Live for Free and Let The Tenant Pay Your House Payment!
Choose between a 2 bedroom or 1 bedroom in this convenient Lakeside duplex over looking the St. Joseph River.
This home has been well taken care of and recently updated and landscaped. There is private, well-lit off-street parking in two separate parking areas to comfortably hold six cars. Plus there is a 2 car garage with electric, lofted storage and garage door opener.
AWESOME 30 x 16 Foot Walk Out Deck
A large Walk Out beck with built in benches and extra storage pantry next to the kitchen make grilling and relaxing easy. And quick access to the basement provides for your own laundry area with washer/dryer hookups in the basement.
Near Headwaters Park and the Fort Wayne St. Joseph Pathway River Greenway river walk across the street for easy travel and outdoor paddling or pedaling fun. Proximity to colleges make this an always in-demand rental that rents fast.
Of Special Interest
While this property is completely updated, including newer electric updates and box, it may still qualify for Historical Status and-or a City Facade Grant in the future. If it qualifies the benefits may include tax breaks, reimbursement for repairs and maintenance, and listings in local and National registries.
Zoning R3 could allow another unit could be put into place. Even if you live here you can write off most repairs, improvements, taxes, insurance, … on your taxes. The crown jewel of an investor’s portfolio or a lovely home for the savvy home buyer. This investment will pay for itself over and over again.
Added all up it makes this one of the best properties in the Lakeside area!
Address: 1414 St Joseph Blvd.
City: Fort Wayne
Square Feet: 1790
Foundation: Yes- daylight
ABOUT THE 2 BEDROOM
1100 square feet open concept with all new paint. Kitchen and bath have been nicely revamped with new vinyl plank flooring and new light fixtures and ceiling fans. The master bedroom is a very nice sized 15 x 11 ft. The 2nd bedroom is 10 x 11 has two closets.
Next to large living room is a dining area, also used as a den/computer room. And the enclosed front porch provides a great place to enjoy the sunsets over downtown Fort Wayne and the outdoor activity along river walk. Other benefits making this a great rental include:
- Ample Closets & Storage
- High efficiency EnergyStar windows
- New light fixtures and plumbing hardware
- Stove and refrigerator provided
Residents are responsible for paying for gas, water, electric. So fully insulated walls and attic along with newer high efficiency EnergyStar windows make this home affordable to heat and cool. The rent is $735 a month.
ABOUT THE 1 BEDROOM
This convenient and clean 1 bedroom is over 600 square foot and one of the best properties in the lakeside area because of its location, directly across from the St. Joseph River, the wonderful updates, and ample, private, well lit off-street parking.
Near Headwaters Park and over looking the Fort Wayne St. Joseph Pathway River Greenway river walk makes for convenient travel and outdoor paddling or pedaling fun.
The spacious living room look out overs the River walk, downtown Fort Wayne and all the sports and activity. The large windows and location makes for very nice view for the Fort Wayne fire works!
The kitchen and bath have been nicely revamped and there is newer light fixtures and ceiling fans. The laundry is on the same floor (no running to the basement). Plenty of closet space too. The rent is $550 a month.
Fort Wayne and Allen County offers over 81 miles of biking, hiking, and even kayaking trails. The Rivergreenway Trail is a 25 mile long linear park in Fort Wayne across from the 2 bedroom rental home located at 1414 St. Joseph Blvd. The Rivergreenway Trail is the backbone of a growing network of trails in the Greater Fort Wayne area.
The trail runs along the riverbanks of the St. Joseph, St. Marys and Maumee Rivers, connecting to 15 city parks and providing trail users with a unique and protected greenspace for recreation, fitness, conservation active transportation. Fort Wayne’s network of trails offers safe, fun places to get outdoors with the family and connect you to our parks, attractions, downtown and more!
If renting a kayak, have the FWO&BD team drop you off at Foster Park and paddle your way back about 4 miles w/the natural flow of the stream to FWO&BD. Once complete, hop on your bike and pedal east to where the three rivers meet, head north on the St. Joseph Pathway to IPFW.
Cheryl Elser 260-749-6304
Mondays & Fridays 8-9 am
Three Rivers Strollers
Liz Winsley 260-925-5091
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