OT - I don't _hate_ McMansions

Kimball Larsen kimball at kimballlarsen.com
Wed Jun 18 12:08:38 MDT 2008

On Jun 18, 2008, at 12:03 PM, Dave Smith wrote:

> Kimball Larsen wrote:
>> I took my daughter to a birthday party yesterday.  Her friend's  
>> neighborhood is very upscale (in the Boise, ID area) and very new.   
>> Most homes likely sell in the $500-750k range, and are 2-3 story  
>> 5000 sqft monstrosities.  Driving up the street to the home of her  
>> friend, I was stunned to realize that what I thought was 1 really  
>> large house turned out to be 3 separate homes placed so close  
>> together as to appear to be one long building when you were viewing  
>> them at an angle of more than about 30 degrees.
> Quail Ridge?

I don't know the name of the development, but here is a google maps  
link to it:


Their house was right on the cul-de-sac you can see there in the  
middle of the map.

- Kimball

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