Originally posted by Smile n Fire:once you become thane of anywhere a follower will appear in the are around the jarl and will move eventually to the house once you own one in the region. the hearthfire houses do not have a hosecarl until you assign one but the others do.
Originally posted by Smile n Fire:khajit or pretty ladies only
Originally posted by Brandybuck:You don't appoint housecarls, they are assigned to you. Are you thinking of stewards?