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 #1863702

1803 S Kinnickinnic Ave 1825, Milwaukee

$4,499,000 - 15,837 Sf

MLS® # 1863702

Listed Courtesy of RE/MAX Lakeside-North
Photo of Listing #1836369

3282 N 35th St, Milwaukee

$2,200,000 - 106,500 Sf

MLS® # 1836369

Listed Courtesy of Paradigm Real Estate
Photo of Listing #1870047

318 E Chicago St 4b, Milwaukee

$1,545,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,754 Sf

MLS® # 1870047

Listed Courtesy of Arrowood Builders, LLC
Photo of Listing #1881830

225 E Mason St, Milwaukee

$1,499,000 - 30,848 Sf

MLS® # 1881830

Listed Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Realty
Photo of Listing #1863961

1823 S Kinnickinnic Ave 1825, Milwaukee

$1,490,000 - 8,249 Sf

MLS® # 1863961

Listed Courtesy of RE/MAX Lakeside-North
Photo of Listing #1863695

1803 S Kinnickinnic Ave 1817, Milwaukee

$1,490,000 - 3,840 Sf

MLS® # 1863695

Listed Courtesy of RE/MAX Lakeside-North
Photo of Listing #1867444

304 E Florida St, Milwaukee

$1,400,000 - 38,955 Sf

MLS® # 1867444

Listed Courtesy of EXP Realty, LLC~MKE
Photo of Listing #1881843

730 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee

$1,399,000 - 6,720 Sf

MLS® # 1881843

Listed Courtesy of Compass RE WI-Northshore
Photo of Listing #1818924

2363 S Kinnickinnic Ave 2371, Milwaukee

$1,290,000 - 15,832 Sf

MLS® # 1818924

Listed Courtesy of Anderson Commercial Group, LLC
Photo of Listing #1877574

2928 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee

$1,195,000 - 7 Beds, 3 Baths, 7,425 Sf

MLS® # 1877574

Listed Courtesy of Compass RE WI-Northshore
Photo of Listing #1882391

3435 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$1,100,000 - 6 Beds, 3 Baths, 5,668 Sf

MLS® # 1882391

Listed Courtesy of Powers Realty Group
Photo of Listing #1861032

4240 N 78th St, Milwaukee

$1,000,000 - 22,506 Sf

MLS® # 1861032

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee Southwest

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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