It may seem like it will take a few years to sell the home that has inspired generations of people around the world.
But for many, that’s only the first step.
And it could take even longer for people who bought a home in the early 1900s to come around to the idea of long houses, which are more common in the Northeast.
The homes have long been considered the ideal home for young people.
Some even go back to the days when it was easy to buy a home with a view of Lake Erie and the Statue of Liberty.
But a recent survey by the real estate firm RealtyTrac, which surveyed more than 1,000 homeowners across the U.S., found that a majority of respondents still believe long homes are a luxury and not a necessity.
“People have this idea that long homes need to be the new way of living, and it’s certainly true that long houses are not for everyone,” said Richard W. Schulte, the RealtyTran Surveyor and co-founder of Realty Trac.
But he noted that “the long house has been a luxury that has been around for a very long time, and is often the preferred style of home for a certain age group.”
“For the majority of homeowners, a long home can be considered a luxury,” he added.
The survey, which was conducted in March, asked homeowners if they would consider buying a house with a long garden or a swimming pool in a year, and if they had any special needs.
It also looked at a host of other questions about how well a house is insulated and insulated-ready and whether the owner of the house has any pets or other living arrangements.
For some, the decision to buy long houses comes down to their comfort level.
“A lot of people are really excited about long houses,” said Sarah R. Johnson, a property manager at The Landlord, a rental property agency in St. Louis.
“I see that as a really positive thing.”
Johnson also noted that many people who live in long homes aren’t looking to buy more expensive homes, but rather are interested in saving money.
“People who are not particularly big buyers may be concerned about being able to save on rent and other expenses, or they may not want to buy something that they don’t really like,” she said.
“For a lot of long house owners, the key is how well they can manage that space.”
The survey results show that a lot is still being learned about long house design.
It found that while most people think long houses make sense, a majority still think a long, sturdy home can hold its own against the competition.
But the survey also showed that people are becoming increasingly willing to spend more on their long homes.
Only 20 percent of people who said they bought their long home in 2010 said they spent more than $200,000 on the home.
Another key finding from the survey was that people have more in common than they might realize when it comes to the kind of house they’re considering buying.
Among people who were planning on buying a home at the beginning of the century, 70 percent said they were in favor of buying a longer house, compared to 36 percent who said the opposite.
While the survey found that most people are still interested in long houses and would buy one today, the number of people saying they are not currently planning on making that move has decreased.
The average age of respondents who planned on buying the longest home in their lifetime was 61.4 years, while the average age for those who bought one today was 55.7 years.
As long as people have money, they’re more likely to buy longer homes, said Shirell McNeill, a real estate agent and owner of McNeill Properties in Long Island City, N.Y. And as long as the home is of high quality, there’s no need to spend so much on renovations, she added.
For the most part, people are now more willing to buy homes with a pool, which McNeill called “one of the best pieces of architecture in the world.”
And the number who would consider purchasing a home of that kind in the future is growing.
Still, McNeill said, it’s important for people to remember that a long-term investment can be a long investment.
She also said it’s worth noting that a home doesn’t need to have a swimming-pool in it, as some people might think.
“The thing about long homes is that people think they need to go all the way to the bottom and have a pool for their children to play in,” McNeill explained.
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