3 bedroom house, US $99,900
3518 Post Avenue, Erie PA 16508


Front of 3518 Post Avenue, renovated 2011 and 2013.
Added by current owner: landscaping, solar path lights, welcome mat, porch
chairs, rain barrels, door wreath, satellite dish on roof.
More photos below.


Quick Description:

  • 3-bedroom house on two floors with one bathroom.
  • Four minutes (one mile) north of LECOM (Lake Erie College of Medicine).
  • Earliest occupancy: Mid-January 2017.
  • Utilities for one person have averaged $230 per month for electric, gas, water, sewer, garbage and cable internet + digital phone. The costs could be higher depending on services contracted and consumed.
  • Off-street parking for two cars. Street parking is also available.
  • House on two lots which means big back yard, and a side yard.
  • Large painted basement with taller than usual ceilings, for games, etc.
  • House was renovated 2010 and 2013: new windows, tile floors in kitchen and bathroom, new cabinets.
  • A deposit is required to hold the house.

Photos below:

The House, outside
The porch and steps were painted in Spring 2016.

Front door.

Plantings: hosta and sedum


Side of house, next to back door #1.

The 8' x 7.5' shed (negotiable) houses lawn mowers, wheelbarrow, snow thrower, roof rake.

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Back of the house (2011). Windows from left to right. Second bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, pantry. There's a central air unit between bathroom and kitchen now.

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South side of house. Two back doors, each with exterior lights. (2011)

place for garage
Here is the side yard in front of the shed, and also the shaded driveway under the big silver maple tree.

The back yard.

Kitchen 13' x 11'
Kitchen with sink, solid surface counters, tile floors and dishwasher.

Kitchen with gas range/oven and range hood above. Fridge is to the right.
All appliances are black and were installed after the house was purchased in July 2011.

First floor blue bedroom
(11' x 11')

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The second (smaller) bedroom on the first floor. The door
on the left at the end of the hall leads to the upstairs bedroom.

I made the second bedroom into a library, then an office.

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Another view of the second bedroom on first floor.

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Other side of second bedroom, as a sewing room.

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Second bedroom door (left) and closet (right).
All doors in the house are levers, not knobs.

Master Bedroom 12' x 12' "The Gold Room"

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First floor master bedroom, fits a king size bed or two twins with 2 night stands.
Two-door closet. The furniture above has been sold.

Second Floor Bedroom (12.25' x 33.5')




Renovated second floor used as office, spare bedroom. Ceiling at center is 6'4".

Living Room 19' x 12'
Living Room, showing only part of the whole room.

Living room, a different view from the above photo.
The furniture will be removed.

The other side of the living room. These chairs will be removed.

Dining Room 8' x 11'
dining room
Dining Room has tile floor leading from kitchen, two windows and leads to pantry.

7.5' x 8.5'
Tiled tub and shower. Shower head has three speeds.

tub back
2015: Back of tub; tile in shower matches tile floor.

Granite sink-vanity installed 2013; low-flow toilet 17" from floor, and matching cabinets.

laundry chute
4-shelf cabinet and laundry chute which is also accessible from the kitchen when the bathroom is occupied.

Mud Room or Food Pantry 5' x 5.5' pantry1
Mudroom turned food pantry.

Mudroom/pantry with window and second side door.

Basement 24' x 35'


All the shelves and the items they hold will be removed, and the basement cleaned. This is half of the basement. Other half has more space for storage, laundry hookups, and a freezer (available for purchase). On hot summer days, the basement offers a cooler place to relax. The NordicTrack treadmill is available for purchase.

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Front porch light. There are lights above both side doors.

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Front porch mailbox. There are doorbells at the front door and first side door.