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My Life as a Realtor – Day 45

My Life as a Realtor ~

Day 45:

Interesting day today.  Things are thankfully moving along with my clients offer on a Foreclosure.  Met with my other client to get his signature for a price reductionA beautiful home – with water views of Ball Pond in New Fairfield – the listing price is now…. CLICK here to find out!

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Then off to Brewster to the office – and a trip to A & P , the HSBC Bank and Rite Aid and to gas up.

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While I was in A & P – a client – who I assisted in purchasing her home in Patterson – called to have me send her a listing for a friend.  It was very nice to hear from her again.  I always like when clients call or e-mail from time to time with an update on how things are going in their new home – always a pleasure.

SSPX0188                                             A peek of my clients home before their purchase

When I arrived home, that’s when all the fun began…. Asthma kicked in full force and since it’s been acting up alot lately, I called my Doctor – too late, her office was closed – so off to Danbury Hospital – Melissa drove and I thought it would be to get a simple injection of steroids.  Well, the joke was on me – when hearing that my chest felt as though someone was sitting on it – they whisked me off into a room in the ER – gave me a gown a gown I thought!  I just want an injection – but that wasn’t happening – an EKG, Blood Work and a Chest X-Ray later – I was finally given my shot and discharged – Whew!  Although, I must admit that it was better to be safe, and now I have peace of mind knowing my heart and lungs are fine – no issues.  Also, Melissa and I had a few laughs when one of the nurses came in with a tray a food.  I really thought I wasn’t going home any time soon! 

SSPX0567                                              My Turkey Sandwich, Crackers an Apple Juice

After being well taken care by ALL of the Danbury Hospital Staff – Melissa drove me home.  Poor thing still had to go into work at around 9:30 til after midnight to help straighten up and get the store ready for tomorrow – Hollister at the Danbury Fair Mall.  I ate some dinner, then went to my clients home to change the listing price on the sheets that are placed in a brochure box near the For Sale sign outside for any interested pass-byers.  I couldn’t wait until tomorrow – so off Amanda and I went at 10:15 in the evening –  it would have bothered me that I did’nt go.

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September 5, 2009 Posted by | Connecticut, Danbury, My Life as a Realtor, My Listing, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Life as a Realtor – Day 27

What a day!  David’s surgery was scheduled today – Putnam Hospital – and all went well – Thank God!  Every one at the hospitalwas kind, courteous and kept his spirits up – and mine!  His “coolie sinuses” are gone for good – no more infections to deal with.  This is now David’s 2nd operation– he has had his appendix and gall bladder removed – he’s also already had a colonoscapy when doctor’s thought he had chrones disease – and… he is only 19 – a young man in an old mans body.

Hot diggity dog – he’s gonna kill me for posting this photo!!

HPIM2309                                          David waiting to be taken to surgery

While David was in surgery, I was working away in the waiting room.  I was glad that the hospital had wireless connection.  Work kept me busy and helped calm my nerves!

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When it was time to go home, David was feeling fine… until he got into the car.  I guess the pain meds wore off – so I called our pharmacyRite Aid– to fill the pain meds prescription.  The pharmacist said there was an hour wait, but to see her and she’d have it ready in 15 minutes!  I seem to be meeting lots of kind people today… and I like that.

HPIM2313                                                    Rite Aid in Brewster

 Then, I dropped David off – flew to New Fairfield’s Food Market to pick up dinner – I know, I don’t care much to order out, but today was an exception or we wouldn’t have eaten until after 8pm – Oh, who am I kidding – I love to order out – just hate the expense and that it isn’t as healthy as home cooking – and that is why we don’t order out much.

HPIM2314                                                            The Food Center

Quickly ate, then had hubby-hub help put Century 21 VJF For Sale signs together for my listing in New Fairfield – Went and put up 2 of them – one on the main road – Ball Pond Road – which fronts the house and another near their driveway.

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And my last errand was a trip to Best Buy to buy season 1 & 2 of “House” for David – he had been looking forward to watching these episodes while recuperating.  Before it got any later, I called a client from my car to set up an appointment to possibly list his home. Finally… home where I was up until around 3am – working.

August 19, 2009 Posted by | My Life as a Realtor, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment