Real Estate's Final Frontier?

By
Real Estate Broker/Owner with New Paradigm Partners LLC EB #1326335

According to the folks over at MovotoBlog, it would only cost me $1,920,000,000 to launch my house into space. I don't know about you, but that seems a bit steep, as attractive as the idea is. Maybe I'll submit a counter.

If you've always wanted to know what it would cost to launch your home into space, here's your opportunity:

 


Real Estate’s Final Frontier
By Movoto Real Estate
Posted by
Mary & Dick

Mary & Dick Greenberg
New Paradigm Partners LLC
2601 S. Lemay Ave. #41
Fort Collins, CO 80525
970-689-4663
www.maryanddick.com

 

Data Source: IRES MLS

close

Re-Blogged 1 time:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
  1. Bob Crane 10/14/2012 05:09 AM
Topic:
ActiveRain Community
Groups:
"Whacked"!!!
WeBlog Anything (almost)!
Bartender, Make it a Double
The Lounge at Active Rain
BananaTude
Tags:
real estate humor
movoto
houses in space

Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Spam prevention
Show All Comments
Rainmaker
238,721
Peggy Hughes
PHA/Peggy Hughes Associates - Professional Moving Organizer - San Francisco, CA
SF NYC LA

Interesting concept and lots of fun... thanks, Dick.

Oct 06, 2012 09:52 AM #7
Ambassador
1,140,024
Belinda Spillman
Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado - Aurora, CO
Your Guide to Joyful Colorado Living!

Dick,  This is a crazy idea.  It would be intersting but I just wonder how Rocky would adapt.

Oct 06, 2012 10:49 AM #8
Rainmaker
765,766
Ron Marshall
Marshall Enterprises - Saint Michael, MN
Birdhouse Builder Extraordinaire

Hi, Dick....

Sometimes I think I have aliens in my shouse as it is. Thanks anyway....

Oct 06, 2012 11:01 AM #9
Rainmaker
524,798
Chris and Dick Dovorany
Homes for Sale in Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero, Florida - Naples, FL
Broker/Associate at Premiere Plus Realty

Now thats funny.  I'd love to launch this place.  Now there's an incentitive to get that next listing.

Oct 06, 2012 11:39 AM #10
Rainer
338,033
Jennifer Prestwich
Henderson, Thornton, Broomfield and Westminster - Henderson, CO
Your Castle RE Colorado

Haha - funny but I hadn't been thinking about launching my house into space... but I am now!  :)

Oct 06, 2012 12:16 PM #11
Rainmaker
1,462,075
Ron & Alexandra Seigel
ra@napaconsultants.com - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Marketing

Dick,

that is too funny, I am sure there are people who would pay to launch a houseful of individuals into outer space!  What a clever idea! A

Oct 06, 2012 12:38 PM #12
Ambassador
1,581,537
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

Dick- Send me a postcard when you get there!!!!!  Love this. 

 

Oct 06, 2012 01:10 PM #13
Ambassador
686,724
Charita Cadenhead
Keller Williams Realty - Birmingham, AL
Serving Jefferson and Shelby Counties (Alabama)
Earth suits me fine Dick. Heck I don't even like to fly anymore. But this would classify as a back up plan?
Oct 07, 2012 04:34 AM #14
Rainmaker
1,748,723
Dorie Dillard
Coldwell Banker United Realtors - Austin, TX
Realtor-Canyon Creek- NW, Austin TX Homes For Sale

Good morning Dick,

I missed this post..but am coming over from Kathy's post this morning with her Ah-ha moments! I can see why this post got her vote!! Cool stuff!!

Oct 07, 2012 05:53 AM #15
Ambassador
799,074
Debb Janes
The Carl Group, LLC - Camas, WA
REALTOR®, EcoBroker Camas, Washington

Funny Dick. Mine wouldn't cost quite as much as yours, but still it's pretty spendy.  I'm sure I'd miss gardening in outer space. Can't fathom having meteors and planets floating around in the back yard. Therefore, not quite ready to launch...

Oct 07, 2012 06:51 AM #16
Rainmaker
1,444,415
Kristin Johnston, Waukesha Realtor 414-254-6647
RE/MAX Realty Center - Waukesha, WI
Waukesha County Realtor, RE/MAX Buyer Agent

I saw your post over on Kathys round up...glad I stopped over to see it...Enjoy your sunday GO PACK GO!

Oct 07, 2012 07:10 AM #17
Rainmaker
567,278
Gary Frimann
Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates - Gilroy, CA
California Broker and REALTOR

Too expensive for me, so I am going to wait and see if the price goes down.

Oct 07, 2012 07:38 AM #18
Rainmaker
636,104
Joy Daniels
Joy Daniels Real Estate Group, Ltd. - Harrisburg, PA

Hmmmmm. . . I think I'll sell it and at least break even on it! :)  My launch cost is under $900,000, but still not worth the temporary thrill!  That was fun!  Thanks for sharing.

Oct 07, 2012 08:41 AM #19
Rainmaker
1,105,223
Michael Jacobs
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Pasadena, CA
PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393

Hi Dick -- early adapters pay the price to be innovators --- wait until the bugs are worked out and the price comes down....just sayin'.

Oct 07, 2012 09:27 AM #20
Rainmaker
554,552
Gretchen & Mel Ahrens
ColumbiaGorgeFSBO.com - Hood River, OR

What a funny program. I never imagined wondering how much my house would cost to "launch". Thanks for the morning chuckle.

Gretchen

Oct 07, 2012 09:52 AM #21
Rainmaker
420,201
Melissa Marro
Watson Realty Corp - Saint Augustine, FL
St Augustine, St Johns, Ponte Vedra

What a funny program. I wonder what the inspiration for this was. I have a feeling it is cheaper to build there. =)

Oct 07, 2012 10:50 AM #22
Ambassador
1,581,537
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

    
  Thanks for the Ah-ha moment!
Featured you in my Weekly Post!

Oct 07, 2012 01:14 PM #23
Rainmaker
171,390
Dale Samples
304.741.4705 • www.dalesamples.com - Charleston, WV
REALTOR -Homes for Sale Charleston, West Virgini
Mine would be a bit pricey to complete. Maybe I'll send my builder into space instead.
Oct 07, 2012 06:43 PM #24
Rainmaker
646,936
Michelle Cooks
Charles Stallions Real Estate Services - Pace, FL
Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management

How would you get back? I can see the day very soon that people are going to start living there on a permanent basis

Oct 08, 2012 08:01 PM #25
Ambassador
1,085,402
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9663

Thanks for the price estimate Dick, I think I will just save my money and leave my house right where it is.

Oct 09, 2012 04:09 PM #26
Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Show All Comments
Ambassador
1,251,207

Dick Greenberg

Northern Colorado Residential Real Estate
Have Questions? Need Answers? We'd Love To Help.
*
*
*
Spam prevention

Additional Information