$583,053 Trulia Estimate
5978 Alder St
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 (Shadyside)
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$583,053 Trulia Estimate

5978 Alder St Pittsburgh, PA 15232

(Shadyside)
  • 4 beds
  • 2 baths
  • 2,582 sqft
  • 2,686 sqft lot size
  • Multi-Family
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  • Lowest crime relative to the rest of Allegheny county.

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  • 70 Elementary Schools

    59 Middle Schools

    41 High Schools

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Property Details for 5978 Alder St


This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from November 14, 2012
A freshly painted, covered front porch welcomes visitors in the old Victorian style. A 12x5 Entry introduces a home of distinction. The gorgeous chandelier comes with the home and new hardwood floors lead the way to the main level rooms. This fabulous 14x13 Gourmet Kitchen was completely renovated and enlarged by 40%. New solid Maple cabinetry, polished concrete counter tops and new hard wood floors blend beautifully with the exposed brick of the original structure. Kitchen Aide's Platinum Top of the line stainless appliances and Bosch dishwasher add just the right touch of modern techn...ology to the heart of this home.The 15x12 Living Room combines warm earth tones, exposed brick, original wide baseboards, large windows and hard wood floors for a spacious but cozy feel.Formal dining in the old world style. The beautiful mantle and chandelier provide an elegance to this spacious 16x15 Dining Room.The 18x13 Master Bedroom has new, plush carpeting. A decorative fireplace flanked by built-in shelves adds charm and funtionality to this space. Two new walk-in closets, His and Hers, were added to the 3rd floor to service the Master. The newly installed Master Bath is a retreat in itself. The club foot tub and ceramic tile flooring keeps with the style of the Victorian era.A walk-in shower and double bowl sink and vanity along with the wide screen TV over the tub bring modern day luxuries to this unique Master Bath.The 6x6 Laundry Room is set neatly into a closet in the Master Bath giving one more hint of modern day convenience.A huge walk-in closet with fabulous organizers was added to the Master Bedroom.A second walk-in closet was added to the 3rd floor for the Master Bedroom. Bedroom #2 is 15x12. The floors had been painted with dark brown paint and the seller had the wood stripped and stained to the original pine flooring.Bedroom #3 is 15x12. The floors are newly stripped and stained. Bedroom #4 is 14x13 and may be used as a Family Room or Guest Room. This beautiful Victorian is right in the heart of Shadyside, in immaculate condition, and ready for your things. Come and see for yourself.
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5978 Alder St Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 01/2017:
    • Duplex (2 units, any combination)
    • 2,582 sqft
    • Stories: 3 story with basement
    • Exterior Walls: Brick
    • Construction: Brick
    • County: Allegheny
    • 4 Bedrooms
    • Lot Size: 2,686 sqft
    • A/C: Central
    • Roof: Roll Composition
    • Basement: Full Basement
    • Tax Rate Code Area: CITY OF PITTSBURGH
    • 2 Bathrooms
    • Built In 1900
    • Heating: Central
    • 8 Rooms
    • Fireplace
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Additional Costs For 5978 Alder St


Property Taxes and Assessment of 5978 Alder St


Land
Improvement
Total
$153,700
+
$296,300
=
$450,000
Land
Improvement
Total
$153,700
+
$296,300
=
$450,000
Year Tax Assessment Market
2017 N/A $450,000  N/A
2015 $2,129 N/A N/A
2012 N/A N/A $450,000 
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 5978 Alder St


Date Event Price Source Agents
07/27/2015 Sold view detail $482,500 Public records Public records Pia Colucci
  • Recording Date
    07/27/2015
  • Contract Date
    07/15/2015
  • Sale Price
    $482,500
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Special Warranty Deed
  • Seller's Agent
03/25/2013 Sold view detail $450,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    03/25/2013
  • Contract Date
    03/19/2013
  • Sale Price
    $450,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Special Warranty Deed
09/30/2003 Sold view detail $200,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    09/30/2003
  • Sale Price
    $200,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
06/11/1997 Sold view detail $114,600 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    06/11/1997
  • Contract Date
    06/05/1997
  • Sale Price
    $114,600
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $1,719
  • County Transfer Tax
    $860
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $1,146
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Warranty Deed
04/25/1994 Sold view detail $125,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    04/25/1994
  • Contract Date
    11/30/1993
  • Sale Price
    $125,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $938
  • County Transfer Tax
    $1,875
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $1,250
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Warranty Deed

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