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Simnation Federal Reserve

by panmines Posted 1st Jun 2014 at 11:04 PM
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Requires special installation slightly different from my other lots, please read installation tab.

Have you ever had an urge to wage macroeconomic havoc in your sim world just like real central banks do in real life? Well now you can with the Simination Federal Reserve Building. This institution comes loaded with various monetary tools to combat high unemployment and stimulate growth. Whether you choose to conduct tens of billions of Simoleon dollars worth of mortgage backed securities purchases in the open market operations room or just leave it to the 42 Simoleons printing presses located in the three story basement below, the nation’s money supply (and for that matter a quarter of the world's) is in your hands. Just be careful not to lower those interest rates too low. We wouldn't want artificially cheap credit to encourage anyone to make any major malinvestment. (cough cough)

I modeled the building after the real United States Federal Reserve building (called the Eccles Building) in Washington D.C. Its most notable features; the three story basement simoleon counterfeiting operation, the Open Market Operations room, the chairman's office, and the main lobby. The lot does have a practical use as a business lot. At one time I had a sim operate it and make money from hiring employees to run the printing presses in the basement. I would just pause the game when the employees showed up for work, made them selectable by using the InSIMenator hack and then order them to operate the counterfeiting machines, then lastly I would unselect them and unpause the game. Through another Hack I was able to hire up to 42 employees at one time to use all the machines! I think I remember making make around $45,000 for an 8hr work day. BEFORE YOU INSTALL THIS BUILDING: If you don't already have Numenor's Custom Walls Repository & Index installed in your game, you will need download and install that. There are download links to in the installation instructions. Also, the main window I used on the building is impossible to include into the lot package file, so download that with the link in the instructions. Make sure you read the install instructions tab!!!

Real World Compairison:

Inside in the lobby:

The three basement levels are where the printing process takes place.

Looks nice at night too.

Lot Size: 5x6
Lot Price: $764,693

Custom Content by Me:
- The Fed Upper Wall

Custom Content Included:
- Mountain Plaster Wallpaper by Tiko
- En Black PL T Wallpaper by Blueberry11
- S55 Versailles bis wall 2A by komosims
- S55 Versailles bis wall 2C by komosims
- Miasthma Wood Panelling by Sara_dippity
- Air Conditioning Rooftop Box by Cyclonesue
- En Black PR T Wallpaper by Blueberry11
- En Black P1 LB Wallpaper by Blueberry11
- Decorative Town Car by Cyclonesue
- Decorative Delivery Truck by Cyclonesue
- En Black Left Wallpaper by Blueberry11
- Flat Roof Trim - White Stone by Cyclonesue
- Rejal Buildset Door by Murano
- En Black Pan R Wallpaper by Blueberry11
- Small Grill with concrete surround by Cyclonesue
- Nouveau Fence (black) by Cyclonesue
- Emirates Fountain by senemm
- High Society Stairs *Recolorable* Recolor by chrissy6930
- Tri-Monitor PC Setup by Todd Kumpf
- Simple glass roof tile with frame from El Guapo Designs. by El Guapo Designs
- High Society Stairs *Recolorable* by chrissy6930
- Barely Bulb Ceiling Light by DOT
- "Rizzale's Apothecary" Scales by Kate
- Kitchen Window by sim_man123
- Fence Minilight by Windkeeper
- Floor Minilight by Windkeeper
- En Black P1 B Wallpaper by BlueBerry11
- Victorian Greenhouse Window c by Lethe_s
- Flag Pole with animate flag Sim 1 Recolor by frillen
- Flag Pole with animate flag Sim 3 Recolor by frillen
- Flag Pole with animate flag USA Recolor by frillen
- Flag Pole with animate flag Golden Recolor by frillen
- Flag Pole with animated flag by frillen
- Counter Productive Work Surface by HugeLunatic
- cosmetic Hanging Lamp by huabanzhu
- Investment Gold by Katy_76
- Victorian Master Bedroom Cabinet by JS&SimsBuilder&blondmermaid
- Victorian Bathroom End Table by JS&SimsBuilder&blondmermaid
- Victorian Building Roof by JS&SimsBuilder&blondmermaid
- Victorian Library Chair by JS&SimsBuilder&blondmermaid
- Victorian Greenhouse Window D by Lethe_s
- long medieval table - no legs by mia86
- long medieval table - rounded corner by mia86
- long medieval table - with legs REPOSITORY by mia86
- Dahlen Library Bookcase - Corner Unit by moune999
- MQ_Counterfeiting_machine_hack by monique
- Straight Pediment with Solid Wood 2-Tile Door by MsBarrows
- Straight Pediment with Solid Wood 1-Tile Door by MsBarrows
- Antique Banker's Lamp by thefuzmixman
- Antique Banker's Lamp Recolor by thefuzmixman
- Safe "SimSimo" Expensive by Katy_76
- Safe Deposit Boxes by Katy_76
- Doublewide Tieback Curtains by TheJim07
- Doublewide Tieback Curtains White Recolor by TheJim07
- Ceiling - External angle by TheJim07
- Flat ceiling by TheJim07
- Flat ceiling Recolor by TheJim07
- Vaulted ceiling by TheJim07
- Vaulted Ceiling Recolor by TheJim07
- Winged Triforce Sculpture by TheJim07
- Winged Triforce Sculpture Grey Recolor by TheJim07
- Winged Triforce Sculpture White Marble Recolor by TheJim07
- Winged Triforce Sculpture White Sandstone Recolor by TheJim07
- x1 Stair wall fix (near Maxis split level) by JRW
- x4 Stair wall fix by JRW
- x4 Stair wall fix Black Recolor by JRW
- x4 Stair wall fix Grey Recolor by JRW

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Number of bedrooms: Not Applicable
Custom Content Included: Build and Buy Mode Content
Furnishings: Fully Furnished
Special Flags: Not Applicable

Tags: #money, #federal, #reserve, #monetary, #economy, #bank, #loan

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