If you had a million dollars what kind of house can you buy in the U.S.? The answer to that question is: Depends on where you want to buy that house. The housing crisis that hit the country recently left different areas reeling and not all are recovering at the same speed.
According to MSN real estate website, here are just some of the houses you can currently get for that much in different parts of the U.S. Trends still uphold; property is still at a premium in states like Miami and New York while prices are lower in Detroit.
9 Los Angeles
For that amount buyers can have a three-bedroom 1,260-square-foot house in the Beverly Glen Neighborhood currently priced at $939,000. This house itself was built in 1949 and sits on a 0.37-acre lot. Ideally suited for a single family, the house is also near the Roscomare Road Elementary School, the Ralph Waldo Emerson Middle School and the University Senior High which are public schools and the Sherman Oaks Elementary, Dixie Canyon Avenue Elementary and Community Magnet Charter Elementary which are private.
Buyers can also take a look at another house in Woodwardia Drive. Priced at $989,000 this 2,786-square-foot house has five-bedrooms, three-bathrooms and sits on a 19.45-acre lot. It is also near the schools mentioned above.
8 New York
For buyers with $1 million there is a two-bedroom, two bathroom apartment on East 57th Street. The building itself was built in 1927. Pets are allowed in this building which has a view of the city. Building services include a laundry room, storage. Price is $999,000.
There is also a three-bedroom, two-bathroom house in 164th Street. Built in 1920, the colonial-style house sits on a 5,009-square-foot lot. There is a den, a skylight and basement. The garage can fit two vehicles. Price is $999,000.
7 Las Vegas
With $1 million, buyers can have a four-bedroom, four-bathroom 3,888 square-foot house in Saintsbury Drive. The house was built in 2001 and sits on a 0.29-acre lot. The house already comes with a carpet and marble and stone finishings. There is already an alarm system and a sprinkler system installed. Price is at $925,000.
Another available property is a four-bedroom, four-bathroom 4,236-square-foot house along Whitehills Street. The two-story house rests on a 0.23-acre lot and was built in 2004. The house has a covered patio, a courtyard and front and rear lawns and a mountain view. The price is $949,500.
For $1 million, buyers can have a bungalow-type five-bedroom, four bathroom house in Southwest 98th Avenue. Built in 1990, the 3,724-square foot house sits on a half-acre lot and has a two-car garage. Its other features include a cooking island, bar, foyer entry and custom mirrors. It also has a patio, a spa, hurricane shutters and a shed. The property has fruit trees. Price is at $999,999
Also available is a 4,031-square-foot house in Northeast 21st Avenue built in 1961. This house has six bedrooms, six bathrooms and a pool and garden. There is also a walk-in closet, Roman tub, cabana bath and laundry room/utility room. Floorings are ceramic tile and wood. Sprinklers, central heating and cooling systems are available. Price is $999,990
5 Washington DC
Buyers with $1 million have a traditional-style four-bedroom, four-bathroom house on Girard Street Northwest. The house is three stories and 1,624 square feet, slightly bigger than the lot which is 1,612 square feet. It was built in 1914. The house has a foyer and basement accessible from inside and outside the house. Price is $979,000.
Also available is a four-story Tudor-style house along 32nd Street Northwest. It was built in 1931 and has four bedrooms and five bathrooms. The house has an area of 2,989 square feet and sits on a 4,748-square foot lot. It has a slate roof, both basement and attic and a one-car garage. Price is $975,000.
With $1 million, buyers can have this five-bedroom, four-bedroom house on North Wolcott Avenue. The house is 4,000 square feet and sits on a lot 4,574 square feet. It was built in 2013 and priced at $999,900. The house has a two-car garage and two fireplaces. Appliances like dishwasher, dryer and garbage disposal are already available.
Buyers might also be interested in this apartment unit in East Bellevue Plaza. The unit has three bedrooms, three bathrooms and a total area of 2,530 square feet. Price is $999,000.
For $1 million, buyers can have this three-bedroom, three bathroom 2,920-square foot house in Northeast 89th Street built in 1986. The house sits on a 6,457-square-foot lot and has basement parking. It has a patio and viewing deck where one can enjoy a view of the lake. Carpeting, vinyl flooring and a security system have already been installed. Price is $995,000
Buyers can also take a look at this house on 36th Avenue built in 1921. The three-bedroom, three-bathroom 3,390-square foot houses sits on a 6,970-square foot lot and comes with a deck with a view of the lake. It also has storm windows, French doors and hardwood floors. Cable is already available. Price is also $995,000
For $1 million, buyers can have a three-bedroom house built in 1935 in Brookhaven Drive Northeast is currently available at $995,000. The 2,739-square-foot colonial revival style house has three bedrooms, four bathrooms. It has a two-car garage and the backyard is private and wooded lot. It is near the Ashford Park Elementary School and the Sutton Middle School.
Another house can be found at Riverview Road Northwest. This seven-bedroom, 11-bathroom house was built in 1990 and is 11,288 square meters. It is also colonial revival style and has a three-car garage. It has a fireplace for each room. It is near the Heards Ferry Elementary School and the Ridgeview Charter School. Price is also $995,000
For $1 million, buyers can have a 1929 Tudor-style house on Afton Road priced at $800,000. The 7,045-square-foot house has seven bathrooms and seven bedroom and a three-car garage. It also already comes with an intercom system, a humidifier and a central vacuum system. It has a 2,076-square-foot basement.
Also available is another Tudor-style house in Balmoral Drive built in 1922. The 10,395-square-foot house has seven bedrooms and seven bathrooms. It has several fireplaces and a water heating system. Some appliances like cable system, stove, washer, refrigerator, sprinkler system and garbage disposal are already provided. It also has a basement. Price is $799,900.