For anybody driving round a longtime neighborhood of conventional properties in Madison, WI, one residence on Stevens Avenue stands out. Or would not stand out.
“It’s an earth-sheltered residence. Not essentially constructed into the bottom, however it’s earth-covered on the roof and on a few sides,” explains the itemizing agent, Jennifer Rios. “It is in a form of older neighborhood, with typical midcentury properties and older.”
She says she would not consider any comparable earth-covered residence could be discovered inside no less than a 10-mile radius.
The fashion has proved fashionable with patrons. The house was listed for $329,900, and a number of provides above the itemizing value got here in after only a few days available on the market.
“We went into it not likely realizing what to anticipate with the distinctiveness of the house,” Rios explains. “I laid out two eventualities: On this market, we’ll both see a