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 #1767011

801 S 2nd St 809, Milwaukee

$2,500,000 - 16,381 Sf

MLS® # 1767011

Listed Courtesy of Realty Executives Integrity~NorthShore
Photo of Listing #1758715

2569 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee

$1,625,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 5,686 Sf

MLS® # 1758715

Listed Courtesy of Shorewest Realtors, Inc.
Photo of Listing #1763353

2433 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee

$1,595,000 - 6 Beds, 3 Baths, 6,621 Sf

MLS® # 1763353

Listed Courtesy of Mahler Sotheby's International Realty
Photo of Listing #1765300

2217 W Wells St, Milwaukee

$1,495,000 - 1,452 Sf

MLS® # 1765300

Listed Courtesy of Dream Realty LLC
Photo of Listing #1765298

2221 W Wells St, Milwaukee

$1,495,000 - 1,734 Sf

MLS® # 1765298

Listed Courtesy of Dream Realty LLC
Photo of Listing #1765290

2229 W Wells St, Milwaukee

$1,495,000 - 2,256 Sf

MLS® # 1765290

Listed Courtesy of Dream Realty LLC
Photo of Listing #1765171

2229 W Wells St, Milwaukee

$1,495,000 - 5 Beds, 2 Baths, 4,098 Sf

MLS® # 1765171

Listed Courtesy of Dream Realty LLC
Photo of Listing #1765170

2221 W Wells St, Milwaukee

$1,495,000 - 5 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,734 Sf

MLS® # 1765170

Listed Courtesy of Dream Realty LLC
Photo of Listing #1765169

2217 W Wells St, Milwaukee

$1,495,000 - 3 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,452 Sf

MLS® # 1765169

Listed Courtesy of Dream Realty LLC
Photo of Listing #1755449

2105 E Lafayette Pl, Milwaukee

$1,395,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 5,211 Sf

MLS® # 1755449

Listed Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty-Milwaukee North Shore
Photo of Listing #1746117

236 N Water St 4, Milwaukee

$1,380,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 4,250 Sf

MLS® # 1746117

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

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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