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17 Things I Learned By Moving from Southern California to Prescott AZ

Last Spring, I looked up our house in Zillow to see how much it was worth and my head exploded.

I was born and raised near Los Angeles, a half mile from the beach.

I say “dude” in normal conversation, wear Hawaiian shirts, and have long hair.

My wife and I fell in love with Prescott, AZ over 20 years ago and have visited as often as possible since then.

Three years ago, we had the chance to buy a house there as a relaxing weekend get away.

People are paying crazy money in Southern California for houses.

It was time to take the money and run.

Our house sold 3 days after we put it on the market and we moved full time to Prescott.

Here’s a list of what I’ve learned by moving to Prescott, AZ.

1. Los Angeles is like a bad ex-girlfriend.

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