St. Paul Real Estate Deals of the Month

Posted by Kris Lindahl on Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 at 9:51am.

Who doesn’t want a deal when it comes to buying real estate in St. Paul? If you’re willing to put in some elbow grease to bring our first deal up to snuff you may end up paying less for housing every month than you would if you rented.

Keep in mind that FHA’s 203k program is ideal for the buyer who purchases a fixer. Roll the cost of the rehab and the price of the home into one loan!


Live in one, rent the other one out!

This Frogtown conversion from a single-family home to a duplex is one of the most-viewed listings on the St. Paul MLS. Built in 1900, the property features a single-car detached garage and a small, fenced yard.

Yes, this one needs some work, but you can’t beat the price: $38,300.


Looking for low-maintenance living?

Get thee to a St. Paul condo! Built in 1913, this 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom unit with 662 square feet of living space is contained within a small, charming complex. The interior features hardwood floors, gorgeous woodworking and an updated kitchen.

Conveniently located in the Summit-University neighborhood of St. Paul, it’s just a 3-minute walk to St. Paul College and 4 minutes to Boyd Park. This home is listed at $99,900. See photos here.


Battle Creek Beauty

Don’t have the time or energy for a fixer? Check out this circa 1960s single-family home that features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 1,656 square feet of living space. It has a large living room, an updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances and the roof is “newish.”

We like the wood floors throughout most of the home and the large family room with a fireplace. Located almost adjacent to Battle Creek Regional Park, this home is listed at $214,900. Learn more about this home, including photos, here.

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