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Fixer-Uppers Under $100,000 Just Begging to Be Pretty Again

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With the record-breaking housing market making it a challenge to buy a move-in ready home, it might be time to consider an alternative. These fixer-uppers are all priced under $100,000, and with some TLC and elbow grease, you could make them into the home or rental property of your dreams. 


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3-Bedroom in an Outdoorsy Location
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3-Bedroom in an Outdoorsy Location

Ironwood, Michigan

$61,500

Location is everything, and this three-bedroom is perfect for the active family. Not far from Lake Superior in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, there’s nearby shopping, a golf course, and plenty of ATVs and snowmobile trails, plus a non-motorized trail for walkers. You and your family can enjoy year-round activities just minutes from home.


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3-Bedroom in an Outdoorsy Location: A Look Inside

The home has newer windows, plus a newer furnace and hot water tank. A kitchen renovation would really help to make the indoor space shine. 


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3-Bedroom Hiding in the Trees

Laurel, Mississippi 

$42,000

With some tree trimming and landscaping, this Southern home will shine again. It’s located near a historical district and features a front porch that could be stunning with some repairs, new shutters, and paint. 


Mississippi Interior
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3-Bedroom Hiding in the Trees: A Look Inside

While this house needs work, it features spacious rooms and some decent flooring in areas. Plenty of windows allow for lots of natural light, and with some work, it will be a lovely family home or rental. 


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Stunning Victorian with an Attached Garage

Savanna, Illinois

$98,000
This Victorian is already striking from the exterior. New paint and a little landscaping will help it to truly shine, and the covered porch is just calling for some chairs. Here’s a house with serious curb appeal.

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Savanna Victorian Interior
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Stunning Victorian with an Attached Garage: A Look Inside

There are so many spaces to love within this home, from the sunroom to the staircase that makes an impressive statement. Hardwood floors, chandeliers, and columns throughout add to its charm. A kitchen renovation and some paint will truly transform this beauty.

Illinois 6 Bedroom
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Illinois Woodwork Interior
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Charming 6-Bedroom with Cool Woodwork: A Look Inside

Plenty of work has already been done for you. There are new Pergo floors in the dining room, the front porch is new, and the home has been freshly repainted. There’s also new plumbing in the upstairs bathroom. Spruce up the outside and you’ll have a rental property, or your next home. 

3 Bedroom Nebraska
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3-Bedroom Loaded with Character

Hay Springs, Nebraska

$46,000

This home has potential for real curb appeal with some new paint and landscaping. Its front porch offers additional space even during inclement weather, and it also features a yard that makes it ideal for a family with kids. 


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3 Bedroom Nebraska Interior
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3-Bedroom Full of Character: A Look Inside

While there are plenty of rooms still to do, the bathroom has been recently renovated. The attic space is also unfinished, but that means you can turn it into whatever you want. New paint and cabinets will go a long way toward updating this home. 


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Spacious Corner Lot
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Spacious 5-Bedroom on a Corner Lot

Harvard, Nebraska

$55,000 

Location, location, location. This home is on a large corner lot that will look beautiful with some yard work and landscaping. The porch, complete with columns, will make a stunning statement, and the above balcony will also be a selling point — if you can bear to part with it once it’s completed. 

Spacious Corner Lot Interior
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Spacious 5-Bedroom on a Corner Lot: A Look Inside

The home’s interior requires plenty of work, but it also holds plenty of potential. The rooms are spacious and, with two bathrooms, the house is ideal for a larger family.

Stately 3-Bedroom in Need of an Update
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Stately 3-Bedroom in Need of an Update

Walsenburg, Colorado

$99,500

Just think about how beautiful that porch will be — when you can see it, of course. The yard is fully fenced and features a small garden, plus a one-car garage for storage. Some elbow grease will reveal the true beauty and charm of this property.


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Stately 3-Bedroom in Need of an Update Interior
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Stately 3-Bedroom in Need of an Update: A Look Inside

This home needs work, but the bones are there, including French doors and hardwood floors. Gut the kitchen and the bathrooms and you’ll have a spacious house that’s full of charm. 

1-Bedroom With a Rough Exterior
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1-Bedroom With a Rough Exterior

Havre, Montana

$66,900

Appearances can be deceiving, and that’s the case with this property. Its exterior needs work — lots of it. This house, though, has been remodeled somewhat inside — and that’s why you have to look inside to see its true potential. 


