New House

My New Home Office

As Michelle and I downsized to a smaller and low maintenance home — while also relocating from Minnesota to southern California — we decided to take our time buying furniture, sculpture, art and other items for our home in order to get what we really want. We also wanted items that would last…potentially for the…

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We Are Moved In!

Phew…finally. We closed escrow on Thursday, moved stuff in on Friday, and have just a few things to take out of our rental townhouse and then we are totally and completely moved in! It’s only taken six months and a couple of offers in Irvine that fell through (and, sadly for the sellers, both properties…

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11 Days to Go!

Stopped out at the house today and walked through it. Couldn’t quite tell if the cabinets are perfect, but we walk through on Tuesday morning and Michelle can decide in daylight (I was there in the late afternoon yesterday and the sun coming through the window was orange so was tough to tell). We’re excited…

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In 15 Days We Close!

In my last post I mentioned our disappointment in the cabinet color mismatch but, as expected, our William Lyon Homes team is pulling through for us! The cabinets are being redone this week by the manufacturer and we’ll be viewing the house next Tuesday to ensure they are acceptable to us. About Our Elevation One…

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