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Forum: New Zealand
May 30th 2007, 4:22 am
Replies: 7
Views: 538
Posted By DiffordA

Re: where for 350?

Hi There

I live in Torbay on the North Shore which may not be far enough North for you, I don't know. But just to give you an idea, we are paying $395 p/w for a big 2 bed place in a fab location,...
Forum: New Zealand
May 28th 2007, 2:37 am
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Hotels near Eden Park - Auckland

Glad I could help, you wont have any trouble finding it, as you said just follow the crowds! Enjoy!! :thumbsup:
Forum: New Zealand
May 28th 2007, 1:58 am
Replies: 6
Views: 439
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Hotels near Eden Park - Auckland

Hi there

Eden Park is in a funny location right in the middle of a residential area and so i am not sure whether or not there are any hotels very close by. It is deceptively close to the city...
May 21st 2007, 10:29 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 3,914
Posted By DiffordA

Re: For those going over on tourist visa

Thanks for the update!! :thumbsup:

I have also been doing some investigating and although it may not be relevent for everyone I thought I would add it here.

I think the family route for...
May 21st 2007, 8:38 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 3,914
Posted By DiffordA

Re: For those going over on tourist visa

That is kinda scary!! We are processing the work visa bit at the moment but 18 months for residency is madness. How does that affect things like medicals and police checks becoming out of date?...
Forum: New Zealand
May 21st 2007, 4:13 am
Replies: 3
Views: 450
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Torbay or not Torbay, that is the question!!

Hi there :D

My husband and I moved out to Torbay in March and we LOVE IT here!!! It is such a relaxing area to return to after a hard week working in the city and with 2 littluns you will find the...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 19th 2007, 4:28 am
Replies: 93
Views: 3,160
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Girls get together April 19th - Auckland

Difforda - aka Amy just so you know. :thumbsup: See you all later!
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 16th 2007, 3:02 am
Replies: 93
Views: 3,160
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Girls get together April 19th - Auckland

He he :rofl: I wondered the same! Especially as we don't know everyone's real names either. People might think we are a bit strange if we start loitering, muttering some of the weird and wonderful...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 8th 2007, 7:51 am
Replies: 93
Views: 3,160
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Girls get together April 19th - Auckland

Sounds good to me, can't wait!
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 7th 2007, 9:01 am
Replies: 14
Views: 508
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Will you be our friend?

Hi Sarah, I am Mrs Trigod by the way.

We really are looking forward to seeing our cat, he is going to love our new house and will just sit on the deck all day long I am sure.

Your ride sounds...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 7th 2007, 8:50 am
Replies: 93
Views: 3,160
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Girls get together April 19th - Auckland

You can count me in, work commitments allowing. Will look forward to it!:thumbup:
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 28th 2007, 7:22 am
Replies: 21
Views: 1,003
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Vehicle insurance in NZ:

We have just got ourselves a cheeky little Rav4 4wd 1994 and it cost us £508.20 for the pair of us (Both 27) fully comp! We were very pleased with that.

Could someone explain the whole UK - Kiwi...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 27th 2007, 12:56 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 889
Posted By DiffordA

Re: I want this house!

Hilarious! :rofl:

Cant believe the agent actually says "Worst house we have seen in a long time." Brilliant!
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 23rd 2007, 4:23 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 1,152
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Car Insurance

I have heard that it is really cheap and we fully intend to get it when we arrive next month. Especially as other folk who may hit you could be without! Not sure about the details regarding claiming...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 23rd 2007, 4:12 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 569
Posted By DiffordA

Re: A Little Advice Needed!

Hi there and welcome

Try having a look on this employment website: www.seek.co.nz. You will be able to see the kind of jobs that are on offer. The best thing to do is start contacting companies....
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 23rd 2007, 12:45 pm
Replies: 107
Views: 7,433
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Is NZ for you?

It sounds like it isn't for you! :lol:
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 23rd 2007, 12:40 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 1,199
Posted By DiffordA

Re: bloody flippin' flip - House Sale

Useless bloody time wasters - how annoying! Don't they realise this is your life they are messing with and that house buying isn't just some silly game! GGGGrrrrr!
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 23rd 2007, 8:17 am
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Some positive vibes please!!

Nothing left to house doctor with I'm afraid, all on its way to NZ so it couldn't be more of a blank canvas. But thankfully yes it is nicely neutral as we only painted it all ourselves last March!
...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 22nd 2007, 3:14 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Some positive vibes please!!

Yey! I really hope so.

Thanks everyone for all the good thoughts!:D
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 22nd 2007, 1:20 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Some positive vibes please!!

Thank you tooooo Sarah!
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 22nd 2007, 1:17 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Some positive vibes please!!

Thanks Mandie, very prompt positive vibes received and being put to good use! :)
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 22nd 2007, 1:09 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 609
Posted By DiffordA

Some positive vibes please!!

Hi All

I know some people are going through much more stressful things like trying to sell their houses but we are trying to rent ours and we have the first viewing this evening. It has been...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 20th 2007, 12:34 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 528
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Quick Phone Code Question

I usually put +44 (0) 1XXX XXXXXX if you catch my drift but I couldn't say if that is correct or not! I hope so or I have wasted a lot of time!:blink:
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 20th 2007, 12:32 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 1,643
Posted By DiffordA

Re: Where Are You Going?

We are heading for Auckland (again because of the boring job reason) but hope to find a nice peaceful suburb, probably North Shore, so that we can enjoy some of the great outdoors. Then, with PR...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 9th 2007, 10:30 am
Replies: 12
Views: 551
Posted By DiffordA

Re: New (probably) Estate Agent

Got my fingers and toes crossed for you!!
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