120-year-old ‘gingerbread house' in California can be yours — for k

It's true: The eye-catching Queen Anne Victorian at the corner of Tully and Orangeburg in Modesto is up for sale. And the listing price, in an era ...

May 24, 2023
2:20 AM

It's true: The eye-catching Queen Anne Victorian at the corner of Tully and Orangeburg in Modesto is up for sale. And the listing price, in an era of still-high housing costs, may blow you away — only $70,000. But those with stars in their eyes and money signs in their heads will want to take a step back, clear away the webs of nostalgia and recognize that this dream home, in its current state, is more of a nightmare. The brightly colored 1901-built home pictured in The Modesto Bee in 2017, when paint was fresh, has deteriorated in the six years since.

AOL Staff