It's been over a year since we checked out the cheapest residential real estate that Portola has to offer. Not familiar with the nabe? Check out a People's Guide on the neighborhood, courtesy of the folks who live in it. Inventory is low, so instead of our usual ten, this week we're showing you the five least expensive homes for sale in Portola. Every single property is a single-family home, and they're all under $700K. Like always, all the homes on the map are up for grabs, meaning we didn't include any properties that are in contract. Boundaries are above and are set by the realtors. Let's get this party started!Read More
The Five Least Expensive Homes for Sale in Portola
125 Pioche Street
Asking price: $399,000
Size: 1-bed, 1-bath, 730 sq. ft. single-family home
Price per square foot: $547
The skinny: The listing tells us that this is a "fabulous home in need of a little attention," so you need to be willing to sink some cash into this abode. Unfortunately there are no interior photos, but the exterior photo shows a facade that needs work. It's been on the market 26 days. We should mention that it's currently being rented for $1100 a month.
1025 Woolsey Street
Asking price: $599,000
Size: 3-bed, 2-bath, 1,037 sq. ft. single-family home
Price per square foot: $578
The skinny: This is a great starter home at a fantastic price. The home sits on a 2500 square foot lot, and the backyard's lush with greenery. It's been on the market 34 days.
240 Bowdoin Street
Asking price: $599,988
Size: 3-bed, 1.5-bath, 1,574 sq. ft. single-family home
Price per square foot: $381
The skinny: This home was built in 1940 and looks the part. It's a great starter home and has highlights like a low maintenance backyard and a fireplace in the living room. It's been on the market for 66 days.
550 Sweeny Street
Asking price: $649,000
Size: 2-bed, 1-bath, 1,377 sq. ft. single-family home
Price per square foot: $471
The skinny: This is a fully detached home with a formal entry and a remodeled kitchen. There are unwarranted rooms and a bathroom on a lower level. It's currently being rented for $2547 a month. It's been on the market 11 days.
457 Somerset Street
Asking price: $695,000
Size: 2-bed, 2-bath, 1,540 sq. ft. single-family home
Price per square foot: $451
The skinny: This beautiful home was just painted inside and out. There's also brand new carpets in the interior. Highlights include a fireplace in the living room and an in-law apartment downstairs.