21 AM »
The weather is warm and drizzly. Not the best for auctioning our house. Still hopefully in 1 hour the auction will have successfully.

Hope it went well! It's a nice house!  ;D

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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7243 on: February 15, 2020, 04:50:45 AM »
it all went very well, the first bid was our reserve, so the place was on the market for the whole auction. Very happy with the price we got. Now it is time to find a new home.

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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7244 on: February 15, 2020, 08:24:35 PM »
Congrats Davey!  Good luck on the search!
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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7245 on: February 15, 2020, 10:20:28 PM »
Such a different process for selling a house. It sounds exciting! :)

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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7246 on: February 15, 2020, 11:57:45 PM »
It is exciting and a little nerve wracking. Sitting in the front room of the house while the auction takes place in the driveway, so you can hear the auction and see the people. Then you sit while the auctioneer gives the warm up spiel. Then it is the, what seems like, loooooong time before the first bid is made, then the worry if it is going to be the only bid. Still in about 15 minutes it is all over and either the house is sold or not.

It is an unusual way (in world terms) to sell a house, but it is the norm here, so we went with it.

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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7247 on: April 12, 2020, 01:41:01 AM »
Drinking terrific frozen margaritas I made with my new blender as I catch up on surprise new posts from Tequila and prepare a Far East Bracket verdict for Monday. A perfect alignment of stars right now.

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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7248 on: May 17, 2020, 09:46:51 AM »
Graduated from law school magna cum laude yesterday, it was virtual but still a very nice day. Also virtual makes it a very quick affair, but hard because I do miss the good friend I made over these past tough 3 years. A few tears, but fun experience
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Re: What are you doing?
« Reply #7249 on: May 17, 2020, 09:49:43 AM »
Big congrats!
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