Marcus is a rural town in the state of Washington. Here, you’ll find a limited number of homes for sale. At present, there are just five homes on the market in Marcus. Though, generally, this town has two homes for sale at any given moment. The median sale price for homes is $127,400, which is half the median sale price for homes in the entire state. Besides affordable housing, Marcus also has a low cost of living and a low crime rate. Overall, Marcus being a safe and affordable place to live is not too surprising, with a population of fewer than 200 people.
The first home for sale is a 2-bedroom, 1-bath single-story starter home with 832 square feet of living space for $77,000. Built in 1958, this house has a traditional floor plan with sizeable bedrooms. Several noteworthy features of this home include a modern kitchen, a laundry room, and a spacious unfinished basement. Outside, you’ll find a large yard (overall lot size is 5,998 square feet), a detached garage plus a backyard gazebo. As a whole, this starter home has excellent potential and is perfect for a growing family. What’s more, with a few homey touches you’ll feel right at home.
Alternatively, there is also a multifamily lot for sale in Marcus with two separate homes for a total of $95,000. This particular property is just under an acre and is commercially zoned; consequently, there is rental/investment opportunity here. Together these homes (a frame home and a 1979 14x70 single-wide manufactured home) offer three bedrooms, one bathroom, and 1,302 square feet of living space. The .95-acre lot, these homes are situated on, has a decent amount of road frontage near Lake Roosevelt. Overall, both houses need a little bit of work, but for the price and location, it’s well worth it.
Likewise, a 2-bedroom, 1-bath 1.5-story bungalow is currently on the market for $105,000. With over 1,732 square feet of living space, this bungalow has a lot to offer a growing family or couple. For instance, you will find a large family room, a deck overlooking the pristine Columbia River, a sizeable patio, 20x30 shop/garage, an unfinished basement, household appliances (dryer, washer, etc.), a wood stove/fireplace, and a forced-air oil furnace. The lot itself is approximately 2,614 square feet or .6 acres, which provides ample room for outdoor family fun. Additionally, this bungalow is located in the Kettle Falls School District.
There are also a handful of manufactured homes for sale in Marcus. Case in point, this 3-bedroom, 2-bath large manufactured home for $125,000. This recently built home has an open floor plan and over 1.344 square feet of living space. Here, you’ll find vaulted ceilings, a master suite with a private bath, a formal dining room, an enclosed deck, and a covered porch. On the home's 0.36-acre lot, there is also a shed, a sizeable yard with fencing, a handy-cap ramp, a covered carport, and ample forestland on the perimeter of the property. Presently, this manufactured home is a rental investment.
Lastly, there’s a manufactured mobile home for sale with three bedrooms, two baths, and 1,372 square feet of living space for the market for $149,900. This recently built mobile home offers all the comforts of home, including extensive custom built-ins, an airy floor plan, cathedral ceilings, new carpeting, new interior paint, a large family room, spacious bedrooms, an updated kitchen, and home appliances. Sitting on .85 acres, this mobile home is located just above the Marcus Campground. This home also has plenty of outdoor space, fruit trees, a garden, a workshop area, a wrap-around deck, a pole barn, and partial river views.