|What $400K Buys: Homes Across America|
|Susanna Kim (@skimm)||Jul 13, 2013, 6:16 AM|
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What will $400,000 get a homebuyer in six different states across the country? These six homes have features to boast about, from charming gardens to modern architecture. But a difference in location can amount to either a studio or seven bedrooms.
If the choice was yours, which one would you choose?
1. Bellingham, Wash. $399,000 (pictured above): 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
About 20 miles south of the Canadian border, this home is touted as "the best the Northwest has to offer - sleek modern design with warm touches and an unbeatable location" the listing states.
Single Family: 1,915 square feet
Lot: 11,325 square feet
Year Built: 2012
(Berkeley, Calif. Image credit: Zillow)
2. Berkeley, Calif. $399,000: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom
The listing describes this Northern California home as a "beguiling cottage with original redwood detail in secret garden setting. Privacy, serenity, classical charm."
Single Family: 902 square feet
Lot: Details provided by agent.
Year Built: 1900
(Stockton Springs, Maine. Image credit: Zillow)
3. Stockton Springs, Maine $399,000: 7 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
Once a bed and breakfast, this "historic home" in this coastal town has a barn attached to the home plus a "new kitchen, gentlemen's parlor, living room, library, dining room, sun porch, first-floor master bedroom and elegant foyer," the listing states.
Single Family: 4,300 square feet
Lot: 22,215 square feet
Year Built: 1855
(Maple Grove, Minn. Image credit: Zillow)
4. Maple Grove, Minn. $399,000: 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
About 15 miles from Minneapolis, "This rare offering in Fieldstone Meadows boasts stylish amenities, a large and modern floor plan, and attractive decor, all in a move-in ready package," the listing states.
Townhouse: 2,451 square feet
Lot: 14,374 square feet
Year Built: 2008
(Lafayette, Colo. Image Credit: Zillow)
5. Lafayette, Colo. $395,000: 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
The listing describes the home as "Light filled and charming, this 3 bedroom tri-level is in a great Indian Peaks subdivision on a corner lot, very close to the park."
Single Family: 1,968 square feet
Lot: 7,492 square feet
Year Built: 1994
(New York, N.Y. Image Credit: Zillow)
6. New York City $400,000: studio, 1 bathroom
This New York City apartment is listed as a "large studio" on a "high floor" with "lots of light". It includes a "separate kitchen" with a "top of the line roof deck" with "24/7 concierge," according to the listing.
Cooperative: 500 square feet
Lot: High-rise building
Year Built: 1977