SAN DIEGO At Mitt Romneys proposed California beach house, the cars will have their own separate elevator. Theres also a planned outdoor shower and a 3,600-square foot basement a room with more floor space than the existing homes entire living quarters. Those are just some of the amenities planned for the massive renovation of the Romneys home in the tony La Jolla neighborhood of San Diego, according to plans on file with the city. A project this ambitious comes with another feature you dont always find with the typical fixer-upper: its own lobbyist, hired by Romney to push the plan through the approval process. Romney's four-car fantasy home - POLITICO.com Print View He's JUST LIKE YOU AND ME. He understands what it's like to have trouble making ends meet at the end of the month. Sometimes, he can't afford all the mansions and cars and elevators in his mansions for his cars he'd LIKE to buy. Just like you and me.