1-Bedroom With a Rough Exterior
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1-Bedroom With a Rough Exterior: A Look Inside

Step inside and it feels like you’re in another house, at least when you look at the floors. New flooring throughout has enhanced its appearance. Plan on painting and doing some kitchen renovations and the home’s interior will be quite charming, whether you want to move in, rent, or sell. 


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2-Bedroom With Rehab in Process
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2-Bedroom With Rehab in Process

Forsyth, Montana

$49,500

This home’s exterior is in good shape, and the roof was replaced in 2018. Paint it, do some landscaping, and it will look new. There’s even a one-car detached garage with a carport. 


2-Bedroom With Rehab in Process Interior
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2-Bedroom With Rehab in Process: A Look Inside

Much of the rehab work is already in process. Kitchen cabinets and bathroom fixtures have been removed. The rooms are spacious and full of potential if you’re willing to put in time and some hard work. Start by pulling out the wood paneled walls and the home will immediately look younger.


Vintage 4-Bedroom
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Vintage 4-Bedroom

Barre, Vermont

$79,900

This vintage home built in 1899 is located on a hill with a wooded backyard lot, perfect for families or those who appreciate nature. A new roof and shingles have been installed, and some additional work will have it looking beautiful and impressive.

Vintage 4-Bedroom Interior
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Vintage 4-Bedroom: A Look Inside

Inside, you’ll find a big renovation job. Some walls have been stripped, and some sheetrock has been installed. Lots of the initial hard work is already done, so you can step in and finish the renovation with your own style. 

2-Story Farmhouse
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2-Story Farmhouse That Can Be a Stunner

Coolidge, Texas

$92,500

Located on a half acre and surrounded by a farm, this home offers distinctive, eye-catching style that you don’t find often. It needs a new porch and plenty of TLC, but just look at that beautiful farmhouse structure. 


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2-Story Farmhouse Interior
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2-Story Farmhouse That Can Be a Stunner: A Look Inside

Inside, this home is full of character. It features spacious rooms, a wooden staircase, an entry parlor, hardwood floors, stained glass windows, and more. There’s plenty of work to do, but once restored and renovated, it’s clear that this house will truly shine. 


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2-Bedroom That’s Full of Potential
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2-Bedroom That’s Full of Potential

Brownwood, Texas

$80,000

If you’re looking for a smaller project, you’ll find it in this home. The spacious yard offers plenty of possibilities, and some landscaping and paint will refresh the exterior. There’s also a space off of the house that can function as storage or a workshop.

2-Bedroom That’s Full of Potential Interior
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2-Bedroom That’s Full of Potential: A Look Inside

The home’s interior requires minimal work to bring out its charm. The master bedroom and living room are both spacious, and there’s a full bath that’s conveniently located. This home could easily become a rental or a flip, or it could be a great starter home for a family. 

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Beautiful Brick 4-Bedroom

Longview, Texas

$84,900

This home’s exterior already looks polished and ready to go. Its brick siding makes a statement, and the spacious yard means this property will appeal to families with kids. 

Beautiful Brick Interior
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Beautiful Brick 4-Bedroom: A Look Inside

The interior needs some work, but the spacious rooms and plenty of windows hint at how beautiful and welcoming the space can be. Plan on a full kitchen and bathroom renovation, but from the looks of it, the end results will be worth the work you’ll put in.

Rustic 2-Bedroom
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Rustic 2-Bedroom on a Large Lot

Chesterfield, Massachusetts 

$89,900

This two-bedroom home has the potential to be stunning. Its spacious porch could use some TLC, and the yard needs a cleanup, but it boasts a quiet location that’s perfect for a nature lover.

Rustic 2-Bedroom Interior
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Rustic 2-Bedroom on a Large Lot: A Look Inside

The home features an open living space with a wood stove that could be lovely and welcoming once it’s renovated. The two bedrooms give you plenty of options, though the lot is also large enough to build an addition if you want.

4-Bedroom in an Unbeatable Location
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4-Bedroom in an Unbeatable Location

Interlachen, Florida

$99,000

This four-bedroom is within walking distance to the Interlachen Hall and Museum, Lake Lagonda, and plenty of shopping and churches. This prime location makes it a highly desirable rental property, or it can boost the home's value as a resale prospect. Fix up the wrap-around porch and it will be stunning. 


