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

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Photo of Listing #1738936

801 S 2nd St 809, Milwaukee

$2,300,000 - 16,381 Sf

MLS® # 1738936

Listed Courtesy of Realty Executives Integrity~NorthShore
Photo of Listing #1735763

730 N Plankinton Ave 10c/10d, Milwaukee

$1,695,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 6,134 Sf

MLS® # 1735763

Listed Courtesy of First Weber Inc -NPW
Photo of Listing #1721293

3424 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee

$1,649,000 - 8,810 Sf

MLS® # 1721293

Listed Courtesy of Shorewest Realtors, Inc.
Photo of Listing #1724722

1422 N Vel R Philips Ave, Milwaukee

$1,500,000 - 22,500 Sf

MLS® # 1724722

Listed Courtesy of Corley Real Estate
Photo of Listing #1741424

3026 N Marietta Ave, Milwaukee

$1,395,000 - 7 Beds, 4 Baths, 6,567 Sf

MLS® # 1741424

Listed Courtesy of Powers Realty Group
Photo of Listing #1746117

236 N Water St 4, Milwaukee

$1,390,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 4,250 Sf

MLS® # 1746117

Listed Courtesy of Shorewest Realtors, Inc.
Photo of Listing #1742647

3245 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$1,375,000 - 8 Beds, 5 Baths, 7,502 Sf

MLS® # 1742647

Listed Courtesy of Shorewest Realtors, Inc.
Photo of Listing #1751393

2359 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee

$1,350,000 - 8 Beds, 4 Baths, 9,345 Sf

MLS® # 1751393

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1730899

1170 W Windlake Ave, Milwaukee

$1,300,000 - 29,000 Sf

MLS® # 1730899

Listed Courtesy of Vineyard Real Estate, LLC
Photo of Listing #1741900

2655 N Lake Dr, Milwaukee

$1,299,000 - 6 Beds, 4 Baths, 6,945 Sf

MLS® # 1741900

Listed Courtesy of Mahler Sotheby's International Realty
Photo of Listing #1739403

606 W Wisconsin Ave 2000, Milwaukee

$1,200,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 3,400 Sf

MLS® # 1739403

Listed Courtesy of Real Broker LLC
Photo of Listing #1725214

1202 W Mitchell St 1212, Milwaukee

$1,175,000 - 27,480 Sf

MLS® # 1725214

Listed Courtesy of Realty Executives - Elite

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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