help us name our house in Costa Rica. The three best names will each win a week rent free in the house when it’s completed. Today, 31 August 2013, is the final day. Submit your entry now. Tomorrow will be too late.
Many thanks to our friend Tim for shooting this video earlier this morning. The crew has been working all week. This is our first look at the progress.
Last evening we received an email from our architect Roberto stating that he had spoken with Fernando, our builder, earlier in the day. Fernando said he would be ready to start construction on Monday.
FINALLY, after a full year in the design and permit gathering phase, we are actually going to start construction this coming Monday, 26 August 2013. I went to bed a very happy person last night and was still a little bit giddy this morning. And then… Continue reading
After a full hour on the phone with an account manager at our bank in Costa Rica, three crashes of my web browser, a few lost-in-translation moments, I got online bill payment set up and actually Continue reading
The email from our lawyer arrived at 11:45am. It began, “Dear Mr. Harris and Mr. Perry, Please find attached both contract versions signed…”
WOO HOO!!! WE HAVE A BUILDING CONTRACT!!!
The “both versions” comment refers to the fact that Continue reading
Well I have opened a gallery page.
Several people commented that it’s too hard to find all the photos I have posted so today I created a new Gallery page. There you’ll find links to all the posts that have photographs attached.
We should have construction starting soon. At that point I expect to get very regular updates including photographs from out architect and I will post them so check back often.