2012 Presidential Houseoff Election

Vote for President Barack Obama's Chicago home or Governor Mitt Romney's New Hampshire home.

New results are in from the 2012 Presidential Houseoff sponsored by pitting President Obama's Chicago Georgian revival home against Governor Romney's New Hampshire lake house. At the end of week one, it was President Obama's home with 56% of the vote and Governor Romney's home at 44%. After two weeks of voting, Governor Romney moved ahead of President Obama at 51% to 49%. After one month of voting, Governor Romney has widened his lead with 59% of voters choosing his New Hampshire home to 41% for the President's Chicago home. is a different kind of real estate website that focuses on both home news and entertainment. They cover home and condo sales data and trends, but also celebrity homes, beach homes, ski homes, golf homes, spectacular homes and a weekly Top 10 Hot Homes list. Their features have been covered by Time, CNBC, AOL, Yahoo, CBS, USA Today and many other major media.

The motto at is "Real Estate is Never Boring" so the real estate website decided to have some fun with the presidential election. Robert Walsh, project director for explained, "Enough with the polls, the spin, accusations, flip flops and non-stop commercials. Let's skip all the nonsense and get down to what's really important. Which candidate has the nicest home? Now, people can show their support for their candidate, help predict the election winner, and have some fun at the same time."

According to Walsh, both presidential candidates own a beautiful home - or, in Mitt's case, several beautiful homes. Surely the candidates' choices of their personal home(s) should be an important part of the election debate. So, will let the voters decide the 2012 election based on their favorite home - Obama's mansion purchased in 2005 for $1.65 million, or Romney's lake house bought in 1997 for $3 million.

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Walsh said that the houseoff contest will help to bring some sanity to the final weeks of the election. Instead of constant worry and countless hours checking the most recent polls, people can now vote everyday for their favorite candidate's home and know instantaneously who is ahead in the election. Walsh promises that their website will have the results of the Obama/Romney race before FOX, CNN, NBC, CBS and everyone.

People can see and vote for the Obama or Romney home at: Walsh encourages everyone to vote early and vote often!