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100 Ely Road - starter home

by romagi Posted 6th Jun 2009 at 3:29 AM
27 Comments / replies (Who?) - 22 Feedback Posts
Picked Upload! This is a picked upload! It showcases some of the best talent and creativity available on MTS and in the community.
Sims 3 starter house, this time with a more modern style.

So… one adult Sim gets $16,000 and 2 young adult Sims get $18,000 to start life.

This home has two nice sized bedrooms and two baths. It comes with basic starter furnishings, a smoke detector, TV, computer, bookcase, lighting, appliances and sleeping and seating for two to four Sims.

There is plenty of room for a drive and pool once you’re Sim gets on their feet! Some pretty outdoor potted plants would look nice in the back by the living room windows!

I LOVE the create-a-style tool! It is so nice to have matching anything and everything that you want. The nice thing is that if you not like the color of something you can use the color palette tool and change it the way you like and it does not cost your Sims a dime (dollar)! So don’t buy and replace - it costs $$$’s!

I’m sure that anyone that has played Sims 3 has figured out that you can click on the door and tell it to set it as the front door but I had to add this just in case someone had not noticed! I hated that we didn’t have that option in Sims 2!

My v/g card has apparently hit its limit, so ignore the horrible pics, if you have a decent card it will look better in your game!


HUGE THANKS to all the creators that are working hard on Sims 3 mods and creations, MTS for a place to share Sims 2 AND 3 and you for looking!

Furnished - $17,923
Unfurnished - $14,459

Lot Size: 2x3
Lot Price: $17,923

Number of bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms
Custom Content Included: None
Furnishings: Starter Furnishings
Special Flags: Not Applicable

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 3
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
100 Ely

Size: 996.6 KB · Downloads: 8,550 · 6th Jun 2009
996.6 KB 8,550 6th Jun 2009
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Quick Guide:

1. Click the file listed on the Files tab to download the file to your computer.
2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file.
2. Select the .sims3pack file you got from extracting.
3. Cut and paste it into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Downloads folder. If you do not have this folder yet, it is recommended that you open the game and then close it again so that this folder will be automatically created. Then you can place the .sims3pack into your Downloads folder.
5. Load the game's Launcher, and click on the Downloads tab. Select the house icon, find the lot in the list, and tick the box next to it. Then press the Install button below the list.
6. Wait for the installer to load, and it will install the lot to the game. You will get a message letting you know when it's done.
7. Run the game, and find your lot in Edit Town, in the premade lots bin.

Extracting from RAR, ZIP, or 7z: You will need a special program for this. For Windows, we recommend 7-Zip and for Mac OSX, we recommend Keka. Both are free and safe to use.

Need more help?

If you need more info, see Game Help:Installing TS3 Packswiki for a full, detailed step-by-step guide!
27 Comments / Replies (Who?) - 22 Feedback Posts
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#2 Old 6th Jun 2009 at 3:39 AM
I didn't know about clicking on the door. Thanks for the information. Also did you know that if a neat sim clicks on the floor the get the option to clean house. I love the new game.
Test Subject
#3 Old 6th Jun 2009 at 3:44 AM
Nice house
I have no creativity when it comes to building houses... Which is kinda funny
If i were to make something such as a map for a First person shooter it would look really creative but when it comes to making houses in the Sims 3 they come out looking ugly or just a big blob of square.
Forum Resident
#4 Old 6th Jun 2009 at 2:52 PM
Really nice! I like small houses. I also like a red/black/white color scheme. I don't usually download others' houses. I love to build my own. However, I do really like this one. Great job and thanks for sharing.
Original Poster
#5 Old 6th Jun 2009 at 3:02 PM
Thanks all! I'm glad you like!

Jacciinatl I did know about the floor, I have a neat Sim also! But I love to hear all the new little things because I am sure I have not found all of them!
Test Subject
6th Jun 2009 at 4:24 PM
This message has been deleted by Canoodle. Reason: Off topic, and no you can't have a pony.
Original Poster
6th Jun 2009 at 4:57 PM
This message has been deleted by Canoodle. Reason: Not needed anymore. :)
Test Subject
#6 Old 6th Jun 2009 at 8:13 PM
oh wow, this is like, almost Exactly the starter home i built from scratch for my sim.. WaveLength! xD
Lab Assistant
#7 Old 6th Jun 2009 at 8:18 PM
Thank you so much for such great starter homes. I love to decorate, and I will have a blast with this house. I love the house, thanks for sharing. RayB.
Forum Resident
6th Jun 2009 at 9:34 PM
This message has been deleted by Canoodle. Reason: Off topic.
Mad Poster
#8 Old 7th Jun 2009 at 6:07 AM
Thank you so much for sharing this gorgeous house Romagi... I'll get it as soon as I have the game
Original Poster
#9 Old 7th Jun 2009 at 7:35 AM
Hi! Guardgian!

Thanks guys! I'm putting a blue modern up tonite! And others have started to do starter homes, we should have plenty to choose from!
Lab Assistant
#10 Old 8th Jun 2009 at 12:10 AM
Test Subject
#11 Old 8th Jun 2009 at 10:21 AM
great I was looking for a decent starter home for sim+2 teens
Test Subject
#12 Old 9th Jun 2009 at 7:35 PM
Wow - ultra snazzy! My sims won't even know this is a starter house... (I'm not gonna tell them )
Test Subject
#13 Old 10th Jun 2009 at 7:03 AM
Nice house :x, I love the red/white theme of the house. And the pattern is so cute. Thanks for sharing with us. Love :x
Lab Assistant
#14 Old 14th Jun 2009 at 2:18 AM
Another great start home! Thanks for sharing!!
Test Subject
#15 Old 14th Jun 2009 at 2:48 AM
so cool. thx
Original Poster
#16 Old 14th Jun 2009 at 3:55 AM
Thanks everyone! Really glad you like the house!
#17 Old 28th Jun 2009 at 2:08 PM
Thanks for sharing

Field Researcher
#18 Old 31st Jul 2009 at 5:06 AM
nice style
Test Subject
#19 Old 3rd Aug 2009 at 3:45 PM
Great build; nice design! And I didn't know that about the front door, thanks!

umm...I'm actually "lekate" I joined 9/18/07...
Original Poster
#20 Old 3rd Aug 2009 at 5:55 PM
Thanks guys! Love hearing from everyone!
Lab Assistant
#21 Old 28th Oct 2009 at 10:59 AM
I love this house ^_^ Thank you for the house, I've played it a lot a while back when it was first uploaded and it have since, at lest for my game has had a twin lot added that became very different from the original plan. This house is very fun to play with and it also has a great floor plan that can easily be edited to add more rooms.

(Creator Policy)
Please don't re-upload them to the exchange, paysites or TSR
May use them in Photos, story's & videos you plan to upload
Please credit me &/or link back
Original Poster
#22 Old 28th Oct 2009 at 4:29 PM
Thanks Alteysha! I love to hear what people have done or can do with my houses I am glad you are enjoying it!
Lab Assistant
#23 Old 31st Jan 2010 at 4:41 PM
oh great! when can i move in?
i also did not know about the front door setting option, it's great! i used the bamboozle doors in sims 2 - it achieved the same effect.
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