Real Estate Signs

June 4th, 2012 · 2 Comments

They do printing in their kitchen.

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This home sells Pirelli tires.

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→ 2 CommentsTags: Bedroom · Glendale, AZ Homes · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes · Staging

Body By Jake

June 3rd, 2012 · 4 Comments

Weights, wallpaper, and wood paneling.  Oh, and that gaping hole in the ceiling.  Grand Rapids, Michigan home.

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→ 4 CommentsTags: Ceiling · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · Wallpaper · Wood Paneling

The Weathered Look

June 3rd, 2012 · 2 Comments

These Saco, Maine home owners are purposely going for the weathered, natural look.  Good luck getting an FHA buyer approved with all those repairs needed (peeling paint, roof, bad siding, etc.).

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→ 2 CommentsTags: Fixer-Upper · Garage or Carport · Other US Cities · Roof

Four Wall Murals

June 3rd, 2012 · 6 Comments

Clouds are pretty.  [Grand Rapids, Michigan]

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A dog and a deer are having a secret rendezvous behind the tree.  [Lucedale, Mississippi]

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Sailing on a lake.  [Sturgis, Michigan]

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Joyful mural in another Grand Rapids, Michigan home.

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→ 6 CommentsTags: Faux Paint & Murals · Other US Cities

Faux Brick

June 2nd, 2012 · 9 Comments

It’s not real brick.  A Phoenix home, two story, two walls, within the last 2.5 decades.  It’s not real brick.

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Make it stop.  Looks like termites chewed the drywall.

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From a Peoria, Arizona home.  At least this one looks fake.

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Did they texture the wall with crumpled tissue paper and glue?

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→ 9 CommentsTags: Drywall Damage · Faux Paint & Murals · Peoria, AZ Homes · Phoenix Homes

She Showed Us Her Drawers

June 2nd, 2012 · 4 Comments

Thank you for sharing your knife and eating utensil drawer with us.  It’s well-organized.

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→ 4 CommentsTags: Knives · Other Arizona Cities

Before & After – Subtle Changes

June 2nd, 2012 · 7 Comments

Here’s a recent remodel that had minor renovations.

Before Kitchen.  The house sold for $75,000.

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After Kitchen.  Same cabinets, but everything else is new.  The remodeled house sold for $147,000.

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Before Dining/Family Room.

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After Family Room.  Not an exact location, but gives you an idea of fresh paint and flooring.

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→ 7 CommentsTags: Before & After · Flooring · Kitchen · Phoenix Homes

Tidiness Is Not a Priority

June 1st, 2012 · 4 Comments

Shoulders shrugged.  Who cares?

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Buyers can see past this, right?

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What’s the big deal?

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We’ve been busy, OK?

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Too busy to put away the Christmas tree, as of May 30th.

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→ 4 CommentsTags: Bedroom · Chandler, AZ Homes · Clutter · Holiday Décor · Kitchen · Office/Den

Smallest Dining Table

June 1st, 2012 · 7 Comments

The Smiths are expecting a lot of people over for Thanksgiving dinner, but this is the biggest dining table they could afford.

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→ 7 CommentsTags: Dining Room · Phoenix Homes · Staging

Cool Bear

June 1st, 2012 · 1 Comment

Wood carving of a bear…

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…wearing sunglasses and a cowboy hat!

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→ 1 CommentTags: Mesa, AZ Homes · Staging