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Old 09-30-2011, 02:03 PM   #21
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So overall you had a positive experience with NJ?
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Old 09-30-2011, 03:41 PM   #22
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... the state of New Jersey and the town we lived in can suck it (put your cheeks into it, baby!).
................. This being the swamp that is NJ............ convince the goat-rapers who masquerade as various flavors of inspectors .................All of these *&$*%$^$! had to certify .........(read: gargantuan shake-down)............

Everything you have read about small town NJ corruption and inefficiency is true. And then some.

.......... If I ever meet a building inspector for the town we lived in, it will take a concrete act of will to avoid taking him out back and kicking 9 kinds of sh!t out of him.
Congratulations.

I would respectfully suggest that you need to learn to let out your anger and tell us exactly how you really feel. No need to pull punches or couch your words.
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How much time from when you started to think about switching jobs till you close on the house. I am thinking that you accomplished this in a very short time.
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Brewer,
Congrats on the escape. Bright side: You'll save the five Christmas cards you were gonna mail to those inspectors.

Now the fun can begin. Mail every city department who inspected you the "payment requested for the attached completed inspection". Send them a registered letter with a cashier's check for $1.98. See how long you can keep the correspondence going with each.
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Old 09-30-2011, 06:45 PM   #25
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Congratulations - this has been a LONG time coming! And wouldn't you know, major stress up to the end. So happy for you that your are on your new path!
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Congratulations Brewer on the escape from New Jersey !
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I am very happy for you. This has got to be a big improvement in your life.

I had always heard NJ would be better named the arm pit of America instead of the garden state. Your comments support that statement.
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How much time from when you started to think about switching jobs till you close on the house. I am thinking that you accomplished this in a very short time.
Started the dance with my new employer in April, offer accepted mid May, house on the market Memorial day, closed on new house 7/7, in contract on old house mid July, sold yesterday. Ugh.
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Congrats on having it all behind you. I'm sure you will love CO.
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