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 St, Milwaukee

$2,550,000 - 25,403 Sf

MLS® # 1618461

Listed Courtesy of The Realty Company, LLC
Photo of Listing #1635453

2433 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee

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

MLS® # 1635453

Listed Courtesy of Mahler Sotheby's International Realty
Photo of Listing #1580015

3266 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$1,500,000 - 7 Beds, 4 Baths, 9,154 Sf

MLS® # 1580015

Listed Courtesy of First Weber Inc -NPW
Photo of Listing #1632735

3301 Cramer St, Milwaukee

$1,475,000

MLS® # 1632735

Listed Courtesy of Inland Real Estate Partners, LLC
Photo of Listing #1636646

2525 N Terrace Ave, Milwaukee

$1,395,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 6,121 Sf

MLS® # 1636646

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1635452

2808 N Shepard Ave, Milwaukee

$1,375,000 - 5 Beds, 5 Baths, 6,492 Sf

MLS® # 1635452

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1631763

400 N Broadway 301, Milwaukee

$1,275,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,753 Sf

MLS® # 1631763

Listed Courtesy of Corley Real Estate
Photo of Listing #1626045

2727 E Newberry Blvd, Milwaukee

$1,249,900 - 7 Beds, 3 Baths, 9,607 Sf

MLS® # 1626045

Listed Courtesy of RE/MAX United - Cedarburg
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
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 #1617203

3233 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$899,900 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 4,494 Sf

MLS® # 1617203

Listed Courtesy of Powers Realty Group
Photo of Listing #1626271

3316 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$859,000 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,347 Sf

MLS® # 1626271

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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