Nathan Gesner, Broker / Property Manager (American West Realty and Management)

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Kasey & John Boles
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Now you have to tell us the worst Nathan. -Kasey

Sep 09, 2017 07:34 AM
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Roy Kelley
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The rotted wood may be a bigger problem.

Sep 09, 2017 07:24 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
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No, It is amazing where these creatures nest. A

Sep 09, 2017 07:24 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
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Not under a window unit, but in the gutters and downspouts!

Sep 09, 2017 07:06 AM
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Bob Crane
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Like Kasey said, now tell us the worst find in this venture.

Sep 09, 2017 09:32 AM
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Kat Palmiotti
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Well that's pretty gross since it's inside but it also looks as though there is peeling paint, rotted wood and some flooring problems.  Yuck.

We've found birds nests under eaves, under an upside down canoe, under the porch flooring, etc. They put them everywhere!

Sep 09, 2017 08:20 AM
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Michael Jacobs
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Nathan -- I'm guessing this property was bought without an inspection and am not surprised this isn't the worst thing you discovered.   

Sep 09, 2017 07:51 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
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No. I have not.  If I did, and it was active, I would not want to disturb it. 

Sep 09, 2017 07:45 AM
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Carol Williams
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Gosh, and that's on the inside!  Eeck.  That couldn't have been a very healthy environment to live in.  

Sep 09, 2017 07:31 AM
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...and the rest of the storyNathan Gesner?!!

Sep 09, 2017 08:51 AM
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Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
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Oops! Looks like it is inside not outside!

Sep 09, 2017 08:42 AM
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Michael Setunsky
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Nathan Gesner I have a floor standing AC unit. We had a birds nest in the exhaust hose to the window. It was packed solid.

Sep 09, 2017 09:21 AM
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No but have found them in flower pots, gutters and behind fascia boards. Give them an inch and they will take a mile.

Sep 09, 2017 09:20 AM
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Byron K . Jones
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Not a Birds nest...but Plenty of Wasps!

Sep 09, 2017 09:06 AM
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Eve Alexander
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Mike took a ladder out of his truck and propped it against the house...

A few days later we discovered a bird nest on one of the rungs with a bird sitting on eggs...it was only about 5 feet off the ground, out in the open. Go figure. 

We did not disturb until they hatched and flew away.

Eve

Sep 09, 2017 08:45 AM
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Sam Shueh
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On several occasions. I think it keeps predators at bay. There appears to be two nests green was built more recently.

Sep 09, 2017 07:24 AM
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Valeria Mola
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Unbelievable.

Sep 23, 2018 02:35 PM
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Evelina Tsigelnitskaya
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Amazing.

Sep 23, 2018 02:35 PM
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
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I had a birds nest in a hanging plant by my side door....  I had to stop watering the plant until all the eggs hatched and the birds left.... the plant was dead by then!!

Sep 09, 2017 10:56 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
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Never seen that before!

Sep 09, 2017 10:19 AM
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Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
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A number of times my builder husband has had birds build nests in homes he is building. If they are not spotted before the eggs have been laid, they try to work around the bird and wait until the eggs have hatched and the fledglings have left the nest before it is removed and that section of the home is closed in. 

Sep 09, 2017 10:04 AM
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I'm sure you probably seen roses on a piano, but have you ever seen tulips on an organ?

Sep 09, 2017 07:57 PM
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Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
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WOW, maybe the bird didn't want to sit on the eggs all the time and new the unit (when running) would keep them warm Nathan Gesner .

Sep 09, 2017 11:49 AM
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Michael J. Perry
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No

Sep 09, 2017 10:39 AM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
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That's different. The nest is an easy fix, the wood, not so much

Sep 09, 2017 10:36 AM
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Nina Hollander
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No... then I again, I haven't seen a window unit in some 20 years!

Sep 09, 2017 10:34 AM
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Joan Cox
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UGH, we don't see many window A/C units.  I find nests in the gutters that are under the eaves.   What was the worst you found?

Sep 12, 2017 08:50 AM
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Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
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Well, I've seen the pictures of the kitchen floor that is probably more disturbing. 

Sep 10, 2017 09:41 PM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
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That would be a first.

Sep 10, 2017 01:27 PM
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Gita Bantwal
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No.

Sep 10, 2017 09:32 AM
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No, only hornets

Sep 10, 2017 09:02 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
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Last year i did which explained how loud the birds were in the morning, i have not taken them out yet this year

Sep 10, 2017 06:40 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
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We have not

Sep 10, 2017 05:43 AM
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Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
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How about a mouse nest with baby mice in a deck grill?

Sep 10, 2017 05:41 AM
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Gabe Sanders
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I think this was one cool bird.

Sep 10, 2017 05:18 AM
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Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
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I didnt think even a bird would live there.

Sep 10, 2017 04:18 AM
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James Dray
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Okay I'll bite, what was the worse?

Sep 10, 2017 03:25 AM
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Nathan Gesner - I definitely have seen the red car passing by....

Sep 09, 2017 09:45 PM
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Joe Pryor
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Hope you got it at a great price.

Sep 09, 2017 09:17 PM
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
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Yikes!  I see some deferred maintenance.

Sep 09, 2017 04:51 PM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
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That entire wall looks bad

Sep 09, 2017 03:37 PM
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Dave Halpern
Keller Williams Realty Louisville East (502) 664-7827 - Louisville, KY
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Found them in walls, in soffits and in chimneys.

Sep 09, 2017 03:07 PM