5859 Wilkins Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217
5859 Wilkins Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217
5859 Wilkins Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217
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5859 Wilkins Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Squirrel Hill North

Homes for Sale Near 5859 Wilkins Ave

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Home Highlights

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Description

This property is not currently for sale or for rent on Trulia. The description and property data below may have been provided by a third party, the homeowner or public records.
Midcentury Modern home designed by renowned, award-winning Pittsburgh architect, Tasso Katselas. Enter from level, recently renovated stone walkway to two-story, exposed brick, skylit foyer. Soaring windows, floating staircase, and wood beams in this open concept gem. Skylights galore. Floor to ceiling windows. Gorgeous woodwork, wrought iron railings, original features. Loft office over spacious, two-story, sunlit, raised living room with exposed brick, wood burning fireplace, wall of windows, and pounded copper custom brutalist chandelier. Second floor newly renovated balcony with Trex decking. New HVAC. Tucked away in a prime North of Forbes Squirrel Hill location yet walking distance to the business district, short ride to Shadyside, universities, and hospitals. Possible first floor bedroom. Covered carport plus off street parking for 2-4 vehicles. Large level rear yard. Own a piece of history. Property being sold AS IS.

Home Details for 5859 Wilkins Ave

Interior Features

Interior Details
BasementNumber of Rooms: 7Types of Rooms: Dining Room, Family Room, OfficeVaulted Ceiling
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Forced Air, Other, GasAir ConditioningCooling System: Central
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 2Floors: Tile, Carpet, Hardwood
Appliances & Utilities
DishwasherDisposal
Fireplace & Spa
Fireplace
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Double Paned Windows

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1965
Property Type / Style
Property Type: Single Family Home

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Barbeque AreaExterior: Stucco Wood Brick Cement ConcreteLawnPatioSkylight
Parking & Garage
Assigned Parking SpaceParking: Carport, Off Street,

Lot Information

Lot Size: 8,702 sqft

Price History for 5859 Wilkins Ave

Event DetailsPrice
10/19/2021
ListingRemoved
Public Records
$825K

10/01/2021
Pending
Public Records
$825K

09/22/2021
Listed For Sale
Public Records
$825K

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2021
Tax$1,483
Assessment$331,600
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 15217
*Based on the
Trulia Estimate
$414,990
Typical home value
This home: $550,700 25% above*
$391
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $299 31% below*
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Comparable Sales for 5859 Wilkins Ave

Address
Distance
Property Type
Sold Price
Sold Date
Bed
Bath
Sqft
0.41
Single-Family Home
$500,000
03/04/21
-
-
-
4.20
Single-Family Home
$264,900
09/24/21
3
1.5
1,467
5.98
Single-Family Home
$200,000
10/15/21
3
1
800
1.49
Single-Family Home
$603,500
10/08/21
-
-
-
7.18
Single-Family Home
$330,200
10/08/21
3
2
2,204
5.28
Single-Family Home
$51,500
10/08/21
1
1
648
0.45
Single-Family Home
$750,000
03/15/21
6
4
3,207
3.27
Single-Family Home
$697,200
09/29/21
3
2.5
1,832
7.77
Single-Family Home
$150,000
09/27/21
3
1
1,020
0.20
Single-Family Home
$160,000
04/05/21
7
6
5,725
Home facts updated by county records

Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Squirrel Hill North

At least 45 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 91%
    It's dog friendly
  • 91%
    There are sidewalks
  • 86%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 86%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 82%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 81%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 76%
    Parking is easy
  • 75%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 73%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 68%
    Kids play outside
  • 65%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 62%
    Car is needed
  • 59%
    There's wildlife
  • 45%
    It's quiet
  • 44%
    There are community events
  • 40%
    Neighbors are friendly
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  • Trulia User
    "Despite leash laws, people, sadly, walk their dogs in Frick Park and Schenely Park without them. Keep your little kids close. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Squirrel Hill feels like the safest community on the planet! A classic "neighborhood" neighborhood. "
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  • Trulia User
    "In the winter people arent the best at clearing sidewalks, but other than that its a great area to walk pets"
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  • Trulia User
    "This area is extremely dog friendly. Frick park has a wonderful off-leash Park, but Schenley and Frick both have great trails for people and their furry friends. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Safe diverse neighborhood. Lots of kids at lots of different schools. We've been here for 11 years and raised 3 kids here. Each went to different high schools and all had good experiences."
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  • Trulia User
    "I have lived here with 2 young kids for 6 years and don't plan to move. Point Breeze is getting worse crime though."
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  • Trulia User
    "Nice families here, kids ages 1-12. Parking is tough - good place id you bike and/or use a bus instead of a car. "
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  • Trulia User
    "We have lived here for 10+ yrs. It is peaceful, walkable (with a lively and lovely business district), is livable & friendly. We love it here!"
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  • Trulia User
    "Squirrel Hill (North) is one of the best family living places in Pittsburgh. Public transportation down Wilkins Boulevard is one block away, still Woodwell Street is a very quite one block street. Schenley Park is walking distance away. Forbes commercial block is also walking distance."
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  • Trulia User
    "Wonderful Neighborhood, close to Shopping, Dining, and Transportation"
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  • Trulia User
    "No place more livable, accessible, & comfortable!"
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  • Trulia User
    "I live here (for about 41 years) and love it. Great family oriented area with shopping very close by and lots of public transportation and easy parking. Near (ten minutes by bike) to universities (Pitt, Carnegie Mellon, Chatham), museums and Oakland medical complex (UPMC). Friendly neighborhood with a good bit of multicultural input from local universities! "
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Homes for Rent Near 5859 Wilkins Ave

5859 Wilkins Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 is a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 1,844 sqft single-family home built in 1965. 5859 Wilkins Ave is located in Squirrel Hill North, Pittsburgh. This property is not currently available for sale. The current Trulia Estimate for 5859 Wilkins Ave is $550,700.