The big day is here. All went smooth and hassle free with NVR settlement services except that there was $8 discrepancy between final disclosure and final settlement document. It came out that recording fee was $8 more than what was on final disclosure. Move is tomorrow morning ………..
Oct 24, 2016 Today we had a final walkthrough inspection. I had met our PM last week as well for a walkthrough and we discussed a few small issues like railing on front porch. He was very kind and made sure this is done on time before the final walkthrough inspection. Agenda of final walkthrough … More Final Walkthrough Inspection !
Oct 14, 2016 Today we went to see the house and met the PM outside the house. He told that the grass is planted, final touches are done, the house is cleaned inside out. Basically it’s all done and ready to be handed over. It took exactly 84 days from start to finish; well according … More The house is all done and ready to move-in !!!
Oct 2, 2016 So much has happened in the last 2 weeks. It’s tough to imagine it because we have been out of US for last 2 weeks and won’t be back until next week. Here is a brief summary of what has happened. The kitchen is completely done. The stainless steel appliances are installed; … More Harwood floors, appliances, interior finishing…
Sep 26, 2016 In Pittsburgh, we drive on the parkway and park on the driveway. Well, I don’t have a parkway but the driveway is ready and the slope looks ok. I thought it will be a big slop but it’s actually not. At the same time, the front porch floor is ready as well. … More Driveway, Front Porch and Kitchen Cabinets ..
Sep 14, 2016 It seems like drywalls need a lot of detailed work to get them smooth. Beside drywalls, siding guys managed to install all the sidings on the sides; the trim and accent on the front. Voila ! The house seems all ready and done. On the back end, there has been a lot … More The sidings, the front and the rate lock!
Sep 7, 2016 9 guys, 12 hours shift. This is what it took to dry wall the entire house in one day. It was really impressive to see them working; walking with the stilts in the entire house. The end result is that the whole house is drywalled now and it feels like we can move … More Dry walls are done …