Odd Real Estate

Pick This House for the Pun Potential? Gnome, Sweden’t

By Adlene Neely Dealey / October 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

Do you like gnomes? Do you feel like seeing a gnome or three and maybe learn about Sweden? No matter, you will after we’re done with you today. Today, we travel to Sweden, and not just Frisco or Grand Prairie Sweden, but Sweden-Sweden.

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Well, Unique Is One Word For It, We Suppose

By Adlene Neely Dealey / October 9, 2019 / 1 Comment

Church conversions — well, done church conversions, that is — are always fun. Move the pews out of the way, take advantage of the stained glass and the high ceilings, and really create something unique. Or, you can create something really, really unique.

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The One Where It’s Charming Until It’s Not Charming and You Die

By Bethany Erickson / September 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

So, about 20 awesome readers of the Wednesday WTF sent me this listing for this uh, charming abode in Australia. So obviously, it’s this week’s column, right? I mean, I’ll be honest, at first this rock house seems like a real historic charmer. It has a clawfoot tub, for chrissakes, which everyone knows means it’s […]

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Let’s Open Up the Weird Wednesday WTF Mailbag, Shall We?

By Bethany Erickson / July 10, 2019 / 3 Comments

When you’ve spent almost two years writing about the weird (and sometimes wonderful) things in the world, you get a bit of a reputation. And then because of that reputation, people send you emails with suggestions of things to write about. And suddenly, you’ve become a hoarder of WTF. Your virtual mailbox becomes this thing […]

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Oh, Tell Me Where You Are, Where You Really Really Are

By Bethany Erickson / July 3, 2019 / 4 Comments

This week’s Wednesday WTF is a reader submission who says she really has questions about two things in this listing, which almost doesn’t qualify it for WTF status because typically, we are used to having so many questions. So many.

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The One Where We Go Back to Australia For Obvious Reasons

By Bethany Erickson / June 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

So I want to say right away that we like Australia, as a concept. And as a country, it seems to have some pretty adventurous Realtors. But much like the U.S. Australia also has its share (apparently) of listings that are um, normal on the outside, and well, different on the inside. And listen, we’ve […]

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