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Homes For Sale In Portsmouth, VA

homes for sale portsmouth VAOne of the most livable cities in the Hampton Roads region, this city is an ideal destination for families, young professionals, military service members and their families. Homes for sale in Portsmouth, VA are located in a historic city that boasts a robust economy as well as a low cost of living and a bevy of cultural and entertainment options nearby.

Portsmouth residents enjoys acclaimed public schools and colleges and a superb transportation infrastructure. With its thriving economy, family-friendly appeal and variety of real estate options to explore, Portsmouth stands out as one of the finest cities in the Hampton Roads area.

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5315 High W St, Portsmouth, VA - $750,000

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 3,656 SQFT
  • 159 DOM
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Pristine Colonial Home On Tidal Water. Custom In Ground Pool. Formal Living Room. Formal Dinning Room And Gourmet Kitchen Appliances Convey. Three Bedrooms Are On The Second Floor With A Full Bath. The Third Floor Bedroom With Sitting Area. A Reco...

501 Elizabeth Pl, Portsmouth, VA - $675,000

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,816 SQFT
  • 48 DOM
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Enjoy Magical Views Of Downtown Harbor From Spacious, Updated Waterfront Home @ End Of Quiet Dead-end Street. Enjoy Charm & Exceptional Craftsmanship Of A Circa 1925 House W/ The Comfort & Convenience Today's Best Built Homes. Brick Exterior, Slat...

Portsmouth Homes for Sale in the neighborhood of River Shore in the Zipcode of 23703 Under Contract

4605 River Shore Rd, Portsmouth, VA - $574,900

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,918 SQFT
  • 155 DOM
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Brick House With The Charm Of A Quality Build Home With Real Hardwood Floor Through Out, Solid Doors And Large Wood Trim. Large Addition Added To The Rear Of The Home With Glass In The Great Room And It's 14 Foot Ceilings Open To The Kitchen To A...

1521 Rotunda (neyland) Rd, Portsmouth, VA - $495,625

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 2,762 SQFT
  • 129 DOM
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To Be Built, Custom Home Of You're Dreams By Sadler Building Group. Many Plans To Pick From On This Beautiful Waterfront Lot.

Residential for Sale by 4024 Estates Ln in the Portsmouth, located in the neighborhood of River Pointe

4024 Estates Ln, Portsmouth, VA - $489,900

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,100 SQFT
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There’s Nothing Routine With This Custom All Brick Home, Located In The Gated River Pointe Community. Built In 2003, A Former “homerama” Model Home Features An Open Floor Plan, Vaulted, Coffered & Tray Ceilings, Gleaming Ceramic Tile & Wood Floors...

4012 Estates Ln, Portsmouth, VA - $479,900

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,113 SQFT
  • 126 DOM
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Built In 2004. Stunning All Brick 2 Story Located In The Gated Community Of River Pointe. Looking For Large And Spacious Rooms? Look No More. Seller Has Taken Exceptional Care Of Home. Enjoy Entertaining From Your Over-sized Deck In A Lush Backyar...

30 River Pointe Dr S, Portsmouth, VA - $469,900

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,428 SQFT
  • 62 DOM
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This Waterfront Home Is Awesome! The Modern Layout Is So Perfect! Main Floor Master Suite. Gorgeous Open Layout On The Main Level With A Great Room And Gourmet Kitchen With New Stainless Steel Appliances Including Professional Size Gas Range. ...

201 North St, Portsmouth, VA - $449,000

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 5,600 SQFT
  • 23 DOM
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Piece Of History: Original Home Was First Constructed In 1784 With An Addition In 1870. Extensive Restoration In Took Place In 2003. Excellent Condition, With Original Charm And Solid Construction; A Rare Find! Prior Bed & Breakfast, Can Become Co...

