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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873 Properties Found. Page 1 of 73.
Photo of Listing #1669773

801 S 2nd St 809, Milwaukee

$2,000,000 - 16,381 Sf

MLS® # 1669773

Listed Courtesy of Realty Executives Integrity~NorthShore
Photo of Listing #1652456

3266 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$1,395,000 - 7 Beds, 4 Baths, 9,154 Sf

MLS® # 1652456

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1667813

777 N Prospect Ave Nt3,np3, Milwaukee

$1,375,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 4,277 Sf

MLS® # 1667813

Listed Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
Photo of Listing #1674030

2014 E Lafayette Pl, Milwaukee

$1,299,900 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 5,490 Sf

MLS® # 1674030

Listed Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
Photo of Listing #1626045

2727 E Newberry Blvd, Milwaukee

$1,199,900 - 7 Beds, 3 Baths, 9,607 Sf

MLS® # 1626045

Listed Courtesy of RE/MAX United - Cedarburg
Photo of Listing #1657485

2701 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$1,150,000 - 6 Beds, 5 Baths, 5,923 Sf

MLS® # 1657485

Listed Courtesy of Shorewest Realtors, Inc.
Photo of Listing #1623046

2641 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$999,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 6,564 Sf

MLS® # 1623046

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1669977

3000 W Capitol Dr 06, Milwaukee

$950,000

MLS® # 1669977

Listed Courtesy of EXP Realty, LLC~Milw
Photo of Listing #1671063

2706 N Frederick Ave, Milwaukee

$775,000

MLS® # 1671063

Listed Courtesy of Powers Realty Group
Photo of Listing #1672544

3178 N Fratney St, Milwaukee

$750,000 - 6,829 Sf

MLS® # 1672544

Listed Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
Photo of Listing #1654263

2575 N Teutonia Ave 2577, 2579, Milwaukee

$750,000 - 13,750 Sf

MLS® # 1654263

Listed Courtesy of Shorewest Realtors - South Metro
Photo of Listing #1665549

759 N Water St, Milwaukee

$750,000 - 4,500 Sf

MLS® # 1665549

Listed Courtesy of Anderson Commercial Group, LLC

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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