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Owner Finds Own House for Rent on Craigslist

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 6:58pm. 189 Views, 0 Comments.


Imagine looking at ads on Craigslist one day and seeing your family home for rent, only you didn’t post the ad and have no intentions of renting out your home.

That’s what happened to Lourdes Guerrero, who owns a home in the greater Los Angeles area, according to a local CBS news affiliate.

A friend reportedly showed Guerrero the ad, and she called the listed phone number. The man on the other end “went silent when she told him she was the homeowner,” according to the CBS2 report.

The news affiliate called the number later and received a “mailbox full” message. Fortunately, the ad did not include Guerrero’s address, according to the report.

“This is where I’m supposed to feel safe with my kids,”…

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$40M for Tahoe Glass House

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 at 3:52pm. 694 Views, 0 Comments.

It’s been called the Lake House, the Cliff House or Ski the Future. The home on Lake Tahoe’s north shore also could be called the Glass House -- because wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling windows cover the home’s face.

The home in Crystal Bay, NV, is on the market for $39.75 million. That makes it the priciest home on the market right now in the Sacramento or Lake Tahoe markets.

Looking out over the lake.        

The house includes four bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms and a two-car garage. It has 8,694 square feet and sits on nearly a half acre. There is 98 feet of lake frontage; a pier; a 6,000-pound boat lift with radio control; and a stone outbuilding near the pier for…

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Buy a Castle for $45M

Friday, February 13th, 2015 at 1:54pm. 494 Views, 0 Comments.

Got $45 million burning a hole in your pocket?  Then a castle isn't just for fariy tales.  There is a storybook home available for you in Woodstock CT.  With a cozy 22,000 square feet, 8 Bedrooms, and 9 bathrooms... you'll find plenty of places to entertain your prince or princess.



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Pet Camping Style

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 3:11pm. 492 Views, 0 Comments.

Summer and Fall are the perfect seasons to go outdoors. There’s no other time wherein you can enjoy the sun and autumn leaves and the sensation of the wind touching your skin. It’s also a great way to bond with your family and friends, as well as to discover places you’ve never been before. But outdoor camping isn’t only for humans!

Now, your dog or cat will get to enjoy the travel with you. Straight Lines Design, a design practice based in Vancouver, Canada, has released a series of miniature campers meant for pets. These toy dog sized trailers offer a place for our four-pawed friend to rest and relax, as well as to eat. These trailers are also customizable. One good thing is that each of these campers are made from sustainable materials.…

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It's a Plane... Really!

Friday, February 14th, 2014 at 4:10pm. 696 Views, 0 Comments.

It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s My Home!

Insect-proof, fireproof, and able to withstand 575 mph winds, this Boeing 727 features more than 1,000 square feet of living area, and there are plenty of storage solutions in the cargo hold and in the overhead compartments. The jet body cost about $100,000 (without engines). Moving the decommissioned jet to its final resting place and outfitting it for living cost another $100,000.

Check out more at airplanehome.com



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Rock Solid Investment

Friday, February 14th, 2014 at 4:03pm. 597 Views, 0 Comments.

If you’re looking for a rock-solid investment, how about this house in Portugal? Situated between two giant boulders, the house walls are formed of mortared masonry, and the living area is covered by concrete tile roofing. Fireproof, windproof, and impervious to insects, a house like this might qualify you for lower home owners insurance rates!


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