So. We sold our beautiful little apartment. This is bittersweet because it really is a lovely apartment. It has cool tiling and a gigantic walk-through closet. It was also our first foray into real estate and we’ve been really happy here. But we want a bigger place. Not huge or anything. Just big enough to have another room to put guests in instead of having them on the floor.
But it all happened very fast. People said the economy was bad and the market was slow, and buying first was a bad idea because it could create a situation of having two mortgages if we couldn’t sell. That sounded scary and expensive. So we listed first and expected it to take a few months. Continue reading