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138 E Francis Ave

Brentwood, PA 15227
3 Beds
2 Baths
Estimated Monthly
Cap Rate
About This Property
This remodeled home has a bright living room with a beautiful fireplace.The connecting sunroom is perfect for a playroom or reading nook.The large kitchen has new granite countertops, exposed brick, a stainless-steel gas range, and a stainless-steel dishwasher.The floating shelves give a modern, polished look and the cabinetry around the refrigerator provides ample storage.Adjacent to the kitchen is a full bath with a standing shower, perfect for visiting guests.Carpeted stairs lead to the second floor with 3 bedrooms and a full bath.Each room has a ceiling fan and new wall to wall carpet.Off one of the bedrooms is a lovely deck overlooking the backyard. The bathroom features new ceramic tile, updated faucets, shower, new lighting fixtures along with recessed lighting.The unfinished basement provides a great space for laundry and storage.The driveway leads to a two-car detached garage.The backyard is perfect for kids play.New roof, new plumbing, and a new heating system.
Unit Size
Days on Market
145 days
Land Size
0.09 acres
Price per sqft
Property Type
Property Taxes
HOA Dues
Year Built
Listed By
Emily Bergstrom
Last updated: 12 days ago (WPMLS #1615014)

Home Amenities


Air Conditioning


Property Details


    Parking Information

  • Has Garage
  • Parking Features: Detached, Garage, On Street

    Bedroom Information

  • Bedrooms: 3

    Bathroom Information

  • Full Bathrooms: 2

    Interior Information

  • Appliances: Some Gas Appliances, Dishwasher, Disposal, Stove
  • Flooring Type: CeramicTile, Laminate, Carpet

    Room Information

  • Rooms: 8

    Fireplace Information

  • Has Fireplace
  • Fireplaces: 1

    Basement Information

  • Has Basement
  • InteriorEntry, Unfinished

    Property Information

  • Property Condition: Resale
  • Year Built: 1928

    Building Information

  • Roof: Asphalt
  • Construction Materials: Brick, Frame

    Pool Information

  • Pool Features: None

    Lot Information

  • Lot Size Dimensions: 0.0909
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.0909

    Land Information

  • Land Assessed Value: $0

    Tax Information

  • Tax Assessed Value: $59,600
  • Tax Annual Amount: $3,011

    Utilities Information

  • Cooling Type: Central Air, Electric
  • Heating Type: Forced Air, Gas

Building Info



  • Year Built: 1928
  • Effective Year Built: 1928
  • Total Rooms: 6
  • Bedroom Count: 3
  • Bathroom Count: 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Partial Bathrooms: 1
  • Floor Count: 2
  • Basement Area: 0
  • Parking Space Count: 0


  • Lot Size Square Feet: 3,960
  • Lot Size Depth Feet: 1,200
  • Lot Size Frontage Feet: 330
  • Total Building Area: 1,700
  • Building Area: 1,700
  • Building Area Measurement: unknown

    Heating and Cooling

  • Fireplace Count: 1
  • Air Conditioning: unknown
  • Heating: unknown
  • Heated Square Feet: 1,700
  • Heating Fuel Type: unknown


  • Sewer System: unknown
  • Water Service: unknown


  • Property Class: unknown
  • Subdivision: BENNETT GARDENS
  • Land Acres: 0.091
  • Legal Description 1: BENNETT GARDENS 2ND PLAN 226 LOT 33X120


  • School District Name: Brentwood Borough School District
  • School Tax School District: BRENTWOOD BORO
  • Census Tract: 478200


  • District: 810
  • Parcel: 137-L-126
  • Block: 0137L
  • Lot: 00126
  • Municipality: BRENTWOOD
  • Latitude: 40.3787
  • Longitude: -79.9724


  • Full Address: 138 E Francis Ave
  • Address - House Number: 138
  • Street Direction: E
  • Address - Street Name: Francis
  • Address - Suffix Type: Ave
  • State: PA
  • City Name: Pittsburgh
  • Carrier Code: C008
  • 4-Digit Zip Code: 2481
  • Zip Code: 15227



  • Tax Year: 2023
  • Tax Amount: $3,011
  • Tax Rate Code Area: BRENTWOOD

    Appraisal Valuation

  • Standard Deviation: 0.1497
  • Valuation Date: Jun 07, 2023
  • Confidence Score: 70
  • Final Value: 123,822
  • High Value: 142,359
  • Low Value: 105,284

    Market Valuation

  • Market Total Value: $59,600
  • Market Land Value: $12,500
  • Market Improvement Value: $47,100

    Assessments Valuation

  • Assessed Year: 2023
  • Assessed Total Value: $59,600
  • Assessed Land Value: $12,500
  • Assessed Improvements Value: $47,100


