Historic House Listings

Wow! $1.00 I think I’m reading it right. Circa, 1900 in Massachusetts. $1.00

June 21, 2018

I think I’m reading this listing correctly? If you come up with a legitimate plan to rehabilitate the house, you can get it for $1.00. No plan, it will go to highest bid. Built in 1900 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. Located on .47 acres. Five bedrooms, five bathrooms, 3,694 square feet. $1.00

From the Zillow listing:


This property is currently in disrepair and will require significant investment for habitation. Property is offered As-Is. The Listing price is the appraised value. There are 2 options to purchase this property, OPTION “A”, property will be sold for $1.00 if proposing an affordable housing solution, this option not for “flippers”. Deed subject to deed restriction to guarantee affordability. OPTION “B” will be sold to the highest bidder if not providing affordable housing solution, not subject to any restrictions. Showings will be restricted to group showings. 1st Showing to be 7/9/18, 11:00-1:00. All Bids will be “sealed bids”, Initial opening deadline July 25, 2018. Flashlight will be needed for some areas of house.

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