Active Listings Then and Now - METRO MLS Blog

A four-bedroom Colonial home located on Lake Drive in Whitefish Bay is on the market. Nearly 55 years ago, the same house also was for sale, as you can see from the 1966 punched card in the Metro MLS archives.

Property values near Lake Michigan have grown significantly over the years. In 1966, the nearly 3,100-square-foot home, located at 4739 N. Lake Dr., was listed at $59,500. Today’s asking price is $719,000, a 1,108.4% increase from nearly 55 years ago.

The home dates back to July 1951. In recent years, the house has undergone kitchen and bathroom updates. The house also features hardwood floor and a landscaped backyard.

Andy Gonzalez of First West Realty, LLC represents this Whitefish Bay home. You can learn more about the house on Flexmls (MLS #1709070).

Here is the archived listing information from when the home went on the market on March 2, 1966, before selling on Aug. 11, 1966: