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Forum: Hungary
Jul 16th 2022, 11:09 am
Replies: 58
Views: 1,256
Posted By jetsam1

Re: New restrictions on energy usage? KATA Changes?

Unless it is a company owned by the "right" people though I suppose. Loopholes abound.
Forum: Hungary
Jul 16th 2022, 11:04 am
Replies: 58
Views: 1,256
Posted By jetsam1

Re: New restrictions on energy usage? KATA Changes?

I heard that a a huge amount of Hungarian firewood is now in Slovakia. And now the forestry companies are panicking. Great work guys!

We are on a monthly reporting but I am still woried about it...
Forum: Hungary
Jul 16th 2022, 9:48 am
Replies: 58
Views: 1,256
Posted By jetsam1

Re: New restrictions on energy usage? KATA Changes?

People we know were being hit with 100,000 HUF extra in December. I would imagine that may double or triple? So bankrupting really considering even decent salaries combining with 600 HUF for a loaf...
Forum: Hungary
Jul 14th 2022, 6:36 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 567
Posted By jetsam1

Re: I hate Hungarian drivers!

Normal in general if you are being good and obeying the traffic laws. I slow down for them to make sure I cannot be in trouble for speeding if they do hit me. This is Humans. Humans are awful.
Forum: Hungary
Jul 14th 2022, 1:55 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 1,256
Posted By jetsam1

Re: New restrictions on energy usage? KATA Changes?

The average consumption is very low. Most families are going to be more like 430 KW/H.

Yes, if I had the spare money right now there would be solar getting set up.But young family etc suck all my...
Forum: Hungary
Jul 14th 2022, 1:03 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 1,256
Posted By jetsam1

Re: New restrictions on energy usage? KATA Changes?

I am genuinely concerned if this is right. Going to bankrupt half the country! We will be struggling with it.

My next concern is going to be the fallout, I see rioting and political violence on...
Forum: Hungary
Jul 14th 2022, 8:03 am
Replies: 20
Views: 623
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Why do house sellers do CRAZY price increases

Comes down to jobs. Budapest is turning into the London of Hungary sucking economic activity from the rest of the country. However, apocryphal again, my employer has been forced to allow more and...
Forum: Hungary
Jul 14th 2022, 6:29 am
Replies: 15
Views: 567
Posted By jetsam1

Re: I hate Hungarian drivers!

Well, all these problems will go away when petrol is 800 HUF a litre! No one will be able to afford to drive! :lol:
Forum: Hungary
Jul 14th 2022, 6:28 am
Replies: 20
Views: 623
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Why do house sellers do CRAZY price increases

A colleague of mine has recently bought an apartment that in between applying for and finalising the mortgage had gone up in "value" by 5 million HUF...............

When I first came to Hungary...
Forum: Hungary
Jul 14th 2022, 5:37 am
Replies: 58
Views: 1,256
Posted By jetsam1

Re: New restrictions on energy usage? KATA Changes?

My wife almost exploded over this...................... A lot of Hungarians are apparently especially younger ones. We are already paying Western prices on Eastern wages for everything. I have been...
Forum: Hungary
Jul 13th 2022, 5:06 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 1,256
Posted By jetsam1

New restrictions on energy usage? KATA Changes?

Hi,
The planned changes that limit households to 200 MWH a month at the current cheap price and anything above on a much higher tariff.

The KATA changes?
Forum: Hungary
Jul 6th 2022, 6:44 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 567
Posted By jetsam1

Re: I hate Hungarian drivers!

I do an hour and a half commute to work on mixed roads. It is a LOT better than it was the first time I drove in Hungary 10 years ago.

Still big pricey Mercs etc that are a problem (we had this...
Forum: Hungary
Apr 21st 2022, 6:48 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 352
Posted By jetsam1

Paint in the home: Asbestos?

1970s building in the countryside, old fashioned Hungarian made bricks with what looks a lot like a lime based mortar render over the top.

Now, befroe we moved in we had my Brother in Law...
Forum: Hungary
Feb 23rd 2022, 5:23 pm
Replies: 336
Views: 19,369
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Transition period ends, some clarification documents

I got the Permanent Residency card through the post all nice and good. On Friday I went to the KormanyAblak with the letters I received from the Imigration Office to get my ID card. The lady just...
Forum: Hungary
Nov 23rd 2021, 5:53 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 881
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Now could be a good time to exchange sterling !

If you're earning in Forints it is getting tighter and tighter. Wife was talking to a few friends and 22,000 HUF is buying a lot less food than even a year ago. I'm on decent money but there isn't a...
Forum: Hungary
Nov 19th 2021, 6:12 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Getting rid of a car nobody wants.......

Well had to go to Szeged the other day and the stupid car behaved impeccably. I dunno.
Forum: Hungary
Nov 19th 2021, 3:15 pm
Replies: 336
Views: 19,369
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Transition period ends, some clarification documents

I started the application online and went to the Szeged office to complete the biometrics yesterday. No problems, only had to double check a few parts of the application. Staff pleasant and helpful...
Forum: Hungary
Nov 16th 2021, 8:57 am
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By jetsam1

Getting rid of a car nobody wants.......

Got this Honda at Accord with 400,000 Km, only 2008 but once i start my two days in the office again I think it will be worn out pretty quickly. Currently mechanically sound but will need the M-V in...
Forum: Hungary
Nov 3rd 2021, 6:22 pm
Replies: 336
Views: 19,369
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Transition period ends, some clarification documents

Starting this tomorrow. I know, but young children and a job change that has been pretty intense along with life in general has sapped my energy and joie de vivre.

I understand the system is now...
Forum: Hungary
Aug 28th 2021, 5:18 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 952
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Frozen in time.

Sounds a lot like our fridge...........

The old lady and family who lived here before us left an amazing amount of rubbish in the outbuildings. But, we did find in a desk the old ladies husbands...
Forum: Hungary
Aug 24th 2021, 8:50 am
Replies: 109
Views: 8,494
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Covid-19 Vaccination

Maybe being a bit more pushy and demanding it from them? You have the TAJ Kartya and Citizenship and all. Sounds like they don't really want to deal with the extra work/can't bring themselves to...
Forum: Hungary
Aug 23rd 2021, 5:33 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Anyone driven UK < -- > Hungary recently?

I am very cynical and untrusting however! Just feel it isn't worth it for several reasons.Especially with this highly infectious Delta variant. Heard there could be issues if you had the Sputnik...
Forum: Hungary
Aug 23rd 2021, 4:52 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 583
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Anyone driven UK < -- > Hungary recently?

I still think it would be best to avoid travelling anywhere unless you absolutely have to. The situation can change very quickly and I wouldn't want to be caught out unable to get back into the...
Forum: Hungary
May 8th 2021, 2:08 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Hay Fever

Hmm, quite expensive really. Might just be putting up and shutting as per usual then.
Forum: Hungary
May 7th 2021, 6:52 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By jetsam1

Re: Hay Fever

I have been struggling to find something to take the edge off mine with limited sucess. Are these expensive?
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