Entries Tagged as 'Back Yard'

Challenge Accepted?

March 3rd, 2015 · 1 Comment

Are you up to the task of taking on this house?  Let’s look at the positives.

dirty gross nasty floor neglected dilapidated damaged kitchen eating area fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has reverse osmosis drinking water filtration!

dirty neglected dilapidated damaged kitchen fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has a fireplace!

stone fireplace surround missing ugly flooring dirty ceiling fan fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It comes furnished!

furniture chairs flooring missing gone paint tray fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Hmmm.  What’s positive here?  Bacteria cultures?

dirty ugly floor baseboards missing drywall damage fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has shiny doorknobs.

dirty ugly floor bedroom fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has air conditioning!

dirty ugly wall air conditioner a/c unit orange foam sloppy fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has newer plumbing!

dirty ugly hole in wall plumbing drywall damage bathroom shower fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has a tiled shower!

dirty ugly hole in wall plumbing drywall damage bathroom shower fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has mold throughout!  [the house description does say it has mold throughout the house]

dirty wall mold mildew bathroom fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It comes with a home security system: two rifles!

two guns rifles firearms cluttered room flooring missing fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has a swimming pool!  And a solar clothes dryer!

empty swimming pool green algae water cluttered messy back patio junk fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

It has an additional cooling system: an evaporative cooler!

rusted rusty old neglected dilapidated swamp evaporative cooler fixer-upper Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Pool & Spa · Fireplace · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Weapons & Firearms

Illegal Weed

February 27th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Out of control Bermuda grass.

unmowed tall weeds Bermuda grass back yard Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Out of control dead Bermuda grass.

unmowed tall weeds dead Bermuda grass back yard Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

London Rocket weed and dead tumbleweeds.

tall weeds London Rocket tumbleweeds back yard Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Cheeseweed (aka little mallow).  Grows like a, uh, weed this time of year in Phoenix.

tall weeds cheeseweed little mallow back yard Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Glendale, AZ Homes · Weeds

Shed Some Light

February 25th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Four sheds.  Because you can never have too much stuff.

four bid sheds in back yard Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Back Yard

Before & After Glendale, Arizona Remodel

February 21st, 2015 · 4 Comments

Before Back Patio.  Short sale.  An investor bought it for $49,000.

before after renovation remodeling project back yard patio Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

After Back Yard.  Once fixed up, the house was sold for $169,000!

before after renovation remodeling project back yard patio Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Before Back Yard & Patio.

before after renovation remodeling project back yard patio Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

After Back Yard & Patio.

before after renovation remodeling project back yard patio Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Before Family Room & Fireplace.

before after renovation remodeling project family room fireplace kitchen Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

After Family Room & Fireplace.  They removed the wall to create a great room.

before after renovation remodeling project family room fireplace kitchen Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

After Kitchen.

before after renovation remodeling project kitchen Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Before Front of House.

before after renovation remodeling project front yard exterior curb appeal Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

After Front of House.

before after renovation remodeling project front yard exterior curb appeal Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

After Bathroom.  No before photo was available.

before after renovation remodeling project bathroom Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Bathroom · Family Room · Kitchen · Pool & Spa · Remodeling · Fireplace · Back Yard · Glendale, AZ Homes · Before & After

Outdoor Carpeting

February 19th, 2015 · No Comments

It’s such a fancy house that there’s even carpeting outdoors!

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Tags: Carpet · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk

Three Back Yards Lacking Appeal

February 18th, 2015 · No Comments

Stop!  Just stop with the garbage and junk and clutter.  Yes, we’re talking to you, little girl.

ugly dirty cluttered junky back yard tricycles old car wires garbage little girl Glendale Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

This is better than the previous photo, but still…

ugly cluttered junky back yard debris wood boarded up window weeds Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Look.  You get to stare at the back of a building.  With its rain spouts aimed at your yard.  Fun!

dirt lawn back yard with tall building against the fence blocking your view Mesa Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Mesa, AZ Homes · Back Yard · Glendale, AZ Homes · Garbage and/or Junk · People In Photos

Hosed

February 12th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Sigh.

yellow green hoses spread all across back yard bicycles BBQ cluttered confusing Peoria Arizona home house for sale photo

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Tags: Clutter · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Peoria, AZ Homes

Will Buyers Dig This?

February 9th, 2015 · 4 Comments

A pile of dirt and a hole.  What’s going on here?

pile of dirt hole in the ground back yard Morristown Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Oh, wow.  That’s why; there’s a hole in the pipe.  But how about fixing it before selling?  Hint, hint.

pile of dirt hole in the ground back yard leak in plumbing pipe Morristown Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Repairs · Back Yard · Other Arizona Cities

It’s In the Bag(s)

January 26th, 2015 · 3 Comments

Can you explain this?

dozens of garbage bags filled up and piled up in back yard junky cluttered Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk

Ugly Doghouse

January 23rd, 2015 · No Comments

Those poor dogs.

sad ugly looking dilapidated doghouse back yard Phoenix Arizona homes houses for sale real estate photo

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard