Everyone loves a bargain, and what could be a more impressive deal than finding a house for less than the cost of a new car? Here are five dirt cheap fixers uppers under $25,000 in the state of North Carolina. 317 Whitaker St.,Enfield, NC 27823 $19,900 Source: Realtor.com. This circa 1925 6-bedroom, 2.5-bath bungalow screams, “Home!” … [Read more…]
2833 Knight Ave., Rockford, IL 61101 $41,500 Source: Realtor.com. Such an adorable house for such a low price! Four bedrooms and two baths, wood floors, a great front porch and fenced yard are super features of this circa 1930 home. Move-in ready, spick and span, and all the appliances stay, too. What a bargain!
324 Marlboro Ave., Hartsville, SC 29550 $43,500 Source: Realtor.com. Doesn’t this circa 1916 one-story just scream, “Home!” The columned front porch is perfect for rocking chairs, lemonade and a great read. The front door with sidelights leads into a spacious center foyer with new laminate flooring. Built-ins, fireplace mantels and plenty of arched doorways grace … [Read more…]
786 Center St., Tracy, MN 56175 $39,000 Source: Realtor.com. See full listing here. This 1920 bungalow sits on almost a half acre in Tracy, Minnesota. Not only is the exterior charming, but the interior is true to its 1920’s style. Hardwood floors, radiator covers, original doors and trim, spacious rooms, a country kitchen and built-ins galore … [Read more…]
1408 N 7th Ave., Pensacola, FL $34,900 Source: Realtor.com. Here’s a sweet circa 1938 two-bedroom, one-bath bungalow in Pensacola, Florida. We visited my son here when he was stationed at the naval base in Pensacola. The beaches with their white-as-snow sand are beautiful. I can’t say the same for the interior of this brick home, … [Read more…]
311 3rd St SW., Hickory, NC 28602 $30,000 Source: Realtor.com. Despite a ton of needed repairs, this sweet 1913 bungalow has so much going for it. Located on a pleasant street in Hickory, North Carolina, the 3-bedroom, 2-bath gem has an inviting front porch, beautiful staircase, original doors and trim, mantels galore, hardwood floors and … [Read more…]
207 Bedsaul Rd., Galax, VA 24333 $49,900 Source: Realtor.com. As I’ve mentioned before in this blog, I love the state of Virginia. I have so many fond memories of family vacations spent there tubing down the Shenandoah River, hiking the Blue Ridge Mountains, exploring all the caves, swimming at Virginia Beach and relaxing in Cape … [Read more…]
300 Bellview, Junction City, KY 40440 $29,000 Source: Realtor.com. I was instantly attracted to this 1904 brick cottage, because it looks a lot like a house in the neighborhood I grew up in, Idle Hour in Oakdale, New York. Idle Hour was the name of the William K. Vanderbilt estate on the Connetquot River. When … [Read more…]