Milwaukee Historic Homes 

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Searching for historic homes for sale in and around Milwaukee? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Despite often needing a little TLC, there’s just something special about vintage houses that’s hard to capture in today’s new construction. From classic architectural styles to all the custom millwork that’s rarely duplicated by modern home builders, there’s usually a lot to take in when it comes to historic houses listed on the Milwaukee real estate market. Featured below is every home listed on the market that was built prior to 1940, so for more information about a property or to schedule a private home tour, give us a call at your earliest convenience, or continue reading more about historic homes for sale in Milwaukee below.

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Photo of Listing #1618461

700 E Lyon, Milwaukee

$2,650,000 - 25,403 Sf

MLS® # 1618461

Listed Courtesy of The Realty Company, LLC
Photo of Listing #1599368

2433 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee

$1,695,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 6,621 Sf

MLS® # 1599368

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1580015

3266 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$1,695,000 - 7 Beds, 4 Baths, 9,154 Sf

MLS® # 1580015

Listed Courtesy of First Weber Inc -NPW
Photo of Listing #1618732

16 Address Milwaukee, Milwaukee


MLS® # 1618732

Listed Courtesy of Realty Executives - Integrity
Photo of Listing #1563126

2727 E Newberry Blvd, Milwaukee

$1,399,900 - 7 Beds, 3 Baths, 9,607 Sf

MLS® # 1563126

Listed Courtesy of RE/MAX United - Cedarburg
Photo of Listing #1611691

318 E Chicago St 3, Milwaukee

$995,000 - 6,607 Sf

MLS® # 1611691

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1608479

1509 N Jefferson St 1513,1517,1529-31, Milwaukee


MLS® # 1608479

Listed Courtesy of Shorewest Realtors, Inc.
Photo of Listing #1617203

3233 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$919,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,494 Sf

MLS® # 1617203

Listed Courtesy of Powers Realty Group
Photo of Listing #1605952

1503 N Humboldt Ave, Milwaukee


MLS® # 1605952

Listed Courtesy of RE/MAX Lakeside-Capitol
Photo of Listing #1581415

2575 N Teutonia Ave 2579, Milwaukee

$850,000 - 13,000 Sf

MLS® # 1581415

Listed Courtesy of Milwaukee's Best Real Estate Services LLC
Photo of Listing #1616420

2611 N Terrace Ave, Milwaukee


MLS® # 1616420

Listed Courtesy of Powers Realty Group
Photo of Listing #1616419

2611 N Terrace Ave, Milwaukee

$799,000 - 7 Beds, 7 Baths, 7,723 Sf

MLS® # 1616419

Listed Courtesy of Powers Realty Group

Buying an Entry-Level Historic Home in Milwaukee

If you’re looking for a project during your Milwaukee home search, taking a closer look at some of Milwaukee’s oldest homes might be a good place to begin looking for that perfect fixer-upper. If you consider yourself a handy man or woman and are capable of doing a lot of the remodeling work yourself, buying an older historic home in Milwaukee can also save you a whole lot of money during the home buying process, which is why historic homes aren’t a bad option for young and first time home buyers to consider—as long as you do your due diligence and know you’re not buying into a never ending money pit full of unexpected surprises. 

Luxury Historic Homes For Sale in Milwaukee

Also keep in mind that some of Milwaukee’s most expensive homes on the market are historic homes, full of charm, character, and a mixture of modern updates that combine luxury with comfort. Many of Milwaukee’s most spectacular historic houses sit alongside the lakefront, either just north of town in the Upper East Side, or just south of town in the highly-desirable Bayview neighborhood. Look for many of these luxury properties to be priced somewhere between $500,000 and just over $800,000, which should get you a fabulous move-in ready home with plenty of living space and curb appeal that’s off the charts.

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