House on auction for $1

Retired couple, Michael and Phyllis Thoms, have placed their house on sale at auction, with a reserve of $1!!
The Thoms’ 3 bedroom house is in the Christchurch ‘red zone’ and was damaged in the quakes. Since the quakes, the couple have lost $400,000 on the house and now just want out.
All that the couple want from the sale is enough money to visit their family in the UK.
Many believe that the couple deserve to receive something good, as they have always given to others.
They both did a lot of youth work in their younger years and they are the first to help others in need.
Since the earthquake, Michael and Phyllis have lost 4 close family members, their grandson has been diagnosed with leukaemia and their granddaughter has undergone 4 operations for her heart condition.
Harcourt’s Grenadier Real Estate believe that the couple deserve something back after their years of work and kindness.
The agent doesn’t believe the property will raise much money, but the company has promised to add to whatever money is made to pay for return flights to the UK for the couple.
Article written by Β D Mulhern











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ORE MASTER
6 years ago

One dollar house yay!

ORE MASTER
6 years ago

I will buy it

greendale
greendale
6 years ago

I could buy the house

Me myself and i
Me myself and i
6 years ago

Gd on them, hope they get to go to uk

tamatea
tamatea
6 years ago

I hope they get to UK feel sorry for them. πŸ™

crazy unicorn
6 years ago

i whant that house

kirsty
6 years ago

wow one dollar house i want to buy it for my family

stampylongnose
6 years ago

i will buy it now hahahahahahahaha

Kassanova Begal
6 years ago

You can’t buy the house with just 1 dollar its 1 dollar reserve, which means that people can get the house reserved for a dollar, but if the house were a dollar to keep I could buy it anytime I want it.

brad
brad
6 years ago

that is crazy

veeral (yolo fallen)
6 years ago

Wow but really 1$!

URLoved
URLoved
6 years ago

Pretty lucky for the homeless the house. Easy to buy.

stella
stella
6 years ago

If I was selling a house I will makes it 1000 dollers

armani
6 years ago

wow i feel for them being on the red zone and all.
hopefully they get to the U.K

tis
tis
6 years ago

I”m gonna tell me mummy and daddy about this, WOWWWWW!!!!!! That is so awesome, I wonder if someone buys that house ’cause i would!!!! πŸ˜€ πŸ˜› πŸ™‚

Random Guy
Random Guy
6 years ago

What the heck, I’m buying that.

Caprice YOLO
Caprice YOLO
6 years ago

Well, It’s in the RED ZONE!! y would u wanna buy that???

sarah
sarah
6 years ago

Omg!!!!!!

REV
REV
6 years ago

that news is great for ODD STUFF!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

kerikeri
kerikeri
6 years ago

mine!

mellons
mellons
6 years ago

that is cray cray!!!!!

phen dog
phen dog
4 years ago

crazy i wold by it for ten buck so i will get it

The Cricket Guy
The Cricket Guy
4 years ago

That’s mine

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