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Gloating Time

Today is the big day and we're so excited! At 9:30 I do a final walk through and at 10:30 we close. Then the men from church will be over at 5PM to help us move in. So here's how spectacular my house is... ready?

We are almost the owners of a 3100 square foot 4 bedroom and an office home that sits on 1/2 an acre. It is within walking distance of the church, the University and the park is directly across the street.

In the back yard we have raspberries, strawberries, chokecherries, and mulberries (has anyone ever eaten those? I haven't). There is a swing hanging from a massive tree back there and a garage over in the corner. It's completely fenced with a nice uncultivated bit of land directly behind it.

So how on earth did we afford such a thing!? Well that's the best part of all, and why you should all move here. The house only cost us $149,900.

Yes, that's right. We sold our condo in Phoenix (1,090 square feet) for more than that.

I love this place.

Well have a good day simmering about how I've gotten a better deal. ;)


Lisa said…
Why are they called chokecherries?

Find out before you eat one.
Jennifer said…
Woohoo!! I AM SO EXCITED FOR YOU!!! And jealous. Oh soooooo jealous.
Sara Crandall said…
Charity that sounds awesome! Better start looking online for chokecherry pie.
Winsor said…
I am quite jealous, but love where I live so I guess I can't have everything.
TerĂ©sa said…
That is soooo great! I'm so excited for you! You will have to put some pictures up soon!
Jamie said…
C-dawg, I am so glad you got that house! Reading about your hotle adventures was making my cry. It was worth it now, eh? :) We miss you! Addie tagged Boston on her blog, so go check it out. If you don't want to post the answers, just email them back to me--Ad will be so excited to hear from B! Send us your mailing address, too! Love, JM (jamiemelin at msn dot com--I dont' have your email)

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