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Show Of Hands June 12th, 2014 2:48pm

Do you live in an apartment or condo?

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AGC246 Florida
06/15/14 1:41 pm

I'm actually a little surprised that there aren't more people living in apartments or condos.
I lived in a house my whole life, then a college dorm room for a year, then an apartment for a year, & now a house again.

XercesBlue ...
06/13/14 4:02 pm

Houses are cheap here - one of the benefits of living in a company town away from major cities.

9289 Michigan
06/16/14 6:01 am

Cheap housing in CA? You must live in the extreme desert.

XercesBlue ...
06/16/14 6:04 am

My idea of cheap is relative to California prices only too - which is a big factor lol

06/13/14 3:59 pm

Live on my own land in a bank owned home...

Shiggybythebay Proud Bay Area Native
06/13/14 2:22 am

I love in a big 4 bedroom three bathroom house. There are two of us.

mac007 Mars
06/12/14 9:15 pm

I live in a condo just across from the local park.

Ivyra Earth
06/12/14 8:09 pm

I lived in an apartment for most of my life, but not in the last 4 years.

06/12/14 7:47 pm

Although I understand the question, it could have been worded better.

dahawwl Texas
06/12/14 5:22 pm

Condo...townhouse...what's the difference?

singkitty In the cloud
06/12/14 4:35 pm

Apartment. It's tiny but it's home.

Br@ndon Your Soul
06/12/14 4:10 pm

Stupid question. Do more people live in an house than an apartment?

alynn Somewhere wonderful
06/12/14 2:30 pm

I do. 16 floors up. I love it...except when there's a power outage and I have to climb those stairs. Good cardio though!

centexken Republic of Texas
06/12/14 12:14 pm

For those that hate yard work, there are robotic lawn mowers now.

06/13/14 3:14 pm

It's not just the yard work. Having a lawn is such a giant waste of time, money, water, you name it. AstroTurf makes more sense.

ImNotTony asks...
06/12/14 11:59 am

No. I met tony at his yesterday. The fact that I met him is more proof of who I'm not, stop it with the crazy-assed conspiracies.

And no, I wasn't in a parallel universe meeting an alternate version of myself.

deathvalley Chicago native
06/12/14 10:49 am

No and I don't miss climbing 3 flights of stairs either

bMyComrade Stumptown
06/12/14 10:38 am

A lovely apartment in a great location, with a very weird, alcoholic, but quiet and fairly easy going, roommate. Works just fine for me.

jeffrey306 steel town
06/12/14 9:54 am

Yes. Condo in the city. We sold our home 2 years ago and 'right sized' into a 1200 sq ft condo. Save a ton on energy bills and use transit or bike to get to work. It's awesome!

demandside New Keynesian
06/12/14 9:52 am

CONDOS!!! Free landscaping included

krayzewolf New Hampshire
06/12/14 9:50 am

Town house. Because, screw yard work. :)

jamjay Atlanta, Ga
06/12/14 9:47 am

I own a home but keep apartments for work.
I really enjoy the life style.

Kimbobee the middle of nowhere
06/12/14 9:10 am

A cute little townhouse :)

Emily33 North Carolina
06/12/14 9:05 am

Yes. With thin walls and loud neighbors

Zod Above Pugetropolis
06/12/14 8:54 am

Not for about 30 years. We really prefer having the peace and quiet of a house in the country.

Antoinette Michigan
06/12/14 8:47 am

I wish. Sounds way better than living at home.

HappyLez No Worries... Be Happy
06/12/14 8:26 am

Adult Community
Semi Attached single story homes
Love it!
I have a 5 foot area around the outside to etc..
They do Everything else! Grass, Trees, Snow... Even Includes repair the Appliances... :)
Ahhhhh retirement... :D

06/12/14 8:07 am

308 Negra Arroyo Lane

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/12/14 8:53 am

If that is your real address, you must not be very concerned about Internet privacy! LOL

06/12/14 10:09 am

If you googled it you'd understand.

06/12/14 9:22 pm

What do u watch? If u live up to your screen name odds are we probably enjoy the same things.

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/12/14 9:31 pm

If by "live up to my screen name," you mean, am I really a grandma, I sure am! Four grandkids, ranging from 4 to 18.

I watch very little TV. We don't even have cable. One program that I enjoy is Alex Trebek's Jeopardy.

06/12/14 9:33 pm

It's a privilege to be a grandparent. Jeopardy is good. What else u got?

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/12/14 9:37 pm

I can't think of any other tv program that I watch regularly. Honestly!

ainsleyy previously kitkat123
06/12/14 9:38 pm

lol breaking bad

06/12/14 9:38 pm

Ur a grandma! Thunk of something! It doesn't have to be regularly but something u enjoy.

