Yup, a House!

The next step is finding a home for my home. Good lots are not cheap, nor are they easy to come by. But I have something going for me… I just found out that unincorporated areas of a county I’m interested in have no restrictions. Not even a planning and zoning office. Who should I call? The local fire departments, apparently.

If the realtor will talk to me about the lot with the trailer on it, and the well and septic check out and it hasn’t been used as a meth lab, I will probably buy that land. One of the others is in a 100 year flood plain that’s flooded twice in the last 20 years (yes, that’s sarcasm you’re hearing), and one doesn’t allow “temporary structures,” which this cabin could arguably be. The other appears to be free and clear, as long as those three things check out.

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About thrugracealone

I'm a country girl raised city. I prefer open windows to AC, love a good thunderstorm, and enjoy hearing the owls and seeing lightning bugs. A bit old-fashioned, maybe, I can recognize many trees by name, resent elms and weeds, wish for a large garden and canning skills, and hope someday to downsize and get a few acres in the country. I am blessed with a terrific church, a good job, a sturdy house, two cats and a yard full of strawberries and mulberries in the right season. Some of my other favorite things to do are spoiling nieces and nephews, reading, swimming, biking, long walks, and blogging, of course. One of my favorite stories is creation. My abbreviated version goes like this: 1In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. 2Now the earth wasa formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters... And God moved... And God said... And it was very good. If God can speak to darkness, to an earth without form and void, and make something like this that we see everyday, and make it very good (and it was even better before the Fall!), He will surely make something wonderful out of the dark, void situations I sometimes find myself in. He has, and it's been very good. Two top posts: Can a Person Lose their Salvation? http://wp.me/p1CY5z-1R Baptism! http://wp.me/s1CY5z-baptism

Posted on November 6, 2012, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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