Monthly Archives: August 2011

Nostalgia settling in

At this stage in the game, we wait. We’ve received a disclosure agreement that needed to be signed by all parties (buyer, seller, listing agent) which essentially makes our transaction official. Our lawyer is in contact with the seller’s lawyer … Continue reading

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Bank Appraisal

Our bank appraisal was completed yesterday and we received a full report today, with pictures and everything! I thought that was pretty neat, not to mention fast 🙂 The report included a comparison of our home to three other similar … Continue reading

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America is sneezing again

Talks of a second recession abound. Last Tuesday the United States debt ceiling was raised. President Barack Obama signed the Budget Control Act of 2011 into law. This increased our debt limit to $400 billion immediately. Then on Friday Standard … Continue reading

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The Gowanus Watch

The property we’ve devoted ourselves to sits very close to a body of water that has been deemed toxic. In fact, as of March 2, 2010, the Gowanus Canal has been added to the EPA’s Superfund Priority List. What does … Continue reading

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