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Another Chapter in The Apartment Chronicles

If you've been reading this blog for any length of time, you probably know about my apartment woes. To update you, my landlord still has yet to finish fixing everything that's wrong with the place. While he finally got the bathroom floor straightened out, there's still the matter of the security door and the screen for my window. You would think that a man who doesn't have a job could take the time to get his money-maker together, but I guess that's too much to ask.

That's why I'm about to bounce. A friend of a friend of mine had a friend who was moving out of a studio apartment in Redondo Beach. Even though the place is smaller than my current one and my commute wold be twice as long, my rent will be about $200 less than I pay now -- with utilities included -- and I'll be a block and a half from the beach. The picture shows the view I'll see when I turn down my street every day. I think it's an even trade. I can't wait...

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