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Addicted to Realtor.com

Although it will probably be several years before we build a house on our 13 acres of mountain awesomeness, my eyes are always on the lookout for home ideas. This may have lead to me spending a few (only 6 or so) hours on Realtor.com yesterday. If you follow LambAround on Pinterest, you might have noticed a flood of home decor pins from me, many with the generic description "Find this home on realtor.com", as I was in too big of a hurry to pin the next photo to be bothered writing anything.

As the point of this browsing was to find inspiration for our future dream home, it would make a lot of sense to search within the price range we'll be building in.

The multimillion dollar homes just look so much better though!

Here are some of my favorite photos:

How can I duplicate this within our HOA's 2 story building limit? Also, how can I make this San Francisco home not look out of place in the mountains?

That's silly. It would look adorable in the mountains!

I don't do windows. Still, it's an appealing look.

 Yes, I actually found a home with its very own SPA room! Come to think of it, it's almost silly to build a dream home and not include a spa room, right? I can hear the soft music now.

 
Every morning, I'd come downstairs into this grand living room and feel like I'm off to the opera.

Future Dream Kitchen Photo #1

 
Future Dream Kitchen Photo #2
(But with a much larger island)

 Future Dream Kitchen Photo #3
(These would be the pantry doors, of course.) 

Future Dream Kitchen Photo #4

The plan is to meld all 4 kitchen photos into one glorious dream kitchen.

Also, I expect our future dream home to always be immaculately clean, just like in these photos. Sure, we don't keep our current house very tidy, but I'm convinced that having such a nice San Francisco-inspired home will transform Sexy Nerd into some kind of magical cleaning man, sort of like the dad on Full House.

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