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Are there any unusual problems with insects or other infestations in housing?

Birds. Figure out some way to keep them off your balcony. Otherwise they will poop all over it and it will not be usable. No insect problems to speak of. - Sep 21, 2017
Pigeons on the balcony is the only issue that I've heard of anyone having. - Jun 8, 2017
I think I saw a total of 12 bugs and spiders. In three years. - Aug 2, 2015
Not a lot of insect problems. Mosquitoes are mild. Some bugs get indoors occasionally, but not often. - Jun 9, 2015
I haven't noticed any particular insect problems. - Apr 2, 2015
Almost none. After Africa, this feels almost sterile. There are a lot of bees (honey is a huge product here) and flea and tick issues abound in wooded areas and over watered landscaping. - Feb 14, 2015
None that I've encountered. - Jun 10, 2014
No issues. - Apr 4, 2014
None at all that I have encountered. A wonderful change from disease carrying mosquitos. - Mar 31, 2014
Ants, flies, but not a huge issue. - Mar 30, 2014
Insects are virtually non-existant. Not sure if it is due to the dry cilmate (no standing water for mosquitos to breed) or what. - Jul 28, 2013
No. - Aug 4, 2011
NONE. - Jul 14, 2010