The most colorful homes for sale right now in San Antonio historic neighborhoods

While many people instantly think of downtown's King William area when talk turns to San Antonio's historical neighborhoods, it's just one of…

By San Antonio Current Staff

324 Leigh St, 1910
$459,000
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Five beautiful houses for sale in and around San Antonio's historic Monte Vista neighborhood

The north-of-downtown Monte Vista Historic District was one of several tony  neighborhoods that sprouted up during San Antonio's "Gilded Age," from 1890…

By San Antonio Current Staff

936 W Mulberry
$399,000
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This beautifully restored house for sale in Dignowity Hill started out as a water damaged wreck

When interior designer San Juanita Preciado bought this stylish Dignowity Hill property in a 2018 city auction, it was so badly water…

By San Antonio Current Staff

331 N Olive St
$468,500
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10 fixer-upper homes for sale right now inside San Antonio's Loop 410

It's tough finding affordable, move-in ready homes in the older neighborhoods inside San Antonio's center loop. The city's growing fast, and property…

By San Antonio Current Staff

414 Wharton St
$182,000
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A historic, Spanish-style home once owned by famed San Antonio ad man Ernest Bromley is for sale

Five families have owned this Monte Vista home since it was built by influential electrical contractor and police commissioner Martin Wright in…

By San Antonio Current Staff

104 E Elsmere
$1,595,000
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The former CEO of San Antonio's Methodist Hospital is selling this $3 million mansion

The former CEO of San Antonio's Methodist Hospital and Methodist Children's Hospital has put a stunning Olmos Park mansion on the market…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The former CEO of San Antonio's Methodist Hospital is selling this $3 million mansion
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Six 100-year-old San Antonio houses on the market for $250,0000 or less

As San Antonio home prices keep rising, it can seem like there's nothing affordable — especially in older neighborhoods inside Loop 410.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

1600 W French Pl, 1919
$234,900
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This stately home south of downtown San Antonio used to be such a wreck that pipes held up its balcony

Nobody said restoring 107-year-old homes to their former glory was easy. The real estate firm that recently put this two-story Victorian home on…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This stately home south of downtown San Antonio used to be such a wreck that pipes held up its balcony
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This historic Alamo Heights home, once owned by Trinity U.'s athletic director and a revered artist, is now for sale

This gorgeous 1939 Alamo Heights property that recently hit the market has quite an ownership pedigree. It was originally built by the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This historic Alamo Heights home, once owned by Trinity U.'s athletic director and a revered artist, is now for sale
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The sellers of this San Antonio home near The Pearl spent 10 years giving it an artsy makeover

The owners of this 1890 house blocks from The Pearl development took nearly a decade on a redo that highlighted its historic…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The sellers of this San Antonio home near The Pearl spent 10 years giving it an artsy makeover
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This 1927 San Antonio home built by a lumber tycoon is now for sale, and it has beautiful woodwork

The quality of wood and woodwork in this Alamo Heights house is breathtaking. Perhaps that should come as no surprise, since the…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This 1927 San Antonio home built by a lumber tycoon is now for sale, and it has beautiful woodwork
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A home once owned by former San Antonio mayor Ivy Taylor is now for sale in Dignowity Hill

A gorgeously restored 1920 home in Dignowity Hill recently hit the market, and according to property records, it was once owned by…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A home once owned by former San Antonio mayor Ivy Taylor is now for sale in Dignowity Hill
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20 things in San Antonio that are gone but we’d really like back

San Antonio's recent growth has brought along some great things, but it's also changed the character of our city. We've lost local…

By San Antonio Current Staff

El Mirador
This storied Southtown fixture closed permanently in 2018 after more than 50 years serving a blend of Tex-Mex staples and upscale takes on Mexican cuisine. Blue Star artists, city hall politicians and longtime regulars made up its diverse and loyal clientele. The restaurant's closure certainly seemed to mark the end of an era for its south-of-downtown neighborhood.
Photo by Kody Melton
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The senior pastor of San Antonio's Trinity Baptist Church is selling this gorgeous Monte Vista home

D. Leslie Hollon, the senior pastor of Trinity Baptist Church, and his wife Vicki, the church's minister of older adults, have put…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The senior pastor of San Antonio's Trinity Baptist Church is selling this gorgeous Monte Vista home
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10 cute houses for sale in San Antonio that were built before 1940