06/13/14 6:11 am

These are old people shows. There hasta be a sitcom or something that you've enjoyed.

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 6:20 am

I'm old! LOL Why shouldn't I enjoy "old people" shows? We have an analog TV, no cable, with a converter to make it work and an indoor antenna ("rabbit ears"). Ha ha!

But, it's ok, because I hardly ever bother with TV - and that was true, even ...

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 6:22 am

... when I was young.

True story. When we were first married, we didn't buy a TV at first. It just wasn't a high priority. One day, my mother came to visit and was horrified. "Get my daughter a TV!" So, my husband ...

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 6:25 am

... found an old TV on a tree lawn somewhere, brought it home and set it up in the living room. It didn't work, but the next time my mother came to visit, she was relieved. Lucky she didn't ask us to turn it on. ROFL

I loved my mother and don't ...

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 6:27 am

... mean that in disrespect, but we always thought it was funny. Eventually, we decided to buy a real TV, but it was never heavily used.

06/13/14 6:29 am

Ok. Very strange. Nonetheless aside from playing with ur grandchildren what do u do for entertainment??

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 8:59 am

- Play iPod Touch games (like Words w. Friends, Scramble, KenKen, Sudoku)
- Play on SOH
- Read (science fiction, light mystery)
- Go for walks
- Crossword puzzles in newspaper
- Game called mahj with my friends (NOT the computer matching game)

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 9:05 am

- Go to the park
- Go out to eat
- Free outdoor concerts in the summer
- Go to the local swimming pool

Not a complete list, but should give you an idea. By the way, my older grandkids are 16 & 18, so I don't "play" with them. LOL The little ...

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 9:08 am

... ones are little girls, 4 and 8. I wish we got to see them more often, but they are out of town.

Getting back to your original comment, what did you mean by "live up to your username"?

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 9:16 am

You said, "If u live up to your screen name odds are we probably enjoy the same things." What did you mean, since you are obviously much younger than me?

06/13/14 6:42 pm

What gives you the impression that I am younger than you?

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/13/14 8:35 pm

Well, I'm guessing early 50's, based on your pic (though I realize it may not be you) and a general impression of your polls and some of your comments.

Am I right or wrong? How old do you think I am?

06/13/14 11:54 pm

It's my son. And judging by ur replys id say ur 82 but looks wise...early 60s.

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/14/14 5:53 am

Right in the middle of your two guesses ... I'm 71.

I saw in another thread, where you said you started a business this year. (See, you have me so curious, I'm snooping! LOL) So, I guessed, you're not close to retirement age. ?????

06/14/14 5:27 pm

You age like fine wine. And I started my business and 2008.

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/14/14 5:46 pm

Thanks, Czar! That's very sweet. So, how old are you?

06/14/14 6:31 pm

I will have my actual profile pic up for an hour. How old do I look? Honest answers only. I've heard every age from a wide range of numbers so you'll not be insulting. Hit me.

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/14/14 7:18 pm

Either you are pulling my leg ... or you look much younger than your son ... or I'm hallucinating ... or there is a VERY weird SOH bug. The previous picture looked (as I said) about 50ish. The one you have up now looks about 30-35. I uploaded the ...

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/14/14 7:28 pm

I'm pretty sure you can look at pictures on Photobucket w/o logging in. I wanted a way to show you what I saw in your profile, in case SOH shows you something else. That happens sometimes. I will delete it, for your privacy, after you reply to me.

06/14/14 8:58 pm

Cute. Well I'm much younger than u guessed

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/14/14 9:22 pm

Now, you're messing with me! ROFLMAO

I saw the latest picture you posted (very handsome, by the way). Which of the three is you (if any)?

You seem to have discovered the Fountain of Youth - younger and younger each time.

06/14/14 9:24 pm

One pill a day keeps me young ;-)

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/14/14 9:36 pm

Can I buy some?

Not so much for me ... My husband is constantly asking me for a way he could get to be "20 years younger."

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/14/14 9:50 pm

At 308 Negra Arroyo Lane. Ha ha!

Thanks for the plug on the "follow me" poll.

06/14/14 9:52 pm

You live in ohio, I'm in New Mexico. I can fedex it

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/14/14 10:08 pm

The plot thickens ... Your profile says New York.

06/14/14 10:40 pm

I travel a lot. Plus i showed u three different pictures of myself and u point out my location??

GrandmaALiCE Rocky Mtns aerial view
06/15/14 6:21 am

Ha Ha Ha Ha! Your latest picture is very handsome ... whoever it really is.

06/15/14 10:43 am

Three pictures, one was my friend, another my cousin and another of me.