Catskill Village Victorian, $119,000

Ah, good bones, great potential. We know what that’s code for, but even so, this downtown Catskill Victorian seems like a good buy. Close to the river, close to “Always Improving” Main Street, in that sweet neighborhood of neat (and always improving) vintage homes. It’s got five beds, one-and-a-half baths, a nice porch (a must if you’re going to live in the village, says me). The place was sold in 2007, during the real estate frenzy, for $135,000, so the owner must be resigned to taking a loss. (Back in 2002, the place was sold for one dollar, according to Property Shark!) It can’t be in too bad shape, since the last assessor gave it a grade of B. Has but a teeny tiny yard, but there’s some nice greenery nearby. This is the kind of price that fuels my dreams. Stats on the jump.

112 Broad Street, Catskill (Gary DiMauro) GMAP
Asking Price: $119,000
Beds: 5
Baths: 1.5
Square Feet: 1,760
Year Built: 1860
Taxes: around $2,400

About lisa

I'm a freelance writer (and thus, not a homeowner), specializing in real estate, urban planning and sustainability. Also, I just like looking at pictures of houses.

Posted on October 6, 2011, in $100000 to $199000, Catskill, Greene, upstate new york, Village and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Sweet…and less than $1000/mo with an 80 percent mortgage.

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