Old  July 6th, 2018, 11:21am     #3871
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OMG, my son found him. He just texted me a picture of the two of them together. He is still homeless but has a job in Colorado Springs. He is trying to convince him to come to Pueblo, but he was on his way to work, so don't know anything else just yet.
So happy for you and your family!
Homelessness shouldn't even be a thing.
Such a waste.
Oops, I'm getting up on my soapbox. Like they say, Most Americans are only a paycheck or 2 away from being there.
The people who do the numbers tell us it is cheaper to subsidize a home for someone than to pay the costs of someone on the streets.
Some people are just scared to death to give people a hand up when they need it.

See, here I go, I guess i'll go ahead and post it. All I wanted to type is happy for you.
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  Old  July 6th, 2018, 11:40am     #3872
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We've been wanting to move, but rents are ridiculous, so we tried buying, but that is cut throat. My brother was in Denver and it's much worse up there. Just so glad we found him, but really disgusted with the coroner and police for telling us he was dead.

Here he is.

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  Old  July 6th, 2018, 11:47am     #3873
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We've been wanting to move, but rents are ridiculous, so we tried buying, but that is cut throat. My brother was in Denver and it's much worse up there. Just so glad we found him, but really disgusted with the coroner and police for telling us he was dead.

Here he is.
so happy for you!
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  Old  July 6th, 2018, 1:22pm     #3874
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OMG, my son found him. He just texted me a picture of the two of them together. He is still homeless but has a job in Colorado Springs. He is trying to convince him to come to Pueblo, but he was on his way to work, so don't know anything else just yet.

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  Old  July 6th, 2018, 1:23pm     #3875
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We've been wanting to move, but rents are ridiculous, so we tried buying, but that is cut throat. My brother was in Denver and it's much worse up there. Just so glad we found him, but really disgusted with the coroner and police for telling us he was dead.

Here he is.

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  Old  July 6th, 2018, 1:43pm     #3876
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We've been wanting to move, but rents are ridiculous, so we tried buying, but that is cut throat. My brother was in Denver and it's much worse up there. Just so glad we found him, but really disgusted with the coroner and police for telling us he was dead.

Here he is.
I'm so glad you found him!!!

Sounds like prices in Montana.. skyrocketed from all the rich Californians buying land and making subdivisions or keeping prime property. Had a relative who was renting when the owner put the property for sale.. he got approved by the bank for more than the asking price.. told the owner he wanted to buy the land.. some rich California business man wanted it and upped to a higher price cash. My relative was never given an option to counter-offer and had to find a new place to move to.

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  Old  July 6th, 2018, 3:16pm     #3877
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I'm so glad you found him!!!

Sounds like prices in Montana.. skyrocketed from all the rich Californians buying land and making subdivisions or keeping prime property. Had a relative who was renting when the owner put the property for sale.. he got approved by the bank for more than the asking price.. told the owner he wanted to buy the land.. some rich California business man wanted it and upped to a higher price cash. My relative was never given an option to counter-offer and had to find a new place to move to.
In the United States it's all about the 1%! In other countries such as Canada it's not like that at all. Of course, they provide health care to their citizens. Ok, I'll get off my soapbox too.
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  Old  July 6th, 2018, 4:20pm     #3878
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In the United States it's all about the 1%! In other countries such as Canada it's not like that at all. Of course, they provide health care to their citizens. Ok, I'll get off my soapbox too.
I get health insurance courtesy of the gov't also.. kind of.. based on my "future" income.. so if I was to win - let's say trips, appliances, etc that have no liquid cash, I must "pay back" a portion of the obscenely high premium the gov't pays towards my insurance coverage. This is one reason why I seldom win anything.. I limit what I enter for now. It's not about taxes, I can figure them out and with my income can win a bit before being in a tax paying bracket.. the health insurance subsidy has no minimum bracket to repay the gov't. I would much rather if it was based on last year's income and not the future!

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  Old  July 9th, 2018, 12:03pm     #3879
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Wondering when my crappy roommate will FINALLY get out of my hair! You were home all week last week and about drove me crazy and pissed me off numerous times. I'm easy to live with, but when you purposely eat my food when you know it will piss me off? Clog the toilet with paper towels and I had to fish them out? Leaving globs of jelly on the floor? Grrrrrr!!! I'm beginning to think you've lied to me about your "new" job amongst other things! Cannot wait till you move out Sept. 1st! Can't come soon enough!

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  Old  July 9th, 2018, 1:27pm     #3880
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Wondering when my crappy roommate will FINALLY get out of my hair! You were home all week last week and about drove me crazy and pissed me off numerous times. I'm easy to live with, but when you purposely eat my food when you know it will piss me off? Clog the toilet with paper towels and I had to fish them out? Leaving globs of jelly on the floor? Grrrrrr!!! I'm beginning to think you've lied to me about your "new" job amongst other things! Cannot wait till you move out Sept. 1st! Can't come soon enough!
So sorry about your lousy roommate sparkle8. You of all people do NOT deserve that.

My sister is currently renting out her house and unfortunately her tenants have decided to stop paying her the rent. No reason given. They stopped paying on June 1st and are now squatting in her home. They got themselves a lawyer who told my sister she cannot contact them at all She needs the rent to pay the bills so she's been forced to begin the eviction process which costs $$ that she doesn't have. The electric company is threatening to shut off her electricity on July 17th and she hasn't been able to make a mortgage payment on the house since May 1st. The couple that are in there are criminals but she didn't learn that till just recently. She did check all their references beforehand too but none of that showed up. They are also heroin addicts and have a sweet little 2 year old boy

She lives on the premises in a studio apartment that she added onto the house so she'll lose her electricity too on July 17th. She's currently looking into what her options are on that. They're running up her electricity bill by leaving all the lights on and jacking up the heat even though it's summer. And of course if the electricity is shut off...that's a direct violation of landlord/tenant laws.
Needless to say, she's totally beside herself. If she can get them out she would have no problem renting out the house to someone else immediately and they know that. Very vindictive people.
She'll need to run background checks on any future prospective tenants now.
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  Old  July 9th, 2018, 10:35pm     #3881
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Gypsylover - she can call CPS on them for endangering the child with drugs. And I would venture to call the Cops as well re: their drug use. So it's not "contacting" them at all! Do whatever it takes to get them out!!

P.S. Plus she does not have to be at home when they (CPS/Cops) come, she can be at a neighbors or down the street in her car.
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  Old  July 10th, 2018, 6:09am     #3883
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OMG, my son found him. He just texted me a picture of the two of them together. He is still homeless but has a job in Colorado Springs. He is trying to convince him to come to Pueblo, but he was on his way to work, so don't know anything else just yet.
Wonderful news!

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