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How to Move an Entire House

How to Move an Entire House

By Elizabeth Finkelstein. Remember last Valentine’s Day, when we made a video about those 6 amazing historical homes being offered for free, provided they could be moved? Well, ever since then, we’ve received a slew of emails asking how one would go about moving a house!   Since I’ve never moved a house myself, I […]

Spotted on Craigslist! A Free Farmhouse in Iowa

Spotted on Craigslist! A Free Farmhouse in Iowa

by Rachael Meyerink We recently spotted this massive, classic Queen Anne in Ellston, Iowa, that is in desperate need of a new owner. According to this ad on Craigslist, it faces the wrecking ball unless someone is willing to save the day and move it to safety. The moving costs would be considerable, but the […]

Free House! A National Register-Listed Home in Fargo, ND

Free House! A National Register-Listed Home in Fargo, ND

by Elizabeth Finkelstein The best things in life are free, right? Houses included! Welcome to CIRCA’s new column, which spotlights wonderful old houses being offered entirely free-of-charge. First stop: Fargo, ND!   You never really know what you’ll find on Craigslist, but when an ad for a free historical house listed on the National Register […]

FREE Houses! All You Have to Do Is Move Them.

FREE Houses! All You Have to Do Is Move Them.

Being a historic preservation professional married to the director of a creative agency, I am constantly being challenged to appreciate the value of new things as much as I love the past (before I met Ethan, I would happily have plotted my overseas time travel to 1920s London and never looked back, even if it […]