Cottage size: about 1,500 square feet, cut in half for the move What they paid for the house: $25,000 Relocation: $59,000 (including the new foundation) Renovation: $130,000 Cool move detail:The house went back together so perfectly that the crew used the original screw holes to reinstall roof panels. How far it traveled: 4 miles by flatbed truck
Photo: Courtesy of Homeowners
Move On Down the Road
Found a great house, but it's not in the right spot? Learn from these Florida couples who gave new life to their cottages by first relocating and then renovating.