4-Bedroom in an Unbeatable Location Interior
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4-Bedroom in an Unbeatable Location: A Look Inside

Inside, there’s plenty of work to do. With three bedrooms upstairs and one bedroom downstairs, there’s tons of potential here. The house also has laundry facilities and two bathrooms. 


Brick 3-Bedroom on a Corner Lot
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Brick 3-Bedroom on a Corner Lot

Trenton, Tennessee

$39,900

This house is located on a corner lot and already features plenty of exterior charm. The brick siding makes for a classy look, and a little landscaping work will really help with curb appeal. 

Brick 3-Bedroom on a Corner Lot Interior
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Brick 3-Bedroom on a Corner Lot: A Look Inside

The whole interior needs to be renovated, but the large rooms and spacious doorways and halls are full of possibility. Three bedrooms and two bathrooms make this home highly desirable to families, so you can rent it out, flip it, or keep it as your own. 

Gem of a Historic Home

Gem of a Historic Home

South Pittsburg, Tennessee

$75,000

This historic home is already full of charm, and with work, it could be stunning. Its bay window and porch make a beautiful statement. Clean out the bushes and you’ll be able to see the home’s true beauty. 

Gem of a Historic Home Interior
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Gem of a Historic Home: A Look Inside

Inside, you’ll find 12-foot ceilings and plenty of character. Many of the rooms will need to be gutted, so this isn’t a project to take on lightly, but just take a look at the living room and you’ll see the elegance that’s waiting to be revealed. 

Quaint 3-Bedroom on a Huge Lot
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Quaint 3-Bedroom on a Huge Lot

Hayes, Virginia

$80,000

This three-bedroom home is located on 16.5 acres of property, so there are endless possibilities when it comes to how you use the space. The property could be a dream for someone looking to start their own farm, or who just enjoys peace and quiet.  


Quaint 3-Bedroom on a Huge Lot Interior
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Quaint 3-Bedroom on a Huge Lot: A Look Inside

The exterior needs lots of upgrading and work, including roof but it could easily become a cozy home for a smaller family. An attic space could be a third bedroom, an office, or even a playroom for kids. 

2-Bedroom That’s Full of Character
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2-Bedroom That’s Full of Character

Murphy, North Carolina

$90,000

This two-bedroom home features a distinctive look, complete with an attached carport. While the exterior could use some touch-ups, it’s already visually appealing and has a modern feel, complete with a mini balcony. 


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2-Bedroom That’s Full of Character Interior
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2-Bedroom That’s Full of Character: A Look Inside

With a full interior renovation, this 848-square-foot home is going to be super cozy. It could make for a great rental property, or it could appeal to a new or small family looking for their first home. 


1-Bedroom Cabin with Mountain Views
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1-Bedroom Cabin with Mountain Views

Maryland, New York

$99,000

This cabin offers stunning mountain views and plenty of acreace. Electric lines are already run, and the foundation has been fitted with new footings for durability. There’s also new siding on the exterior, so there’s little to no work to do on the outside. 


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1-Bedroom Cabin with Mountain Views Interior

1-Bedroom Cabin with Mountain Views: A Look Inside

Inside, there’s framing up but plenty of finishing touches to install. The property offers great income potential. You could rent it out as a hunting cabin or move in yourself.

Grand Traditional Home on 5+ Acres
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Grand Traditional Home on 5+ Acres

Cattaraugus, New York

$99,900

With pillars and porches, this home already makes a grand impression. It’s located on more than 5 acres for plenty of privacy, complete with two outbuildings. The driveway has been started with historic bricks, and the rest will be left to the buyer to finish the project. 


Grand Traditional Home on 5+ Acres Interior
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Grand Traditional Home on 5+ Acres: A Look Inside

The home’s interior is full of accents like wooden plank flooring and Amish-made cabinets in the kitchen. Plenty of work and updates will help to reveal the home’s true potential. There’s an unfinished addition on the back that can be completed in many different ways. 


3-Bedroom Renovation in Progress
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3-Bedroom Renovation in Progress

Graniteville, Vermont

$75,000

This lovely three-bedroom features a large and level backyard and an attached oversized shed. Its porch gives it tons of character, and new windows have recently been installed, leaving minimal work left to do outside. 


3-Bedroom Renovation in Progress Interior
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3-Bedroom Renovation in Progress: A Look Inside

Inside, much of the work is already in progress. There’s new wiring and a new roof, and the heating system in the basement is working. The house has been gutted, so now you get to determine how you want to finish it.


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