Buying a home can be both the most exciting and the most stressful experience of your life — whether you’ve purchased several or you’re a first timer. There are so many factors to consider! But, with the right support system and the help of some trusted professionals, you’ll be living in your dream home before you know it.
In the meantime, check out a few of our favorite starter homes on the market right now in the Akron and Canton area. These humble abodes boast smaller square footage and reasonable price tags, making each one an excellent home for a first-time buyer.
If you’re sticking to a tighter budget, don’t fret. You can use our advanced search tool to find homes in the area that are within your desired price range!
3 Beds | 1 Bath | 1,672 Square Feet | $99,900
This home can be found at 910 Ridge Road, Canton | Listed by Tammy Grogan & Associates
You’ll never believe this gorgeous three-bedroom home in Canton is listed for under $100K! The fantastic features include a spacious living room filled with original woodwork, a sunroom/office, a recently updated kitchen and a roomy backyard. Settled in a quiet neighborhood with tree-lined streets only seconds away from the McKinley Monument and the Football Hall of Fame, this is one you won’t want to miss.
2 Beds | 2 Baths | 1,716 Square Feet | $279,900
This home can be found at 1466 South Main Street, North Canton | Listed by Kaszyca Real Estate
While a condo might not be the first thing you think of when you picture a “starter home”, this opulent option might change your mind. The stunning kitchen is outfitted with new appliances and designer details while the elegant formal dining room can fulfill all of your dinner party dreams. Additional luxurious features include a massive master suite, a spacious laundry room and one of the most beautiful, natural settings in North Canton.
3 Beds | 2.5 Baths | 2,189 Square Feet | $240,00
This home can be found at 3660 Ira Circle, Canton | Listed by Lise Kernan
This beautifully updated home is situated on a cul-de-sac lot in the desirable Arch Creek neighborhood in Canton. While the inside features plenty of space—with an open concept great room, dining area and kitchen—it’s the outdoor features that make this home truly special. A deck spans the back of the entire home, overlooking trees and a small stream. As an added bonus, the home’s landscape also features a tiny shed full of potential!
3 Beds | 1 Bath | 1,128 Square Feet | $117,900
This home can be found at 1667 Sunset Avenue, Akron | Listed by Michelle Sanders
This darling bungalow is conveniently located just a half a block away from the 10-acre open space, Heintz-Hillcrest Park. With plenty of recent updates throughout, this home is the definition of “move-in-ready”. The modern living room is outfitted with new carpeting and the over-sized kitchen offers plenty of space to move around. And the private fenced backyard is the perfect space to gather and entertain.
3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1,952 Square Feet | $239,900
This home can be found at 7168 Crusader Street, Massillon | Listed by Peggy S. Skakun
This open and spacious home is located in a wonderful neighborhood in Massillon. Enter into a welcoming open floor plan with hardwood floors and high ceilings. The kitchen is equipped with plenty of counter space and an extended center island and looks out over a great room with a fireplace and a dining area offering outdoor access. Upstairs, you’ll find three lovely bedrooms and a full bathroom.
3 Beds | 1 Bath | 1,456 Square Feet | $139,900
This home can be found at 3401 Stahl Avenue, Massillon | Listed by Dominic Fonte & Associates
This home in Highland View Farms is filled with rustic and vintage charm. The floor plan has a spacious kitchen and dining room setup, and the cozy living room has a fireplace and opulent crown moldings. The lush backyard is an enchanting urban oasis, featuring a quaint patio and plenty of room to play.
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