February 11, 2012

Happy Birthday to Us!

Did you know that Burbed turned six last week?  Our very first post was on February 4th, 2006.  Here’s a peek:


What’s really great about the very first house on Burbed is it’s a castle on Buckingham Avenue!  That’s like finding a ski chalet on Zermatt Street, or a tilt-up industrial building on Technology Drive!

If you look up the listing history on Redfin, we can see just how good a job the agent did with that $555K asking price.


What do you think this house would sell for in today’s fever-pitched market?  Close to Facebook… I would say $888K FTW!


Any suggestions for celebrating six years of Burbed content?  This is an open thread.

Comments (7) -- Posted by: madhaus @ 5:09 am

7 Responses to “Happy Birthday to Us!”

  1. SEA Says:

    “In RBA we trust.”

  2. arnold Says:

    even your tax bill went down on the value of 456k

    anyone seen real estater around lately??

  3. sprezzatura Says:

    Congratulations to all!!

  4. Petsmart groomer Says:

    Maybe start paying dividends?

  5. PKamp3 Says:

    Congrats – 6 years! Based on longevity alone, you’ll be well positioned for the next bubble.

    This next bubble will be Even More Special™ and combine all the best features of both a tech and real estate bubble – at the same time!

  6. steve Says:

    happy birthday!

  7. gallileo Says:

    Six years! If you redshirted, you would be in kindergarten!

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