File under: things I forgot to tell you.
We moved earlier this year. One of our goals for years was to keep (as in, not sell) our starter house after we moved out of it so we could use it as a rental. It was a big, fat goal, because the finances were tricky.
This month I shared why and how we did it over at Money Saving Mom. From the post:
My husband and I set a big hairy goal more than ten years ago. We wanted to move out of our much-loved starter home (6 people, 1 bathroom, you get it) into a slightly larger place — while keeping our first home so we could rent it out. We wanted to do it before our oldest child — then a toddler — hit the teen years….
Read the rest at Money Saving Mom.
Also, I owe you a house update. I can’t believe it’s been six months! (If there’s anything specific you want to know or see, tell me in comments?)