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Newbie Road 68 [NL] - Starter House

by plasticbox Posted 1st May 2006 at 7:28 PM - Updated 22nd Sep 2008 at 12:58 AM by plasticbox
7 Comments / replies (Who?) - 5 Feedback Posts, 2 Thanks Posts
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Title: Newbie Road 68 [NL] - Starter House
Category: Lots & Housing > Residential > Starter Homes

Cost: 19.952
Lot size: 3x2

Nightlife expansion required.
Custom content included: 1 x Wallpaper, by myself

Four-bedroom starter house, furnished for 1-2 sims but can easily hold a larger family and will also support community lifestyles (three of the bedrooms are large enough for a double bed, and there's four bathrooms). Enough room for driveways, combined kitchen/dining/living room with large terrace in font, some landscaping/decoration.

1 x double bedroom
4 x bathroom (2 x furnished)
1 x kitchen/dining/living room
4 x spare room (unfurnished)

One of the bathrooms (the leftmost one in the overview screenshot) can also be converted into another small bedroom, if you move the left wall by one tile. Basic appliances included: lights, toilet, bathtub, fridge, kitchen sink, phone, trash can, smoke detector, burglar alarm, bookshelf. This house also has a TV.

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.

Have fun!

- Street view
- Backside
- Floor plan
- Overview
- Interior, detail
Number of bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included: Build content only
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
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
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Size: 471.1 KB · Downloads: 4,990 · 1st May 2006
471.1 KB 4,990 1st May 2006
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
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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#2 Old 1st May 2006 at 9:26 PM
WOW-- great starter house-- I love that it's so big
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#3 Old 2nd May 2006 at 12:41 AM
You are my favourite house maker for the Sims 2. I believe I have the vast majority of your houses uploaded into my game. Thank you so much for taking the time to make these houses and upload them for others to use. I enjoy playing with them and look forward to seeing more.
Test Subject
#4 Old 2nd May 2006 at 7:37 AM
very adorable. thanks a lot.
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#5 Old 13th May 2006 at 10:25 PM
I just want to say that I love your houses. I do believe I have just about all of them. They are wonderful. Thank you
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#6 Old 30th May 2006 at 8:18 PM
I've really enjoyed this house. I plan to open a subdivision filled with them. They are so well planned. THANKS!!
Test Subject
#7 Old 5th Mar 2016 at 1:28 AM
thank you
#8 Old 9th Jan 2017 at 5:08 AM
Thank you so much! I needed a house with two doubles, that was affordable and easily playable. Wow, I couldn't have found better! I also really love the soft exterior color.