Third Time Lucky

This will be old news for the four of you that have been with us since the beginning, but it’s been a long summer for the Fullers.

We started to bid on a house in South Freeport, only to have it go off the market for “sentimental reasons.”

We staged, primped, pimped and prepped Flying Point Road expecting it to take a few months to sell.  Only to have it go under agreement in 72 hours with a really short close.  Yet after an anxiety fueled week of inspections, packing and alternative housing, the buyers flaked out — probably for “financing reasons.”

That all changed yesterday.

In exchange for pushing a pile of money across the table, we received title on 34.8 gorgeous acres here in Freeport and a payment book.  Maybe just a smidge anticlimatic after all we’ve been through, but satisfying nonetheless.

Things will only get more interesting from here.  After a short vacation, we’re starting work with Rob the architect on October 11th.  Our first goal is to get a driveway and electricity into the site before snow flies.  After that we’ll tackle the house plans with hopes of an early Spring groundbreaking.

Third time lucky.

One Comment on “Third Time Lucky

  1. Pingback: It’s our one year anniversary. (And yes, it only feels like more.) | A House In A Field

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