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Newbie Road 65 [NL] - Under 15.000

by plasticbox Posted 28th Apr 2006 at 6:20 PM - Updated 21st Sep 2008 at 11:55 PM by plasticbox : Added cross-reference
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Title: Newbie Road 65 [NL] - Under 15.000
Category: Lots & Housing > Residential > Starter Homes

Cost: 14.979
Lot size: 2x3

Nightlife expansion required.
No custom content.

Starter house for 2-3 sims, furnished for 1-2, some landscaping/decoration. Very easy to expand with a garage or top floor or both (see Newbie Road 65a and 65b).

1 x double bedroom
1 x bathroom
1 x kitchen/dining/living room
1 x spare room (unfurnished)

Basic appliances included: lights, toilet, bathtub, fridge, kitchen sink, phone, burglar alarm, bookshelf. This house also has a TV. No smoke detector, no trash can.

Expandability: Garage or other rooms can be added on to the left, and/or a top floor.

If you get an "expansion pack data required" error upon installation, use Clean Installer instead of the Maxis one. Apparently this is a known issue (not specific to this download), see this thread describing the problem and this post (daysies) explaining the workaround.


See also:
Newbie Road 65a - two-story version, under 20.000
Newbie Road 65b - extended version with garage, under 20.000

- Street view
- Backside
- Floor plan
- Overview
Number of bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included: None
Furnishings: Starter Furnishings

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 2 Nightlife
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Size: 642.1 KB · Downloads: 4,690 · 28th Apr 2006
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Basic Download and Install Instructions:

1. Download: Click the download link to save the .rar or .zip file(s) to your computer.

2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.

3. Install: Double-click on the .sims2pack file to install its contents to your game. The files will automatically be installed to the proper location(s).
  • You may want to use the Sims2Pack Clean Installer instead of the game's installer, which will let you install sims and pets which may otherwise give errors about needing expansion packs. It also lets you choose what included content to install. Do NOT use Clean Installer to get around this error with lots and houses as that can cause your game to crash when attempting to use that lot. Get S2PCI here: Clean Installer Official Site.
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Lab Assistant
#2 Old 28th Apr 2006 at 8:01 PM
Thank you!! Starter homes are so hard for me to make...cause as in real life, I'm not money conscious at all!! lol

Check out my site: SIMple Realty
Test Subject
#3 Old 28th Apr 2006 at 9:26 PM
I just love all your starter homes! I think I have them all. They are easy to decorate as all the rooms are nice and spacious. Maxis starter homes often don't have room for a double bed and a dresser in the bedroom! And yours are often easy to expand once the family starts growing some. And because it seems all my houses all look the same if I make them, you help add a visual variety to my neighborhood! Thank you! Keep up the FANTASTIC work!
Lab Assistant
#4 Old 28th Apr 2006 at 10:59 PM
... how'd you get the roof like that??? it's not symmetrical, I didn't think it was possible to get it to line up like that... I MUST KNOW YOUR SECRETS!!! Please?
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Original Poster
#5 Old 28th Apr 2006 at 11:31 PM
The roof? That's just two parts of roof, one wider than the other ... no special tricks involved. I'm not really sure what you mean with "line up like that" though -> ?
Test Subject
#6 Old 29th Apr 2006 at 4:43 PM
I absolutely love all your starter homes, they're perfect for filling up my empty neighbourhoods from all the expansions. Thank you so much!
Lab Assistant
#7 Old 6th May 2006 at 7:07 AM
Hmm. Angle was strange. What I dont get is why the walls didnt come down over the porch with the roof... its just the roof tiles... I didnt think that was possible...
Pettifogging Legalist!
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Original Poster
#8 Old 6th May 2006 at 3:52 PM
Ah, ok. You can delete those walls with the wall tool (the walls over the porch, I mean) -- does this answer your question?
Test Subject
#9 Old 5th Mar 2016 at 1:25 AM
thank you