Entries Tagged as 'Other US Cities'

Fun Back Yard

April 12th, 2015 · No Comments

So much fun can be had in this Philadelphia, Pennsylvania back yard.  You can play in the weeds, you can pick up sticks, you can wave at the dog next door, and plenty more.

ugly neglected back yard posts garbage bag weeds dog next door junky Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale photo

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Tags: Landscaping · Pets · Back Yard · Garbage and/or Junk · Weeds · Other US Cities

Optical Illusions

April 12th, 2015 · 5 Comments

What’s going on with this Warren, Ohio home?  Squint your eyes.  It looks like it’s raised up with a sunken front door.

optical illusion home house looks like it's raised up and the front door is sunken or fallen down Warren Ohio

Does this Hot Springs, Arkansas house look crooked?

optical illusion home house looks like it's crooked slanted Hot Springs Arkansas

After rotating the photo, the house is level, but the power line shadow makes it look crooked.

optical illusion home house looks like it's crooked slanted Hot Springs Arkansas

Does the porch look like it’s caving in?  [Another Warren, Ohio home]

optical illusion home house porch looks like it's caving caved in Warren Ohio

Same at this angle.  Would that scare away buyers?

optical illusion home house porch looks like it's caving caved in Warren Ohio

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Philly Fixer

April 5th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Welcome to your new home!

water damage neglected dilapidated living room fixer-upper Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

The pride of Philadelphia.  Complete with fly strips.

neglected dilapidated living room fly strips staircase fixer-upper Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Chef’s kitchen.

neglected dilapidated kitchen peel-n-stick tile floor fixer-upper Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Another claw foot bathtub enclosed with plywood.

neglected dilapidated bathroom claw foot bathtub enclosed in plywood box fixer-upper Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

Calgon, take me away.  From here.

neglected dilapidated bathroom ugly sponge paint walls fixer-upper Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Flooring · Bathroom · Living Room · Kitchen · Faux Paint & Murals · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Other US Cities

Bargain Basement

March 29th, 2015 · 1 Comment

All included with full price offer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

piles of boxes stuff junk hoarding ugly creepy basement Philadelphia Pennsylvania home house for sale photo

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Tags: Clutter · Garbage and/or Junk · Fixer-Upper · Other US Cities · Basement

Odd Bathtub

March 29th, 2015 · 3 Comments

These Des Moines, Iowa sellers enclosed their bathtub.

odd bathroom design bathtub enclosed with plywood painted blue Des Moines Iowa home house for sale photo

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Tags: Bathroom · What Were They Thinking?!?! · Other US Cities

Wall o’ Mirrors

March 23rd, 2015 · 2 Comments

There was a time when mirror tiles covered entire walls.  [Houston, Texas]

wall of mirror tiles outdated decoration pink carpet wood paneling wall A/C unit Houston Texas home house for sale photo

It’s a reflection of the times.

wall of mirror tiles outdated decoration orange carpet Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

They added faux brick (bric-a-brac) to jazz up the mirrors.

wall of mirror tiles outdated decoration bric-a-brac faux brick family photos Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

I saw this on a Realtor home tour.

wall of mirror tiles outdated decoration Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

It’s used as a background for a bed.

wall of mirror tiles outdated decoration Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Wood Paneling · Family Photos · Other US Cities

Problem With Houston Housing

March 22nd, 2015 · No Comments

Vandalism and neglect in a Houston, Texas home.  That’s not what we meant by red carpet treatment.

drywall damage holes in wall vandalism chest drawers pulled out red carpet fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale

Don’t ask.

junk garbage on floor messy gross ugly dirty room fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale photo

Furniture included with the sale.

junk garbage dirty furniture messy ugly room fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale photo

It has a covered patio.

ugly curb appeal bad siding neglected dilapidated fixer-upper Houston Texas home house for sale photo

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Tags: Curb Appeal · Bedroom · Garbage and/or Junk · Fixer-Upper · Drywall Damage · Siding · Other US Cities · People In Photos · Vandalism & Theft

Shelf Paper Flooring?

March 15th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Sure looks like shelf paper.  From a North Judson, Indiana home.

floral flowery shiny flooring looks like shelf paper North Judson Indiana home house for sale photo

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The Battle of Home Staging

March 15th, 2015 · 4 Comments

One of our readers is not pleased with the visual distractions in this $900,000 Battleground, Washington home.

cluttered office Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

Nice kitchen, but cluttered counters.

cluttered kitchen counters Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

Cat and lots of furniture.

cluttered family room cat pet cage Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

Dark photo makes it hard to focus on the room’s features.

cluttered dining room Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

Another dining room.

cluttered dining room Battleground Washington home house for sale photo

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Tags: Staging · Kitchen · Clutter · Office/Den · Pets · Dining Room · Other US Cities

Patterned Wallpaper

March 11th, 2015 · 6 Comments

How could patterned wallpaper ever go out of style?

outdated old patterned wallpaper newspaper print Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Houndstooth.

outdated old patterned wallpaper houndstooth Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Moroccan? With gold!

outdated old patterned wallpaper gold Moroccan Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Items on shelves.  How clever.

outdated old patterned wallpaper kitchen items on shelves Chandler Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Wall and floor pattern clash.

outdated old patterned wallpaper kitchen Sun City Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

Fruit.

outdated old patterned wallpaper kitchen fruit Phoenix Arizona home house for sale real estate photo

A mixture of images.  [Des Moines, Iowa]

outdated old patterned wallpaper dining room Des Moines Iowa home house for sale real estate photo

Circles and diamonds.  [North Judson, Indiana]

outdated old patterned wallpaper bathroom circles diamonds North Judson Indiana home house for sale real estate photo

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Wallpaper · Other Arizona Cities · Other US Cities · Chandler, AZ Homes