rental

One of the best moments during the whole moving-house extravaganza, was waking up at 7.30am on the Saturday, to find Bethany in the hall pushing the piano with a friend toward the front door. With bravado and gumption. i don’t usually think of a piano as something easily shifted, but Bethany and gray and all…

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So, the final party was a bit wild and messy. One of the neighbours (overlooking from James St) came up and said, “i don’t usually complain about your parties .. because you’re finished by one or two .. but last Saturday was just too much”. “i agree,” i replied, “it was awful”. Kept going ’til…

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Don’t know what’s going on with the Rental Market, but when i heard Ju-Yuen and her partner were given notice – for the second time in a year – i sighed with despair. Two weeks ago, David came into work looking depressed, and told us that with his partner and child he’d been given notice….

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This was hilarious. Saturday morning, Lou and i went out searching for real estate joy; and found the most bizarre setup in Coburg, just behind the train station .. minutes from the mall. Amazing house .. just really strange! One of those weird houses that must have been built in bits .. an enormous garage,…

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Well John was none too happy about it, but we received the proper documentation by registered mail, and now we’ve got until 26th May to find suitable dream house accommodation. Which means probably a PaRTaY on the 2nd of May, and possibly a garage sale at some point too. Will keep you posted. If you…

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Well i took the latest letter down to John this morning. It’s fully legalese. He wasn’t so happy. “Oh you’re going the legal road are you? But we’ve always been friendly.” Well until you gave us half the legal requirement for notice to vacate, yeah. i hope things don’t get ugly. Anyone got a spare…

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Oh no, the day has come. We thought things were a bit strange when Bobby the new landlord started having his mail directed to our mailbox. I think i’m still in shock. So John comes around yesterday evening and asks to see me. He’s got a letter, and he says, “i don’t think you’re going…

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