Older Houses, Time Capsules and Tight Driveways

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Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827

With the charm of older neighborhoods comes the charm of yesteryear's amenities such as coal shoots in the basement and driveways and garages just wide enough for a horse and small carriage.

The allure of living in a time capsule. The result of the clash of eras can be seen here.

clifton Louisville

Taken in the historic Clifton neighborhood in Louisville, KY.

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Dave Halpern, Realtor

The Dave Halpern Real Estate Group

Keller Williams Realty Louisville East

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Chris Alston
Chris Alston (Keller Williams Realty, Silicon Valley, California) - Campbell, CA
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I guess going to fast in reverse, objects may appear closer or in this case hidden?  Dang!

Oct 08, 2011 11:21 AM #1
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Myrl Jeffcoat
GreatWest Realty - Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent

"The Clash of the Eras" - That's a very appropriate description of what has happened here.  All homes can confront issues of becoming outdated, but some certainly more than others.

Oct 08, 2011 02:46 PM #2
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Dave Halpern
Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827 - Louisville, KY
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Chris, Myrl,

Thanks for stopping by. I'm in and out of many historic homes. Some have been delightfully restored, some are still waiting.

Oct 08, 2011 03:14 PM #3
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Anne M. Costello
Weidel Realtors - Yardley, PA

Dave: Talk about one picture being worth a thousand words! This is a true example of functional obsolence.

Oct 23, 2011 12:07 AM #4
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Irene Durocher
Coldwell Banker BUYERS AGENT - Boca Raton, FL
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Hi Dave, its not so bad if you get a car with a sunroof or a convertible. Just think, it sure does make the car 

theft proof.   Irene Durocher Boca Raton,Fla. come visit my site, some great  Florida photos thanks

Oct 24, 2011 04:38 PM #5
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Paul Gapski
Berkshire Hathaway / Prudential Ca Realty - El Cajon, CA
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Thank you for sharing your blog; we need Real estate Professionals to share their comments and information regarding their markets and experiences. Thanks again from beautiful Sunny San Diego

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Joan Cox
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Dave, how do you possibly get out of the car?   I have seen driveways like this!  

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