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JohnsonP posted Move from UK to Florida on the United States forum on October 26, 2014:
Hi there I would like to make a move to the sunshine state and was wondering how to go about it with regards to visa requirements. Thanks in advance
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AvantiSteve replied to the thread Moving Soon!! on the United States forum:
4everbrads initially posted:
Relocating to freeport, bahmas I wanted to bring my bedroom set, living room set a few tvs, washer &dryer all used stuff but fairly new am i better off just purchasing new stuff in freeport or is it worth me spending the custom fees??
AvantiSteve replied on October 23, 2014 with:
If you have good reliable lightly used household furnishings, it is probably worth shipping your things in. Choice in stores is very limited and prices are very high, plus if you order things from stores that need to be shipped in by them, the timetable can stretch for months. Make sure your appliances are common makes like Whirlpool so that service and parts are available here. We tried to buy local and support our local merchants but at least on Abaco, there is not a similar commitment to provide excellent service and followup. It feels like the local merchants we deal with on Abaco have no control over when they get new shipments and what will be on the boat. If you have things you like, you should probably import them rather than take your chances on what is available to you here. Just my individual history and perspective, advise you to get other perspectives before making a decision. Also, do some research so that you KNOW what you will be paying to import, including duties and stamp taxes in addition to shipping and brokerage fees. Good luck!
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Ldanels posted New York sublet- large one bedroom doorman - upper east side on the United States forum on October 20, 2014:
HUGE APT! TOTAL RENOVATION! Gorgeous views from the 15th floor! Huge Jr 4 on PRIME Upper East Side block. This apartment has been elegantly renovated with a brand new high-end kitchen and all new doors. This apartment has 6 finished closets! All your wishes will be taken care of in this Full Service, 24-hour doorman building. It features a landscaped roof deck, free luggage room, free bike room, laundry room and storage units. Apartment is currently painted white. I am currently living overseas and it is available for a one year lease (this is a coop) There is a $350 processing fee, $125 credit check and a $500 and move out fee. RENT: $3600. It could be rented furnished or unfurnished. If rented furnished move in and move out fee can be avoided. http://newyork.craigslist.org/mnh/sub/4721948848.html
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davidray1952 posted banking and starting a foundation on the United States forum:
I was wondering how hard it is to find a good honest lawyer to help me set up a foundation and bank account.I don't live in panama.any help?
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Seeking a French/Arabic speaking nanny for infant boy in NYC. Must be willing to travel. M-F live in. $100k+ for the right candidate. Please email all resumes to alex.ritter@bahs.com.
iguanalover replied to the thread 6 person expedition transportation Panama on the United States forum:
miketemple initially posted:
We will need to rent a suv or van from october 25th to nov 4. Arriving Panama City and going to David to provision then onto Marimar (near Bocas Del Toro). Any recommendations?
iguanalover replied most recently with:
Put this on the Panama forum to get answers.
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stumpy replied to the thread How hard to get travel visa to US on the United States forum:
trangnguyentk01 initially posted:
I'm Vietnamese. I want to travel to US. I don't know how to get visa. Please give me more information about it?
stumpy replied most recently with:
Contact the US Embassy for information or ask a travel agent.
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bogarbutt posted BOB MC CALLUM (CANADIAN) on the United States forum:
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