A little birdie told me the appraisal has been done. No, we don't know what the report says but yes, we are so excited and ready to find out.
Someone who has banking experience told me that for commercial transactions, it takes considerably longer and explained possible reasons why it seems we have spent one hundred years longer trying to buy this property than we did buying our residence. It makes much better sense now!
I've been thinking about communication lately and people sometimes tend to assume other people know the same things they know. And how in a conversation sometimes people hear what they want to hear. Of course all I want to hear is yes, so I'm certainly making a better effort to really listen to what people are saying. I'm also trying to be very clear about what my message is because educating clients is a big part of successful esthetic practices. Here's an example: I don't care what you've read on the internet, do not mix Elmer's Glue and charcoal to make a mask for blackheads. Seriously. Just no.
We found out that there has been a division and redistribution of responsibilities in the staff that oversees so many of the career licensing boards, and the newest director of his board replied to one of this email inquiries and told Brian to wait 7 to 10 (more) business days from the most recent website update. Bless. He's been in limbo for weeks and he's so ready to hand out his business cards and start making some office calls with his magic hands and portable chair.