Anybody wanna buy a house?

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Anybody wanna buy a house?

Postby John Q. Public » Sat Oct 24, 2015 9:07 pm

Um, "tastefully" decorated 4 bedroom, 5.5 bathroom house in Newport for sale. Only $9.9 million. Walking distance to shopping. Two pools. We figure one's probably for the mermaids.

Homey, huh? The Foreign Babe and I have been shaking our heads since we saw it yesterday.

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Re: Anybody wanna buy a house?

Postby Luca » Sat Oct 24, 2015 9:14 pm

Neo Baroque, with a little Ceasar's Palace influence.

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Postby John Q. Public » Sat Oct 24, 2015 9:23 pm

LOL Foreign Babe said about the same thing.
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Postby Parrotpaul » Sat Oct 24, 2015 9:33 pm

I saw this spread earlier in the Reg...it's about the busiest looking house I've ever seen. What a sub-contracting nightmare. Definitely out of my comfort zone.
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Postby Brooke » Sun Oct 25, 2015 2:16 pm

I hope the buyers insist that the rusty areas on the roof(s) are repaired before purchasing it.
Who in their right mind uses a welcome sign to mean people who would come into their home uninvited, paid by their neighbors who are using their illegal labor, overrun the neighborhood, and refuse to leave?

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Postby Fordama » Sun Oct 25, 2015 4:44 pm

That's a Persian palace, alright!
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Postby not4u13 » Sun Nov 01, 2015 7:02 am

Drove by a few $10M homes in Dallas yesterday. How about a 4 bedroom, 7 bath, 10k square foot place in Highland Park for $11M. Highland Park was designed by the same people who created Beverly Hills. They have a nearby community called University Park and near that Preston Hallows. Those are the high end communities in Dallas, just a few miles from downtown, on large parcels of land surrounded by lakes and tall trees. No ocean views of course. Crazy.
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Postby TimothySherrill » Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:14 am

What was the final deal price!

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Postby MDDad » Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:47 am

After looking at those pictures again, it reminds of the King Louis line of kings of France, or maybe Liberace's Vegas home. The only person who would buy a house that garish must be the world's richest pimp.

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Re: Anybody wanna buy a house?

Postby John Q. Public » Tue Nov 27, 2018 10:26 am

It almost makes Don's penthouse look understated. Almost.

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