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Life: Homeownership

June 22nd – October 7th (15 Weeks, 3.75 months). That’s how long it took from applying for a home-loan after seeing the house and getting the keys. I think this is in the higher-end of time-to-close for people but if you read my post about the FHA/203K process, you’ll see it wasn’t a straightforward process. …

Photos of my new house

I have the keys (although they don’t work since the previous owners broke keys off in the locks) and the padlock combinations for the house. Next week, demolition starts and a fully gutting of the house interior, windows and a lot of work that will take roughly 2 months. The place is a dump right …