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Apr 12th 2019, 11:35 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,005
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Green Card advice please !

That's great advice and definitely worth considering ... thank you so very much. Bay Area is exactly where we would be looking to return to in terms of job opportunities. That or the East coast...
Apr 12th 2019, 11:27 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,005
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Green Card advice please !

Yes that's a good point
Forum: USA
Apr 12th 2019, 11:26 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 6,220
Posted By julymermaid

Apr 12th 2019, 11:15 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,005
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Green Card advice please !

Thank you so much for sharing this.
Apr 12th 2019, 11:14 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,005
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Green Card advice please !

We were told as much by our bank and a mortgage advisor at some point last year when we were evaluating buying a house.
Forum: USA
Apr 12th 2019, 10:59 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 6,220
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Info on LA required

ignore typos please ... replying on the phone 😄
Forum: USA
Apr 12th 2019, 10:58 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 6,220
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Info on LA required

well rhe OP mentioned that they may prefer not being in the heart of the city and are looking for suitable places from where they can commute - if their workplace is closer to south L.A., Irvine is...
Apr 12th 2019, 9:33 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,005
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Green Card advice please !

Thank you so much. We were not intending to use it for 'visits' as such (The ESTA is quick and efficient!) but more for the flexibility of applying for jobs directly in the US in future if the right...
Apr 12th 2019, 8:45 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 2,005
Posted By julymermaid

Green Card advice please !

Hello,

We've been in LA for about three years on an L1A visa now and DH's company had started our green card process as soon as we arrived. I understand its in the final stages and will likely...
Forum: USA
Apr 12th 2019, 8:35 pm
Replies: 51
Views: 6,220
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Info on LA required

I can recommend Westlake Village unreservedly if you're in the northern side of downtown LA in terms of work. ten minutes from Malibu and its pristine beaches and vineyards.... Great restaurants,...
Forum: USA
Apr 11th 2019, 3:25 am
Replies: 29
Views: 3,440
Posted By julymermaid

Re: US Washer and Dryer worth carrying back to UK?

Thanks Pulaski ! I'd appreciate if I can continue this thread here since its been deleted from moving back to UK forum as a duplicate.
We have a utility area with its own door outside (definitely...
Forum: USA
Apr 10th 2019, 8:27 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 3,440
Posted By julymermaid

Re: US Washer and Dryer worth carrying back to UK?

Thanks ! Have posted it there now.
Apr 10th 2019, 8:24 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 2,262
Posted By julymermaid

Want to take US washer dryer back to UK - will it be feasible? worth it?

Hi All,

Further to my previous post, we have decided to relocate back to UK from sunny California. It's been three years and we think this will never be 'home' in that sense for a variety of...
Forum: USA
Apr 10th 2019, 8:19 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 3,440
Posted By julymermaid

Re: US Washer and Dryer worth carrying back to UK?

Correction - Has anyone DONE this
Forum: USA
Apr 10th 2019, 8:17 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 3,440
Posted By julymermaid

US Washer and Dryer worth carrying back to UK?

Hi All,

Further to my previous post, we have decided to relocate back to UK from sunny California. It's been three years and we think this will never be 'home' in that sense for a variety of...
Forum: USA
Mar 22nd 2019, 9:51 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,438
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Thank you so much for your responses ... lots of good advise and food for thought. I think I can't agree more with the fact that I am not too enthused about spending time away from hubby.
As such...
Mar 22nd 2019, 9:37 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 2,753
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Thank you so much for your responses. Great advice and lots of food for thought. I see the obvious biggest disadvantages as -

1. Being apart from DH
2. Managing two households

As such my...
Mar 20th 2019, 1:45 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,753
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Thank you Elnino5. I can truly use a hug right now! Not getting much sleep either ! I noticed you're in Canada - culturally a much better or rather more suitable place for us as a family than LA...
Mar 20th 2019, 1:44 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,753
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Thank you so much for your response Still Game ... Husband is fine with moving back to UK but is unable to do so in August this year (like me and my son plan to) due to work commitments. March 2021...
Mar 20th 2019, 1:40 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,753
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Thank you for your response. There is no drop in income expected on our return as he will move with the same company. And 2021 MArch is the time when he is expected to return to UK and join us...
Forum: USA
Mar 20th 2019, 1:36 am
Replies: 33
Views: 4,438
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Can completely relate to the social aspect. I've really struggled to form any deep meaningful friendships ... other than coffees/lunches with bored mums who only want to gossip about other mums ......
Forum: USA
Mar 20th 2019, 1:33 am
Replies: 33
Views: 4,438
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Thank you for your reply. We will get the green card regardless as hubby will continue to be here and we do not leave until August (by which time we are expecting it to arrive anyway).
Forum: USA
Mar 20th 2019, 1:31 am
Replies: 33
Views: 4,438
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Thank you. Yes DH intends to return March 2021. And you're right, I've been wondering why we ever moved right after the initial honeymoon period ended and reality set in.
Forum: USA
Mar 20th 2019, 1:29 am
Replies: 33
Views: 4,438
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

Thank you David ... you make very good points. I'm probably half expecting to regret returning and am therefore happy that we'll be straddling two continents for a bit. I've never felt more torn in...
Forum: USA
Mar 20th 2019, 1:26 am
Replies: 33
Views: 4,438
Posted By julymermaid

Re: Stay in LA or return to UK? Will appreciate thoughts

First world problems indeed ... I'm grateful its not anything more serious than that .. to even have the option between England and LA is something to be grateful for. Perspective .... :)
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