THE ULTIMATE LIST OF CHEAP OLD HOUSES UNDER $50K…and BEYOND ––>
Sold – Circa 1965 Fixer Upper in Tucumcari, NM $22K
September 27, 2022
OHU50K Notes $22,000 – Pending After 1 Day on the Market Sold
This two bedroom, one bath fixer sits on a sit of small, older homes on a broad street in Tucumcari, New Mexico. It features hardwood floors, decent kitchen (at this price point) and a fenced yard. Can’t beat the price for a house in a western state
In 1901, the railroad built a construction camp originally called Ragtown. The camp soon became known as “Six Shooter Siding,” due to numerous gunfights. After the community grew into a permanent settlement, it was renamed Tucumcari in 1908, taken from the name of the nearby Tucumcari Mountain.
Old U.S. Route 66 runs through the centerof Tucumcari. Numerous vintage motels and restaurants constructed in the 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s are still in business along the famous route in town. You can fins more than 50 mural in the city, too, painted as tourist attractions.