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by Gloria
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: MOVING TO CHILE
Replies: 135
Views: 42121

Re: MOVING TO CHILE

That is all such great advice Gloria! Not sure about our prayers, but thank you for the input. At this point my wife and I have spent several years (and a great deal of research) discussing life as expats, what we want from retirement, and more recently, life in Chile in particular. My recent layof...
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Cellular phones
Replies: 14
Views: 174

Re: Cellular phones

Ok, cool! Thank you!
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Farm land.
Replies: 18
Views: 319

Re: Farm land.

first, none of that has anything to do with any my particular properties that are tax exampt; but, just to humor Gloria... This is what happens when you don't pay: https://www.cnnchile.com/pais/casa-pinera-caburgua-3-anos-cotizaciones_20190528/ statute of limitations use it or loose it. in case you...
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Cellular phones
Replies: 14
Views: 174

Re: Cellular phones

T_ROBO wrote:
Sat Jun 15, 2019 3:51 pm
Gloria wrote:
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:06 pm
Do cellular phones bought in Chile work in the US?
Gloria,
I have an unlocked Samsung that I bought from Lider. It is working fine with my T-Mobile GSM chip.
TP
Thank you TP! I'll get a T-Mobile chip when I get there....awesome!
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Cellular phones
Replies: 14
Views: 174

Re: Cellular phones

Thank you guys for all the info. I went to willmyphonework.net but since I'm not a techy, to me it looks clear as mud. My cell is unblocked and dual ( is it the same thing?) Samsung J5 (2016) yeah.....I know.... I have Whatsapp, Skype and FB messenger so if it works I'll be golden or going to plan ...
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Farm land.
Replies: 18
Views: 319

Re: Farm land.

Sorry for the dissapointment but yes it does!
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Farm land.
Replies: 18
Views: 319

Re: Farm land.

I havent heard of the 5 hectare rule. I have heard of the 1 hectare rule without a house where apparently the property tax is 0%. So a more pointed question...is it true that there could be 1 hectare rural properties with no house somewhere in rural Chile with 0% property tax? yea i own one that is...
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Cellular phones
Replies: 14
Views: 174

Re: Cellular phones

Thank you guys for all the info. I went to willmyphonework.net but since I'm not a techy, to me it looks clear as mud. My cell is unlocked and dual ( is it the same thing?) Samsung J5 (2016) yeah.....I know.... I have Whatsapp, Skype and FB messenger so if it works I'll be golden or going to plan B....
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Cellular phones
Replies: 14
Views: 174

Cellular phones

Do cellular phones bought in Chile work in the US?
by Gloria
Sat Jun 15, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: Moving to Chile
Topic: MOVING TO CHILE
Replies: 135
Views: 42121

Re: MOVING TO CHILE

I'm too busy to write some nonsense for this lazy student crowd, so they can present a random troll reply online to their prof. I'm not even sure what that means, but as one of the last comments in this topic it did seem a buzz kill. Anyhow, as a reluctant semi-retiree still hoping to find a way to...
by Gloria
Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Prefabricated Houses
Replies: 13
Views: 303

Re: Prefabricated Houses

The fact that it´s not easy to find products that´s not made in China doesn´t mean their quality is good. Cheap in most cases but never better or lasting. Unfortunately there is no choice for us.Or we buy their crap or do without it. Sad.
by Gloria
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: Chile Real Estate, Property, and Construction
Topic: Prefabricated Houses
Replies: 13
Views: 303

Re: Prefabricated Houses

Dont really know, haven't had much experience with prefab houses, I do remember someone bringing this up here on the forum not that long ago I think. I spoke to a guy in the bank the other day who is involved in a subdivision near Osorno, 300 hectares or something like that. They are doing 120 half...