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by waterlily
Sun Jun 25, 2006 7:54 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: FURIOUS AND SO GRATEFUL
Replies: 12
Views: 2600

FURIOUS

Well Grouser at least he has read the thread and will be aware of the danger. So that in itself is a bonus.

Might see you at the pool side, im the one holding the end of the piece of string tied round my kids waists!!!!


Waterlily
by waterlily
Sun Jun 25, 2006 9:53 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: FURIOUS AND SO GRATEFUL
Replies: 12
Views: 2600

FURIOUS

Well its about time the equipment and safety rules were updated then! There were about 80 plus bathers at the pool, and no, not a single person was wearing a bathing cap! And whilst I take on board the fact that yes, of course if a bathing cap had of been worn this dreadful situation would never hav...
by waterlily
Sat Jun 24, 2006 11:08 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: FURIOUS AND SO GRATEFUL
Replies: 12
Views: 2600

FURIOUS AND SO GRATEFUL

OK maybe, just maybe I am overreacting here but I am so angry right now. Yesterday my daughter went to the local swimming baths with my friend and her children. Within an hour I was at the pool hugging my daughter and wanting to murder anybody that has anything to do with the safety issues that surr...
by waterlily
Thu Jun 22, 2006 5:13 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: BUYING A PROPERTY
Replies: 9
Views: 2631

BUYING A PROPERTY

Thank you so much once again for all your help.

Invaluable as always.

Already hit the first hiccup but am still smiling :D


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by waterlily
Mon Jun 12, 2006 4:55 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: BUYING A PROPERTY
Replies: 9
Views: 2631

BUYING A PROPERTY

Hi

Can anyone in thier 'real life' experiences, tell me how long it actually takes to buy a property here, given that we are having a mortgage as well, how long should I expect the whole procedure to take.

Many thanks

Waterlily
by waterlily
Sat Jun 10, 2006 10:55 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: INTERNET
Replies: 0
Views: 705

INTERNET

Thank you very much. Had a very interseting conversation on the phone and I think..... they are going to investigate the possibilities of the connection at the property next week.

I really need to improve my spanish!

Thank you soooooooooo much


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by waterlily
Sat Jun 10, 2006 3:09 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: WEBSITE
Replies: 3
Views: 1376

THANK YOU

As always a mine of information.

Thank you guys

Waterlily x
by waterlily
Sat Jun 10, 2006 11:03 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: WEBSITE
Replies: 3
Views: 1376

WEBSITE

Hi And another question plz. Can anyone tell me if there is a web site that shows land boundaries, plots and parcelas. I have been told that there is. Apparently after some serious navigating you arrive at a page that allows u to put in your plot, area and parcela number and it brings up the maps. U...
by waterlily
Fri Jun 09, 2006 10:34 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: INTERNET
Replies: 2
Views: 1305

INTERNET

Trying not to run the risk of a thousand tuts!! Can anyone help me. As mentioned in previous post we are moving to Yunquera (fingers crossed) in the not too distant future. It is imperitive I have internet connection as I work online. The property is in the campo and all I seem to get when I enquire...
by waterlily
Sun Jun 04, 2006 8:33 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: VAN REQUIRED
Replies: 13
Views: 3440

SMALL BUT PERFECTLY FORMED LOL.

WE ARE ON THE TRACK ON THE OUTSIDE OF THE VILLAGE.

HAS ANYONE SEEN THE BUS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE VALLEY THERE?

WHEN ASKED HOW THE OWNER GOT IT DOWN THERE HE REPLIED I DONT KNOW I AIMED AND CLOSED MY EYES!!!!!

DONT U JUST LOVE IT!!!!!


WATERLILY X
by waterlily
Sat Jun 03, 2006 9:36 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: VAN REQUIRED
Replies: 13
Views: 3440

SO SORRY HILLBILLY, TALK ABOUT FORGET THE IMPORTANT STUFF!!

WE ARE IN ALORA AT THE MOMENT BUT WILL BE MOVING TO YUNQUERA, WE GO TO THE NOTARY ON MONDAY SO AM LIKE A KID WITH A NEW TOY. LOL

THANKS

WATERLILY X
by waterlily
Fri Jun 02, 2006 4:16 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: VAN REQUIRED
Replies: 13
Views: 3440

YEP THAT WILL DO FOR ME

I LIKE THAT IDEA BEST OF ALL. ANYBODY GOT ANY NUMBERS LOCALLY OF VAN HIRE COMPANIES ETC.

THANK YOU ALL AGAIN XX

WATERLILY
by waterlily
Thu Jun 01, 2006 3:50 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: VAN REQUIRED
Replies: 13
Views: 3440

VAN REQUIRED

H there, We have finally sold our house in the UK and need to bring our remaining furniture etc over. Does anyone know if its cheaper to hire a van here rather than the uk, at least its not got to be returned to the UK after the event. If any one has any advice on the best way to do this or have any...
by waterlily
Sun Apr 16, 2006 8:34 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: PROPERTY FOR SALE
Replies: 3
Views: 1778

THANK YOU

JUST TO SAY THANKS. I HAVE PM'D ALL WHO HAVE REPLIED.
MANY THANKS FOR YOUR HELP ONCE AGAIN.

WATERLILY
by waterlily
Sun Apr 09, 2006 9:39 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: PROPERTY FOR SALE
Replies: 3
Views: 1778

PROPERTY FOR SALE

Hi I may be posting in the wrong forum, if so please accept my apologies prior to this message. We are looking to purchase a property in Alora or the surrounding areas. We are currently renting and as a family have settled here very happily. If there are any sellars out there I would love to hear fr...
by waterlily
Wed Nov 23, 2005 9:06 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: HELPPPP PLZ
Replies: 7
Views: 1978

Thank you once again for your help. I had to laugh, it would appear that the problem was that the bill had not been paid from the month prior to us moving in!!!!! We have paid ours thru standing order so that was ok but the previous tenent had not paid the last bill. I should of guessed !!!!!!!!!!!L...
by waterlily
Tue Nov 22, 2005 4:44 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: HELPPPP PLZ
Replies: 7
Views: 1978

HELPPPP PLZ

I have a landline phone with Telefonica, all been ok but...my phone has a permanent engaged tone as soon as you pick it up. I have had this for aboput 2 hours now. My adsl is ok and I can recieve calls, but cant dial out. What do i do plzzzzzzzzzzzz.


Waterlily
by waterlily
Thu Oct 20, 2005 9:00 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: BRITISH BUILDERS
Replies: 11
Views: 4559

Yep, guess I have .

Thanks anyway, hopefully it wont be too long before people realise that at least where we live, there is at the very least, one builder with a sense of honesty and damn good at his job to boot.
Love this forum.

Thanks you guys

Waterlily
by waterlily
Wed Oct 19, 2005 11:26 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: BRITISH BUILDERS
Replies: 11
Views: 4559

BRITISH BUILDERS

Hi all Running the risk here of starting a riot, lol but I need to ask. Can someone please tell me exactly what the problems have been with British Builders in Spain. I understood prior to us moving here that work would not be easy to find etc etc and of course we accepted that, as you do when start...
by waterlily
Sun Oct 16, 2005 3:22 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Beach
Replies: 2
Views: 1463

Beach

Hi Having been here 5 weeks already, wow, we still have not visited a beach!!! The kids are on our case big time but I dont fancy the idea of 'crowds'. I could be seriously out of order here and I certainly do not want to upset anyone by the comment, so apologies if I have. But I would love to know ...