  • Current Sale Contract Date: Mar 02, 2020
  • Current Sale Recording Date: Apr 14, 2020
  • Current Sale Transaction ID: 11779376012
  • Current Sale Document Type: unknown
  • Current Sale Input Book: 17991
  • Current Sale Input Document Number: 202000009561
  • Current Sale Input Page: 238
  • Previous Sale Recording Date: Jul 12, 1966
  • Previous Sale Contract Date: Jul 12, 1966
  • Previous Sale Document Type: unknown

Price History

Date/Event Event Price
Sep 21, 2023 Price Decreased Price Decreased $239,000 $10K (4%)
Jul 17, 2023 Listed by B & B BROKERAGE, LLC Listed by B & B BROKERAGE, LLC $249,000


Asking Price
Listed On
Closing Price
Sold On
HOA + Taxes
3 Beds
2 Baths
$250,000 May 7, 2023
$250,000 Jun 22, 2023
3 Beds
3 Baths
$240,000 May 26, 2023
$240,000 Jul 5, 2023
3 Beds
3 Baths
$244,200 Apr 21, 2023
$244,200 Jun 9, 2023
3 Beds
2 Baths
$255,000 May 31, 2023
$255,000 Jul 3, 2023
3 Beds
2 Baths
$214,000 Mar 29, 2023
$214,000 Jun 2, 2023
3 Beds
3 Baths
$240,000 May 11, 2023
$240,000 Jun 30, 2023
3 Beds
2 Baths
$260,000 Jun 6, 2023
3 Beds
2 Baths
$220,000 Jun 5, 2023
3 Beds
2 Baths
$229,900 Jun 25, 2023
3 Beds
2 Baths
$199,900 Jul 13, 2023
3 Beds
2 Baths
$285,000 May 31, 2023
3 Beds
1 Bath
$199,900 Jun 9, 2023

About Brentwood - Baldwin

Local assessors in Pittsburgh, PA have categorized 138 East Francis Avenue as a unknown type of property. The home was built in 1928 and is 95 years old. The property's lot size has been calculated to be 3,960 square feet. The linear feet between the front and back of the lot was measured at 1,200 ft and the front of the lot was measured at 330 ft. Sharp-eyed aficionados of architecture will notice that the home on the property was built in a unknown. Now, let's dive a bit deeper into the details surrounding the home on the property. There are 6 rooms in the home. Of these, 3 have been legally categorized as bedrooms. For more details, please view your local government regulations on what counts as a legal bedroom. As for the restroom situation, there is one full bathroom. There is also a partial bathroom. This is a 2 story home so residents will need to have climb at least one set of stairs on a daily basis. If we look only at the heated or air conditioned part of the building, then 138 East Francis Avenue has a total of 1,700 sqft of living area. Note that this number does not include the square footage of the garage, basement, and/or porch into its calculations.

Curious to learn more about the home? Our team of data engineers have sourced the most up-to-date information from the local assessors office to share with you. Additional features on the property are as follows. There is a unknown for those who need a place to park their vehicle. Moving onto specific details regarding the building. Our sources show that the building condition is unknown. It might sound scary but did you know that buildings can move depending on the weather? Both hot and cold weather can have severe impact on the longevity of your home structure depending on how much your home moves. Hence why architects pay a lot of attention to the type of control joints used in the construction process. Just so you know, this home was built with unknown control joints. Not only do we know the type, but we also know that the assessors have graded the quality of these control joints with a letter grade - unknown. The building has a roof that is made of unknown. Lots of unknown were used in the construction of the exterior walls of the home. The home's unknown is the primary heating source. There is a single fireplace in the home which may result in additional cleaning fees for the homeowner. Here at RealtyHop, we've focused a lot of our efforts into gathering up-to-date and accurate data for our users. Current property owners are expected to pay $3,011 in taxes per year. The property on 138 East Francis Avenue was last assessed in 2023. As a result of that assessment, the total value of the property was placed at $59,600. To break that down further, the land itself was valued at $12,500. While improvements to the property were assessed at a total of $47,100. Based on our records, the total market value for this property has been marked the same as the total assessed value as of this moment. Which is nothing out of the ordinary. As you can see, there are a lot of things to consider when purchasing a home. For example, have you evaluated your own Debt-To-Income ratio (DTI) and understood how this may impact the number of loan options you have access to? Don't worry, we'll cover the basics such as what a DTI ratio is, how to calculate yours, what most lenders consider to be an ideal ratio, and also provide our tips on how you can improve your score if it is on the higher side.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When was property at 138 East Francis Avenue built and last sold?
The property at 138 East Francis Avenue was built in 1928 and last sold on Mar 2, 2020 for $0.
How much is this home worth?
The estimated value of the home located at 138 East Francis Avenue is $241,390.
What are some comparable homes to 138 East Francis Avenue?
Homes that are comparable to 138 East Francis Avenue include a house property at 3116 Vernon Avenue, 3500 Wallace Drive, 3017 Brentwood Avenue.