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All I Want for Christmas...Is a House!

(First, a link to yesterday’s protected post.)

Okay, so. Good news to report on the house and mortgage front.

This morning, J and I took some time in the morning to renew our pre-qualification. 648 more words


Top Tips for Tough Times - Perth Vacancy Rate Creeps Up

Rob Woolmer – Business Development Manager of LJ Hooker City Residential shares his tip on getting your property rented quicker.

The number of available rental properties in the Perth Metropolitan area rose above 6,000 this week, which saw the current vacancy rate increase to 4.1%. 463 more words

Perth Property

The search ends!

It’s so strange – when we started the blog back in April actually coming to look and find a flat seemed like a million miles away. 197 more words


Being a renter sucks

So, I’m coming to the realization that being a renters, not a homeowner, kinda stinks.

There are so many organizational and decorative things I want to do and try, but can’t…and it stinks! 52 more words

5 Things I Learnt from Housemate Hunting

I’ve just finished a stressful week of housemate hunting. We had a room to fill at our place for the next 12 months and what should have been a fun process turned into a week of weird tensions and pointless arguments. 697 more words


Saturday, July 19, 2014

OK, I need to get off the work discussion for awhile and return to the purpose of this blog – to help people understand how to adjust and make your way in a new country, as a resident, not a tourist. 1,300 more words

Local Culture

We Have a House

The church up the road is playing Amazing Grace on the bells. Sounds nice. Anyway… strap in for a long blog post, because we just closed our rental agreement this week! 524 more words