Old neighborhoods and old houses have character. They were built one of a kind and built to last. Good thing there are…

By San Antonio Current Staff

727 N Palmetto, 1920
$275,000
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A historic San Antonio home restored by the architect of UTSA's downtown campus is now for sale

Architect Humberto Saldaña is known for big public projects such as UTSA's downtown campus, libraries and government buildings. He's also won accolades…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A historic San Antonio home restored by the architect of UTSA's downtown campus is now for sale
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The San Antonio home of 'Maximum John,' who was killed by Woody Harrelson's dad, is now for sale

This $1.58 million home for sale in the Monte Vista Historic District exudes Mediterranean style from its tile roof to its original…

By San Antonio Current Staff

The San Antonio home of 'Maximum John,' who was killed by Woody Harrelson's dad, is now for sale
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This fixer-upper for sale in central San Antonio has an amazing balcony and Greek-revival pillars

You have to give it to folks who built homes 75 or 100 years ago: they had a sense of the grandiose.…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This fixer-upper for sale in central San Antonio has an amazing balcony and Greek-revival pillars
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This Miami-style home for sale in San Antonio looks like the perfect place to sip margs by the pool

San Antonio's inner-loop neighborhoods feature plenty of distinctive architecture: Spanish Revival, Craftsman, Victorian and Art Deco, to name a few. But, while…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This Miami-style home for sale in San Antonio looks like the perfect place to sip margs by the pool
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A Monte Vista mansion designed by the McNay Art Museum's architect is now for sale

Plenty of homes in San Antonio's historical neighborhoods can claim to have famous architects or well-known former residents. This stunning two-story Monte…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A Monte Vista mansion designed by the McNay Art Museum's architect is now for sale
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This Craftsman-style house for sale in San Antonio's Monte Vista area has unusual rock columns out front

San Antonio's north-of-downtown neighborhoods are full of Craftsman-style homes — an early 1900s style that often featured welcoming front porches and heavy,…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This Craftsman-style house in for sale in San Antonio's Monte Vista has unusual rock columns out front
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This 105-year-old home for sale in the Lavaca area used to be the neighborhood grocery

San Antonians have gotten pretty creative when it comes to reusing old buildings in historic neighborhoods. Case in point: this two-story home…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This 105-year-old home for sale in the Lavaca neighborhood used to be the neighborhood grocery
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A 1925 home for sale north of downtown San Antonio comes with a rare basement and wine cellar

Basements just aren't a thing in San Antonio. Pee-wee Herman discovered that the hard way when he asked to see the one…

By San Antonio Current Staff

A 1925 home for sale north of downtown San Antonio comes with a rare basement and wine cellar
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This historic San Antonio home comes with a rooftop deck and an awesome view of downtown

Folks living near downtown want a view of downtown, and this three-story charmer now on the market in the Monte Vista Historic…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This historic San Antonio home comes with a rooftop deck and an awesome view of downtown
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This Brackenridge Park fixer-upper may look like a haunted house, but there's spooky potential

With the gnarled tree appearing to claw at its roof and the age-weathered cedar shingles cladding its sides, it's safe to say…

By San Antonio Current Staff

This Brackenridge Park fixer-upper may look like a haunted house, but there's spooky potential
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These vintage photos show San Antonio's Christmas spirit

San Antonio loves the holiday season — and from what we can see in these historic photos, it has for a long…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Joske's didn't play around with its holiday decorations. Just take this giant Santa Claus display as proof.
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20 Historic Photos of San Antonio Celebrating Christmas

It's no secret that San Antonio loves the holiday season. It seems such has been the case for awhile, given these historic…

By San Antonio Current Staff

Anyone who was in San Antonio in the '60s surely remembers Fantasyland at Joske's.
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Vintage Photos of San Antonio Businesses That Don't Exist Anymore

San Antonio has changed a lot over the years, with a lot of that change attributed to urban renewal. While locals miss…

By San Antonio Current Staff

In this 1937 photo shows Domingo Acosta working on a guitar at his family's guitar business. He's using a special homemade device to work on the instrument.
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25 dreamy vintage photos of winter in San Antonio

With the help of Vintage San Antonio and the UTSA Special Collections, you can reminisce on the white Christmases and snowy winters of…

By San Antonio Current Staff

January 1949 Snow covering Alamo Plaza,
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