Name: Virginia Chamlee, my boyfriend, Tom, and our 13-year-old dog, Chloe
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Size: 1767 square feet
Years lived in: 6 months, first-time homebuyer
Tom (my boyfriend), Chloe (our lab-shepherd mix) and I purchased our home and moved in roughly seven months ago. In the time since, we've gutted the kitchen, painted just about every surface in the home, hung dozens of pieces of art, and even ridden out a hurricane.