Remember in October when Barry and I shared with you that we were 100% debt free? I told you that we’d keep you posted on our plans and how things were going. Since then we’ve been saving, still with the same fervency that we used to get out of debt. And now, we’re going to sell our townhouse. On Saturday, we put it on the market and we are so excited! We’re ready to move up to something a bit bigger for our family, with a nice basement, and a yard for Annie to play in.
We decided that at first, we would attempt to sell our house on our own. I know that even Dave Ramsey doesn’t recommend that, but here’s something you might not know about Barry and I…..we’re cheap and hard headed. When we figured out how much money we’d have to spend when using a realtor (fees, etc), that was a big shocker. So, to try to avoid that and keep our hands on more cash, we’re going to try to do it ourselves. [Read more…]