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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    was it full of cockroaches or something? How is a 6000sqft house only $300k?
    Sorry I must have been typing my second post on the house when you asked this.

    It had a pool in the back yard that would need a complete rebuild. I believe a dog ruined all of the carpet. The house was empty for a while and no one took care of it so the gutters were clogged with leaves and sticks so I imagine there is water damage and mold somewhere. I'll try and find a link to when it was for sale.


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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by DandyCyclone View Post
    Sorry I must have been typing my second post on the house when you asked this.

    It had a pool in the back yard that would need a complete rebuild. I believe a dog ruined all of the carpet. The house was empty for a while and no one took care of it so the gutters were clogged with leaves and sticks so I imagine there is water damage and mold somewhere. I'll try and find a link to when it was for sale.

    ok, that makes much more sense. I was thinking even outdated it should have been a half mil unless most of the square footage came from an attached machine shed or something crazy like that.


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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by cowgirl836 View Post
    ok, that makes much more sense. I was thinking even outdated it should have been a half mil unless most of the square footage came from an attached machine shed or something crazy like that.

    Well, plus it's in Sioux City, so there's that...




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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Found it with an assist from Google Maps.

    Assessor's page:
    http://beacon.schneidercorp.com/Appl...e=894720231012

    5,551 square feet
    0.86 acre lot
    5 bed, 2.5 bath
    FOUR FIREPLACES
    800 square foot pool built in 1930
    IIRC there is a built in hot tub that has it's own room
    If you look at the floor plan it has a 970 square foot "great room"

    Sold in 1993 for $450,000
    Sold to current owner in 2006 for $281,000
    Assessed at $399,500
    Currently isn't for sale but I believe they were asking around $315,000 and getting no interest from buyers


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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by DandyCyclone View Post
    Found it with an assist from Google Maps.

    Assessor's page:
    http://beacon.schneidercorp.com/Appl...e=894720231012

    5,551 square feet
    0.86 acre lot
    5 bed, 2.5 bath
    FOUR FIREPLACES
    800 square foot pool built in 1930
    IIRC there is a built in hot tub that has it's own room
    If you look at the floor plan it has a 970 square foot "great room"

    Sold in 1993 for $450,000
    Sold to current owner in 2006 for $281,000
    Assessed at $399,500
    Currently isn't for sale but I believe they were asking around $315,000 and getting no interest from buyers
    FOUR Fireplaces!? What about water, do they get it from a well out back?



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    Well, plus it's in Sioux City, so there's that...

    Yeah, Sioux City was/is definitely not my first choice of places to live but the wife's job brought us here and she's the bread winner so I had to deal with it. Sioux City isn't great but it isn't terrible either. We make it work for now but we won't live here forever.


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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydar View Post
    Not making fun of KC. I do not want to incur her wrath.

    Mood rings and pet rocks were a huge fad when I was a kid.
    For me too.

    No wrath incurred. I was too cheap to buy a pet rock, so I painted my own. I don't remember the name it had back then; I pulled Horace out of a hat for the post. :)



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Please excuse me...

    GAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!




    Okay. Thanks.

    (The above is really not a big deal...just venting)



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by DandyCyclone View Post
    Yeah, Sioux City was/is definitely not my first choice of places to live but the wife's job brought us here and she's the bread winner so I had to deal with it. Sioux City isn't great but it isn't terrible either. We make it work for now but we won't live here forever.
    Don't move to WDSM. K thanks.



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Back to the Etsy discussion, a friend of my wife's does the invitations/announcements design work previously mentioned, as well as some other cool things. I bought a two sign set for a baby room to give as a gift that came as a download. I printed it and framed it and had a pretty cheap baby gift that looked really nice.

    That's the only thing I've bought on there, but there are some cool things that I would absolutely consider purchasing down the road, when I have a bit more disposable income.



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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Is there a better feeling than putting on new socks for the first time?


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    Re: Random thoughts thread

    Quote Originally Posted by cmjh10 View Post
    Is there a better feeling than putting on new socks for the first time?
    New underwear is not bad either.


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    GAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!




    Okay. Thanks.

    (The above is really not a big deal...just venting)

    I always enjoy the stories that go with these.


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    Quote Originally Posted by CloneinWDSM View Post
    Don't move to WDSM. K thanks.
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