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Renovated Warehouse Duplex - Small Apartment Lot - only 1 CC

by CatherineTCJD Posted 16th Aug 2013 at 3:04 AM - Updated 23rd Sep 2021 at 3:58 PM by CatherineTCJD
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Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
2021 UPDATE: Now with only 1 CC!
The new lot/new pictures are very similar - I just de-CCified the place! I tacked the new pictures on the end. (Click the "end" arrow under the above pictures to go straight there.)
- The original upload is still available - it you really want all that CC

--- You will need the Lifestyle Build Bundle if you want all the same walls I used.

CC Included:
- TBudgett's Retaining Wall mesh and pertinent recolor

Lot Size: 20X20
Lot Price: $111,654
Rent: $2,657 - $2,699


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ the original upload post follows below ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
This was once a fruit-packer warehouse in Simcotte (a small town just West of Clermont on the outskirts of Orlando.) Cat saw it one day as she was traveling through Simtral Florida, and knew she had to save it somehow. After inquiring at the local Post Office for any information about the current owners - she finally traced it down to the long defunct Pre-Peeled Fruit Factory. [I'm not makin' this stuff up, folks! There really was a "Pre-Peeled" Fruit place - I always wondered how the fruit grew without any skin? Maybe that's why it's been abandoned for 20+ years? Uh huh...]

Anyway - after taking the structure all the way back to the studs, Cat renovated the space into a one bedroom, one and a half bathroom Modern Duplex.

Each apartment has three levels: The main living level with a Gourmet kitchen and counter bar, living area with TV, and a small half bathroom.


The lower level is the bedroom and main bathroom. And, the upper level - loft style - includes a computer, piano, and an easel.


Welcome home.


sVr Listing Information for the Renovated Duplex
  • Price: $90,680
  • Rent Range: $2,240 - $2,287
  • Lot size: 20X20 (2X2)
  • # of Units: 2
  • 2,158 sq ft - Total covered living space. Each unit is 1,079 sq ft
  • Each Unit includes: 1 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath, eat-in kitchen, living room, loft area

Interior Features
  • Floor Coverings: hardwood, carpet, tile
  • Kitchen: energy efficient, Maxis Brand Products - dishwasher, disposal, fridge, range
  • Fireplace: no
  • Amenities: Cable Available, Smoke Alarm(s), Burglar Alarm
  • Energy Features: Energy Saver Appliances, Thermal Pane Windows

Exterior Features
  • Parking: None
  • Siding: Stucco over brick
  • Lot Description: Paved Street
  • Roof Type: Steep pitched Shed
  • # of Stories: 3
  • Yard/Grounds: Landscaped
  • Foundation: Basement
  • Lot Size: 1,200 sq. ft

Utilities
  • Heating: Central
  • Cooling: Central
  • Water: Well
  • Sewer: Septic

Additional Information
  • County: Pleasant
  • Property Sub-type: Multi Family - Duplex
  • Tract or Subdivision: Downtown
  • Zoning: R-1
  • Listing provided courtesy of: CatherineTCJD of SimsVirtualRealty


A side-note for interested investors -
I made this lot with the aide of Numenor's AGS (what a wonderful tool!) It needs all EPs/SPs installed in order to work properly. I used minimal custom content. Most of which you probably already have, especially if you've used any of my other lots.

You will also need at least one recolor of Jonesi's Bed Blanket - I recommend these: Linen Solids by Amythestfenix @ S2A
And, for the windows, you'll need: Top Artefact by SimtopiX @ MTS2
Tall Embrasure Pair by SimtopiX @ MTS2
and the round window from Helios Sectional Set by Windkeeper @ TSR

If you don't have these already, I would strongly suggest getting them, or your alarms will be visible and ugly:
- Ceiling Light FIX by Menaceman44 @ MTS2
- Invisiblesmokealarm by PFfish @ MTS2
- Invisibleburglaralarm by pfish @ MTS2


Thank you for downloading! Please leave me a comment - tell me what you think ;-)

Lot Size: 2x2
Lot Price: $90,680

Custom Content Included:
- CheapShowerBackless by HugeLunatic & Hokadk47 @ sims2artists
- MTS-senesi2003_tinyceilinglight by senesi2003 @ MTS2
- SA99-ZenBambooPlanterMESH by SA99 @ TSR
- sasituttifruttibarmirrorrecol2 by engelchen
- sasituttifruttibarmirror by sasi
- MsB_CounterValue_Island_MESH by MsBarrows @ MTS2

Additional Credits:
Thank you to all the CC creators! I love playing with, and sharing, all your beautiful stuffeths

Thank you Numenor for the AGS.
MTS2 for the opportunity to share.
And EAxis for the game.



Download files

Filename Size Downloads Date
RenovatedWarehouseDuplex_2021-CGT.zip | 2021 Remake with only 1 CC. Yay! ...Built with the UC.

Size: 1.55 MB · Downloads: 33 · 23rd Sep 2021
1.55 MB 33 23rd Sep 2021
Duplex $90680.zip | Duplex Apartment Lot - 2 Units. Must have all EPs to AL (Apartment Life) installed to use this lot.

Size: 1.21 MB · Downloads: 1,264 · 16th Aug 2013
1.21 MB 1,264 16th Aug 2013

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Number of bedrooms: 1 Bedroom
Custom Content Included: Build content only
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Not Applicable

Tags: #duplex, #2 units, #apartment, #renovated, #re-purposed, #loft, #old factory, #warehouse, #modern, #pets allowed, #CatherineTCJD