2 posts tagged house

Moving countdown t- 10 days!

Moving boxes pilled
10 days, I repeat, 10 little days (3 of which I'm working and 2 of which I'm away for) until we load all of our belongs into a very large van drive the short 1.5 miles down the road to our new home. That 1.5 miles represents so much! We are leaving a life of renting, of living in a dark flat with only 4 windows. Of my toddler only have to play on a tiny balcony with a view of a multi-storey carpark with a resident decomposing pigeon. It's going to be our first house, our first real home. I ... Continue Reading

We’re buying our first house with Help to Buy

Building work outside new build house
So since Fabio and I got together we have lived in a combination of different set ups, student houses where we rented one bedroom, house shares  (both successful and not), a tiny one bed flat which barely fit our double bed in and then our two bed flat we currently live. All of which have been rented. Well after a little over a year of trying we are ecstatic to announce that we have bought our first home! All thanks to the Help to Buy Schemes! ... Continue Reading