I thought it would be interesting to find some livable fixer uppers under $20,000. I’m starting with my home state, New York. Here are 5 dirt cheap old homes that need work but have great potential. Source: Realtor.com 1704 E Main St., Endicott, NY 13760 $19,900 This charming circa 1900 American Foursquare with three bedrooms and … [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…]
132 E Main St.,Fredericksburg, PA 17026 $44,900 Source: Realtor,com. This is quite an unusual looking structure.If you look closely, the exterior has a conglomeration of elements. It’s almost like the front facade has two personalities. On the side view, you can see the remnants of an old iron fence, and note the side gable and … [Read more…]
2909 Denver Ave., Lorain, OH 44055 $22,900 Source: Realtor.com. This 1920 brick foursquare is located in Lorain, Ohio, a city situated along Lake Erie at the mouth of the Black River. The home features a lovely front porch, three bedrooms and one bath, spacious rooms, hardwood floors, a gorgeous staircase and original interior trim. It … [Read more…]
19 Price St, Jamestown, NY 14701 $32,900 Source: Realtor.com. This circa 1910 beauty is located in Jamestown, New York, hometown of Lucille Ball. Apparently, a lot of old houses under $50,000 are on the market in Jamestown. Could it be the weather, with 98 inches of snow annually, humid summers and less than average sunny … [Read more…]
145 North St., Catskill, NY 12414 $46,000 Source: Realtor.com. I love this circa 1900 home! The windows are simply amazing. Look at the interior and exterior details around the windows. Don’t you just love it? Hardwood floors, a gorgeous staircase, cast iron radiators, original trim, lovely fireplace mantel with green tiles, nooks and crannies everywhere … [Read more…]
23 Shiloh Roadstown Rd., Shiloh, NJ 08353 $44,900 Source: Realtor.com. Another town in my former neck of the woods, Shiloh, in South Jersey, is home to just over 500 people, several businesses, farms and a vineyard and winery. It’s a charming village surrounded by green farmland, yet close enough to Philadelphia to commute for your … [Read more…]