4631 River Shore Rd, Portsmouth, VA - $445,000

Residential, Detached
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,700 SQFT
  • 53 DOM
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Sprawling Brick Ranch With Meticulously Landscaped Yard And Panoramic Views Of The Mouth Of The James. Priced Below Tax Assessment! Over An Acre With Bulk Headed Waterfront And Deck Over The Water. True Deep Water Just Minutes To The Norfolk Ha...

1108 Melvin Dr, in the city of Portsmouth Real Estate in VA by Mayflower Park, Under Contract

1108 Melvin Dr, Portsmouth, VA - $445,000

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,571 SQFT
  • 125 DOM
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Nestled In The Trees This 2/3 Acre Lawn Hugs The Elizabeth River. A Gracious Foyer Welcomes Friends & Family. Golden ¾ Inch Oak Planking Hardwood Floors Glisten In The Abundant Natural Sunlight. Huge 28 X 21 Ft Patio, Workshop With Water & Electri...

16 Cypress Rd, Portsmouth, VA - $440,000

Residential, Detached
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,969 SQFT
  • 132 DOM
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Beautiful Waterfront Property With Deep Water Access & A Magnificent View Of The Western Branch Of The Elizabeth River. Breathtaking Views For Relaxing & Entertaining Including Two Decks Facing The Gorgeous View. Master Bedroom Has Walk-in Closet ...

603 London St, Portsmouth, VA - $439,999

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,512 SQFT
  • 29 DOM
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History Meets Present Day In This Magnificent Historical Masterpiece. This Beautiful Home Has Original Doors And Casings, Original Heart Of Pine Floors, Two Sweeping Porches, And Countless Additional Historical Features. Stainless Steel Appliances...

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Homes For Sale in Portsmouth, VA

Homes for sale in Portsmouth, VA are ideal for all sorts of homebuyers. Properties in the city enjoy solid value, low interest rates and very reasonable prices. Options include single-family homes in leafy, tree-lined neighborhoods, condos close to Downtown Portsmouth and major amenities and attractions and other affordable options like duplexes, starter homes and much more. Styles, interior designs and price options are available to suit homebuyers of all sorts of personal tastes and financial budgets.

Portsmouth History

The city was first settled around 1620, due to its strategic location along the Elizabeth River in the Hampton Roads area. Founded as a shipbuilding center, it prospered and was formally established in 1752. The city bore witness to the historic Battle of Hampton Roads in the Civil War and later thrived as a hub for shipbuilding, commerce and industry after the war and well into the 20th century. Today the city is known for its robust economy and family-friendly amenities, making it one of the state’s most coveted locations to relocate.

Living in Portsmouth Homes

Portsmouth homes offer close proximity to many local parks, golf courses, nature trails and public spaces, not to mention the beautiful beaches of nearby Virginia Beach. Local parks and public spaces include Portsmouth Splash Park, Churchland Park, City Park, Maplewood Park and many others.

Residents enjoy easy access to a wealth of local attractions such as the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame and Museum, the Portsmouth Art and Cultural Center, the Children's Museum of Virginia and historic Olde Towne Portsmouth.

Events and activities in Portsmouth include a Memorial Day parade, the Umoja Festival, the Olde Towne Portsmouth Farmer’s Market, concerts at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion and much more.

Thanks to its booming economy, affordable real estate options and prime location in the heart of the Hampton Roads area, Portsmouth is one of the most desirable locations for real estate in Virginia. Get in touch with a local REALTOR® to find your Portsmouth home.

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Portsmouth

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Overview

Experience life in Portsmouth and enjoy 80 square miles of waterfront land on the Elizabeth River. Once you come to Portsmouth, the hustle and bustle of other cities become a distant memory, making it one of the region’s best-kept secrets. The Olde Towne Historic District features one of the largest collections of historically significant homes between Alexandria, VA and Charleston, SC.

Real Estate Statistics

Total Listings: 761
Average Price: $175,535
Highest Price: $750,000
Lowest Price: $19,900