Entries Tagged as 'Hall of Shame - Outdoor'

Which Items Convey With the Sale?

October 25th, 2013 · 4 Comments

If I make an offer on this Mesa, Arizona home, do I need to itemize all of the things I want from the back yard?

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I want the bicycle and the lumber, but not the water cooler.

messy back yard junk garbage stuff everywhere short sale Mesa Arizona home house real estate photo

I do want the pink water cooler, however.  [By the way, this is a short sale.]

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Tags: Mesa, AZ Homes · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Hall of Shame - Outdoor

Sanford & Sons?

May 31st, 2012 · 7 Comments

Did they film Sanford & Sons TV show here?  These are photos from 2012.

clutter junk garbage hoarding back yard filled with trash Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

When the house was purchased in June 2006, the yard was empty.

clutter junk garbage hoarding back yard filled with trash Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

She paid $161,000 for this house.

clutter junk garbage hoarding back yard filled with trash Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Big yard.  Perfect for hoarding.

clutter junk garbage hoarding back yard filled with trash Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

Wow.  That’s a lot of stuff.

clutter junk garbage hoarding back yard filled with trash Phoenix Arizona home house for sale

The house was going to foreclosure auction in late June 2012, but someone bought it as a short sale in May 2012 for $25,000.

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Another bedroom.

clutter junk garbage hoarder bedroom Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

The kitchen.

clutter junk hoarder messy kitchen Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

The dining area.

clutter junk hoarder messy dining room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

The living room.

clutter junk hoarder messy living room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Fill ‘er up.

clutter junk hoarder messy living room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Sad.

clutter junk hoarder messy living room Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Living Room · Bedroom · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Dining Room · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Hall of Shame - Outdoor

The Flintstones’ House

December 21st, 2010 · 8 Comments

Fred & Wilma Flintstone live in Phoenix.  Here’s their back patio.

Fred Wilma Flintstone house ugly stupid back patio stucco columns Phoenix Arizona home

That’s what you get when you mix peyote and stucco.  Dino ran away; he was too embarrassed to live here.

Fred Wilma Flintstone house ugly stupid back patio stucco columns Phoenix Arizona home

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Tags: What Were They Thinking?!?! · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Hall of Shame - Outdoor

Wicked Wickenburg Mess

July 12th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Messy Wickenburg, Arizona home.  Not quite ready to show to buyers.  Let’s clean it up/out first.

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Doesn’t get any better in the dining area.

messy cluttered junk Wickenburg Arizona home house photo

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Tags: Clutter · Other Arizona Cities · Garbage and/or Junk · Hall of Shame - Outdoor

Thug Life In Chicago, Illinois

May 25th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Talk about terrible curb appeal!  Thanks to Google Street Maps, buyers can check out neighborhoods before visiting houses.

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Would you want to live on this block?  Here’s the direct Google Street Map link.

The address is 6436 S. Oakley, Chicago, IL 60636 if you want to start Google Street Map from the beginning and confirm this:  http://maps.google.com/maps.  Pan a little to the left to see this view.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Hall of Shame - Outdoor · Other US Cities

Yard Sale

April 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

Looks like a yard sale going on back here instead of an inviting patio.  Rusty milk jug, bird cage, a million chairs, and phone/utility poles used as patio posts.

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Tags: Clutter · Patio · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Hall of Shame - Outdoor

Incredible Value!

March 9th, 2008 · 3 Comments

Actual house for sale in Maricopa, Arizona.  No lie.

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Tags: Roof · Curb Appeal · Other Arizona Cities · Hall of Shame - Outdoor

Award For Most Clutter In a Back Yard

January 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

How much junk can you pile up in a back yard?  And check out the trampoline frame on the patio roof!

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Tags: Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Hall of Shame - Outdoor

Brick Yard

January 15th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Why would a picture like this be used on the Internet to promote a seller’s back yard?  What does it show to entice a buyer to see the house?

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Poor Photography · Hall of Shame - Outdoor

The Blue Lagoon

January 10th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Watch out for alligators in this dirty pool.  There’s also the blue paint on the columns, the fallen down fence, the weeds, and the mattress and junk on the patio.

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Tags: Pool & Spa · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Weeds · Hall of Shame - Outdoor