[3-Unit] 1208 Center St — Wilkinsburg, 15221 For Sale

  • $55,000
  • 6 beds
  • 3 baths
  • 3,691 sqft

Spacious lot; somewhat private. Update as desired & do handywork/post-tenant clean-up for ASAP easy rents. The photos will paint a clear picture of what you’ll want to do.
Updated electric & plumbing.

Property was recently occupied, so it’s livable – an excellent deal priced for hopeful quick sale. The greatest of your expenses will likely be in the windows if you’re keeping as a rental.

*has GREAT fire escape – huge plus to remain a zoned triplex!

A good historic home that proudly represents Wilkinsburg surrounded by other Big & Beautiful multifamilies:

  • Private entrances
  • EZ parking
  • Nostalgic: hardwood, built-ins, Victorian w/tower and angled bay windows
  • BIG units (average 1,230 square feet each)!

After repairs/updates + price of triplex, CAP @ 23%.


Everything nearby – has a WalkScore of 77! 1 mile from Regent Square; blocks from Penn’s Bus. District & I-376:

  • A *1*-minute walk to Turner Elementary/Intermediate School (the old Wilkinsburg High School)
  • 3-minute drive to Kelly Primary School
  • 8-minute drive or 16-minute bus ride to Westinghouse Academy (the new high school)

Bonuses = enormous covered front porch & furnaces (3) + H2O tanks (3) all 6-10 years-old.

Owner kept this property tight – try to get an appointment ASAP if you want to walk-through; don’t expect it to last through the week!


Redev & tax credit efforts caused area home values to appreciate nearly 100% in 18 months.

Here are handyman-special triplexes within a couple streets:


  • Taxes: $1,929
  • Electric: Updated
  • Plumbing: Updated
  • Kitchen: (3) Needs Updating
  • Bath: (3) Needs Updating
  • Roof: 20 yrs old
  • Furnace: (3) 6 yrs old
  • Hot Water Tank: (3) <10 yrs old
  • Windows: (35) Need replacing
  • (3) 2 BR / 1 BA
  • Floors: 2
  • Parking: On-street (plenty)
  • Rental Potential: $2,775/mo total ($925/unit – Market; $855/unit – Sec.8)
Price:
$55,000
Address:
1208 Center St
Wilkinsburg, PA 15221
Square Feet:
3,691
Lot Size:
5,940
Bedrooms:
6
Bathrooms:
3
Terms:
For Sale
Property Type:
Home
Year Built:
1900
Basement:
Full; exterior entrance
Const. Type:
Brick

Call (800) 788-9882 for more details

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