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.

Search Milwaukee Historic Homes For Sale

Search Milwaukee Historic Homes For Sale

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Photo of Listing #1656999

3435 W Scott St, Milwaukee


MLS® # 1656999

Listed Courtesy of Homestead Realty, Inc~Milw
Photo of Listing #1644023

3587 S 41st St, Milwaukee

$2,500,000 - 28,824 Sf

MLS® # 1644023

Listed Courtesy of Harbin Realty Management LLC
Photo of Listing #1642155

2014 E Lafayette Pl, Milwaukee

$1,495,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 5,490 Sf

MLS® # 1642155

Listed Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
Photo of Listing #1635453

2433 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee

$1,495,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 6,621 Sf

MLS® # 1635453

Listed Courtesy of Mahler Sotheby's International Realty
Photo of Listing #1662690

3266 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

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

MLS® # 1662690

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1659088

1170 W Windlake Ave, Milwaukee

$1,300,000 - 29,000 Sf

MLS® # 1659088

Listed Courtesy of Vineyard Real Estate, LLC
Photo of Listing #1656803

1051 E Ogden Ave, Milwaukee

$1,300,000 - 15,904 Sf

MLS® # 1656803

Listed Courtesy of First Weber Inc -NPW
Photo of Listing #1655664

2912 W Wells St, Milwaukee

$1,300,000 - 29,380 Sf

MLS® # 1655664

Listed Courtesy of First Weber Inc - Brookfield
Photo of Listing #1655663

2912 W Wells St, Milwaukee


MLS® # 1655663

Listed Courtesy of First Weber Inc - Brookfield
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

$1,165,000 - 6 Beds, 5 Baths, 5,923 Sf

MLS® # 1657485

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

2641 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$1,050,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 6,564 Sf

MLS® # 1623046

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore

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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