Ads for newspapers are short because each word costs money.
Example in less than 50 words:
House in Benalmádena. 3 bedrooms, 1 with terrace & views to sea, 2 bathrooms, , dining-room, kitchen. Fully furnished. TV, A/C, telephone, DSL Internet. Patio, small backyard w. shower, parking for 1 car. Call 123 456 789 Marta
Example in about 25 words:
House in …, Fuengirola. 2,500,000€. 850 m2. Facing south. 8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms. Swimming-pool. Built in 2006. Energy rating: C. A/C. Underground heating. Solar energy.
On an online website, you can add a longer description. Example of a description in about 200 words.
FOR SALE: VILLA IN FUENGIROLA
Luxury villa with spectacular views to the sea. The property is located in a quiet urbanization, a 10 minutes’ walk from the beach, restaurants, supermarkets, banks, freeway. The house has 2 floors and a basement. There are 8 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms en suite (2 with hydromassage).
The entrance is spectacular: a large hall with elegant stairs. From the hall you access a toilet, a bedroom with en suite bathroom, a designer kitchen with dining area and large living room with a fireplace and panoramic views. The lounge and kitchen have exit to the porch and the pool.
On the upper floor there are 5 en suite bedrooms with terraces.
In the basement (306 m2) there is a guest apartment with 2 bedrooms, a kitchen, a living room, a bathroom and a toilet and also a cinema room, the laundry area, a room for machinery, a walk-in storage facility, and a garage with room for 4 cars.
The property is equipped with A/C and underfloor heating throughout the house, solar energy, heated pool of 52 m2 with automatic cover, jacuzzi for 4 people in garden, automatic irrigation.
The mansion is surrounded by stone walls and it has an automatic gate. Built: 850 m2 + Terraces and porches. Plot of land: 2,560 m2.
For Básico 1: The monologue “Describing My House” is a text about SHOWING someone your house. In written descriptions, you don’t include the language we use for physical things, like “Next you can see my bedroom”. We just name the rooms in the house, without this kind of sequencing.