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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
  • 37 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...

4605 River Shore Rd, Portsmouth, VA - $624,900

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,918 SQFT
  • 76 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...

4024 Estates Ln, Portsmouth, VA - $499,900

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,794 SQFT
  • 101 DOM
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Living Is Easy In This Immaculate, Custom Designed All Brick Home, Located In The Gated River Pointe Community. Nothing Is Routine Or “cookie Cutter” About This Home, Built In 2003, A Former “homerama” Model Home, This Property Features An Open Fl...

MLS Number 10253203 in the city of Portsmouth Homes for Sale by Lake Forest, the zipcode of 23701

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

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 2,762 SQFT
  • 7 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 4012 Estates Ln in the Portsmouth, located in the neighborhood of River Pointe

4012 Estates Ln, Portsmouth, VA - $490,000

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

Homes for Sale in Portsmouth, VA Under Contract

422 Bobby Jones Dr, Portsmouth, VA - $489,000

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,248 SQFT
  • 90 DOM
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Welcome Home To Stewart Manor! Nestled Away In Elizabeth Manor You'll Find This Stunning One Of A Kind Colonial. Just A Boat Ride From Your Backyard To Norfolk's Waterside District & Situated In A Golf Course Community! Completely Renovated With A...

1525 Rotunda Ave, Portsmouth, VA - $484,900

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,026 SQFT
  • 124 DOM
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Reduced - This Home Will Not Disappoint! Beautiful Water Views, Inground Pool, And Gorgeous Outdoor Gazebo Are Just A Few Of The Amazing Features You'll Love About This Property! Inside You'll See A Beautiful Double Stair Case, Two Fireplaces, An...

421 Middle St, Portsmouth, VA - $480,000

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,600 SQFT
  • 13 DOM
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Professional Interior Designer’s Own Home In Historic Olde Towne Portsmouth. High End Finishes Throughout. Your Inner Chef Will Enjoy The Custom Kit. With Wolf Range, Dacor & Asko Applia., U-line Wine Chiller. Entertain With Flowing Floor Plan Fro...

Residential Real Estate for Sale at 2901 Replica Ln in the city of Portsmouth by MLS #10201111 Under Contract

2901 Replica Ln, Portsmouth, VA - $469,900

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 9,516 SQFT
  • 279 DOM
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Deep Waterfront Overlooking The Elizabeth River! This 5 Bedroom 3.5 Bath Home Has A 1st Floor Master W/sauna Rm & Jacuzzi! 2400sf Pool Hse W/20x40 Inground Pool & Lg Loft Area W/hot Tub! Separate Family Rm,exercise Rm,recreation Rm W/bar & More!....

26 S River Pointe Dr, in the city of Portsmouth Real Estate in VA by River Pointe, Under Contract

26 S River Pointe Dr, Portsmouth, VA - $445,000

Residential, Detached
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 3,989 SQFT
  • 5 DOM
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Stop The Car! This Portsmouth Gem Is Near The Elizabeth River With Beautiful Sunsets Across 3/4 Acre Lot. Enjoy A Peaceful Retreat W/a Personal View Of The Lake From The Deck Off The Upstairs Master Suite Or The Deck Just Off The Gourmet Kitchen. ...

2700 Sterling Point Dr, Portsmouth, VA - $445,000

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,784 SQFT
  • 53 DOM
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Open The Front Door To Your 4 Bedroom, 3 Full Bathroom Home To Water Views From All Rooms On The Main Level. From Your Living Room Walk On To The Great Deck In Your Backyard Boasting An In-ground Pool And Dock To The Navigable Waterway And Amazing...

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

Residential, Detached
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,571 SQFT
  • 94 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...

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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

What's My Home Worth?

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: 773
Average Price: $177,271
Highest Price: $750,000
Lowest Price: $12,900