Entries Tagged as 'Other US Cities'

What & Why

October 3rd, 2016 · No Comments

A few curious real estate photos seen recently…
An air vent grille lying upside down on the floor. Because? And why take a photo of it?

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This real estate photo appears to be a leaky faucet, once hidden behind a wall and now exposed?

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And then this close-up photo of a bathtub in a Houston, Texas home. Because buyers don’t want to see the entire tub?

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Tags: Bathroom · Drywall Damage · Other US Cities · Phoenix Homes

Wood Rot

October 2nd, 2016 · 2 Comments

This Houston, Texas home looks half eaten.

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The roof’s in bad shape too.

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Mold.

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Great potential.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Drywall Damage · Fixer-Upper · Mold & Mildew · Other US Cities · Roof · Siding

Three Houston Homes With Potential

September 25th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Don’t worry. We’ll stay away, thank you.

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Raised foundation in case of heavy rains in Houston, Texas.

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Submit your offers right away. These homes won’t last long.

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities

It’s a Bust

September 18th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Maybe there’s some wig-gle room on price at this Houston, Texas home?

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Tags: Clutter · Family Room · Other US Cities · Staging · Window Coverings

24 Hours of Labor Day

September 5th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Today’s holiday is Labor Day, which celebrates childbirth.  So let’s take a look at unusual baby names.

First up: Anesthesia, which many mothers would prefer to take versus painful natural birth.   Oops, Anesiya.

unusual odd rare weird strange baby name Anesiya letters on wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

Bekenice?

unusual odd rare weird strange baby name Bekenice Berenice letters on wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

And her/his sister/brother Balekie?

unusual odd rare weird strange baby name Balekie Balerie letters on wall Phoenix Arizona home house for sale photo

And Alexan from La Jolla, California, who has won a medal for youngest child to use a computer.

unusual odd rare weird strange baby name Alexan letters on wall La Jolla California home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bedroom · Make It Stop · Other US Cities · Phoenix Homes · Staging

Sapling

September 4th, 2016 · No Comments

How long has this Houston, Texas home been vacant?  Long enough for that sapling to grow 10 feet tall in front of the garage!

tall weeds neglected abandoned vacant Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Other US Cities · Weeds

Fine Dining In Riverdale

August 28th, 2016 · No Comments

How is this helping to sell this Riverdale, Illinois home?

messy cluttered dining room table poor bad home staging Riverdale Illinois house for sale photo

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Tags: Clutter · Dining Room · Other US Cities · Staging

Home Staging Needed In Virginia

August 21st, 2016 · 1 Comment

Thank you to our reader Della who sent these photos of a Spring Grove, Virginia home.

It’s not a good sign when you see clog remover right next to the sink.  And there could be kids living in this house, so that becomes a safety issue too.

messy cluttered vanity counter dirty bathroom drain clog removal Dran-O bottle Spring Grove Virginia home house

Hopefully that’s not a fly strip hanging from the light.

messy cluttered bedroom fly strip Spring Grove Virginia home house for sale real estate photo

If they’re fishing for complements on home staging, they’ve come to the wrong blog.  What’s that saying?  Spare the rod, spoil the child?  More like, display the rods, spoil the sale.

messy cluttered bedroom fishing rods Spring Grove Virginia home house for sale real estate photo

Dirty walls.  You can see where pictures were removed!

messy cluttered bedroom dirty walls Spring Grove Virginia home house for sale real estate photo

Two bottles of ketchup right next to Clorox bleach cleaner.

messy cluttered kitchen bottle of Clorox cleaner ketchup Spring Grove Virginia home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Bathroom · Bedroom · Clutter · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Family Photos · Kitchen · Other US Cities

Floor Sale – Half Off

August 14th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Half of the kitchen floor is already gone.  Better hurry before the rest is gone.  [Chicago, Illinois]

kitchen floor gone missing removed damaged fixer-upper Chicago Illinois home house for sale photo

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Tags: Fixer-Upper · Flooring · Kitchen · Other US Cities

Bagged & Tagged

August 7th, 2016 · 7 Comments

A lovely first impression at this Houston, Texas home.

pile of bags of garbage by front door Houston Texas home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Garbage and/or Junk · Other US Cities