It’s always fun looking at million-dollar houses. Maybe you’re curious where you can get the most bang for your buck in terms of real estate. The west coast is far more expensive than the Midwest. However, the east coast is just as expensive as the west. Perhaps you are planning for the future and want to relocate to another state. You can check out the highest-grossing industry in each US state to help your search.
Even within the same state, cities vary greatly in terms of the real estate market. A house in San Francisco won’t be the same as one in Sacramento or San Diego. But one thing is for sure: each state has million-dollar homes available. Another note to keep in mind when browsing the list is that the pictures don’t do the property complete justice. Indulge in this complete list of houses that $1 million can buy in each US state according to Trulia below.
Compared to the so-so million-dollar homes down on the coast in Mobile, this house in landlocked Talladega is a dream. With 260 feet of beautiful waterfront, the pond is the center of attention. Those Talladega days will be full of sunshine with the enormous picture windows in nearly every room. The master bedroom is truly built to pamper, with a fireplace, a full bathroom, and a nook for relaxing in. The basement is fully finished, with a second kitchen and living room, two bedrooms, and two bathrooms downstairs.
Anchorage is unreal when it comes to looks and scenery. This property is closer to the majority of Alaska’s population. This property is the ideal combination of neighborhood living with privacy and view. This beautiful four-bedroom home is just a stone’s throw away from Turnagain Arm of the Cook Inlet, Anchorage’s own slice of the Pacific Ocean. You’re getting your money’s worth out of the house’s enormous kitchen and dining room, and the master bedroom is nothing to scoff at with double vanities and coffee center.
This Tucson home’s views of Mount Kimball will leave you breathless. The wood floors and ceiling beams, as well as the extensive masonry and other stonework, really give the place a natural feel to it. The backyard has a generously sized pool and a spa, as well as a built-in BBQ. Whether you like to go out back to relax or to get work done, this is the property for you. You can throw the most extravagant pool party with your closest friends. That’s all without mentioning the full-sized guest house, with 1.5 baths and it’s own laundry and fireplace.
City: Little Rock Price: $850,000 Area: 6,000 sq. ft. Beds: 5 Baths: 7
Prepare to be a blown away by how much further your money goes in Arkansas. While the home contains many original, vintage features, the previous owners made sure to offer plenty of modern upgrades. There are mostly all-new top-of-the-line appliances and even a mini theatre that can seat eight people. Grab some popcorn and gather around to spend some quality time together. With a three-car garage and an enormous backyard to top it all off, the place sure seems like it should cost more than the mere $850,00 price tag.
This 3,010 square foot home in Encino is by far the largest we could find in the Los Angeles area for the price range. Most homes in LA range from 1,500-2,500 square feet or so, even for this price range. This Encino home makes the most of its square footage though, with an open floor plan that makes it feel more spacious than it is. With a private gate, you can ensure you and your family have the desired security. The small backyard is primarily taken up by the pool, hot tub, and covered deck with a built-in grill.
When someone thinks of Colorado, they usually think of Denver first. Therefore, houses like this one in Boulder might be a bit more attractive than a home in the capital. This house 12 miles outside of Boulder is in an area that doesn’t feel very urban, with a lot of wild fauna in the area in addition to all the beautiful green flora. The astonishing mountain views take your breath away. This home offers you private sanctuary. Don’t forget to check out the family room that’s more of a theatre than a living room or the greenhouse out back.
This truly sizable 9,080 square foot mansion is located in a private area at the end of a dead-end street. Attention was given to every detail from the waterfall-style grand staircase in the entryway to the classically-styled poolside gazebo out back. The master bedroom has two walk-in closets and a fireplace, and of course, a private bath there as well as in the five additional upstairs bedrooms. With a finished basement with a bar and exercise room, and there is little left to be desired in this Connecticut home.
City: Bethel Price: $983,000 Area: 7,836 sq. ft. heated / 14,254 sq. ft. total Beds: 5 Baths: 7
This beautiful, picturesque home on the edge of Bethel’s Broad Creek is appealing to discerning buyers. The 7,836 square feet has five bedrooms with their own bathrooms, two additional bathrooms, a “powder room” off the main room. It also includes an eat-in kitchen, and a separate dining room, two laundry rooms, and much more. Yet, there are an additional 6,600 or so square feet of floor space between the basement and the attic. You can transform this unfinished space into whatever you want.
The inside of this Miami Lakes home is something to see with its sparkling clean, black-and-white, modern look. The front staircase has stunning glass railings. The lower level floors are freshly-installed porcelain tile, while the upper level features faux-wood grain vinyl planks. The brand new, high-end quartz countertops and steel appliances in the kitchen will tcatch your eye. The same countertops are in the upstairs bathrooms so design flows throughout the home. The upstairs bathrooms also include new tile, a free-standing tub, and a frameless shower, giving you a spa in your own home.
This mansion is entirely inside the Eagle’s Landing Country Club’s gated community slash golf course. Built in 1992, this house still has a mix of classic and modern feels that puts it squarely into thw “timeless” category. The downstairs has two sunrooms in the back, and the upstairs has a similar pair of separate living rooms. Two of the house’s four garages are heated. There’s a laundry area in the main garage and the main laundry on the second floor. For the homeowner that wants traditional styling but modern convenience, this house might be the best of both worlds.
This home on the beach in Kaunakakai, the biggest city on Moloka’i Island, offers ample space tombrace the breathtaking ocean and island views. The interior is a little cramped, even at this price. However, with a beach like that right outside your back door, who will be spending much time inside? The full-size patio, just outside of the living room, is where you’re going to want to spend most of your time as you can take in the cool ocean breezes. With a sky and ocean view like that to surround you, it’s easy to forget the somewhat tiny interior.
This Spanish-style home built in 2016 focuses on being green. The heat pump and passive solar power will start effectively, earning you back money on the purchase pretty much immediately. The upstairs is built, so that part of it is openly looking down on the downstairs. That together with these big arched windows, means that this place feels a lot more open than its 4,053 square feet might lead you to expect. The house sits on a six-acre lot, with an additional four-acre lot attached across the drainage canal that divides the property.
Located in a quaint neighborhood, this contemporary home is custom-built and sits on three lots. With eight bedrooms, four baths, and two half baths, this home is ideal for someone who loves to entertain. This home has a state-of-the-art alarm system for security while hosting. If you decide to host a party, the private chef’s kitchen is home to two commercial-grade cooktops with six burners. The formal dining area seats up to 18 individuals at the dining table. The lower level features a gym, recreation room, and a cold cellar for your wine collection.
City: North Webster Price: $1,000,000 Area: 7,422 sq. ft. Beds: 4 Baths: 5
This stunning lakeside home features stunning views and resort-style amenities. With over 7500 finished square feet, it quickly transforms into the perfect indoor-outdoor entertaining space. Inside you will find a grand entryway, cathedral ceilings, and windows that emphasize the lake views. The master suite has premium lake views, a cozy gas fireplace for you to cuddle up next to during the Indiana winters, and a relaxing jacuzzi tub. The walk-out lower level provides all you could need for entertaining with an indoor pool, game room, and bar area. Whether you’re seeking a home for year-round living or a summertime vacation home, this lakeside home is the place to make new memories.
City: North Liberty Price: $875,000 Area: 6,769 sq. ft. Beds: 4 Baths: 5
Sitting on a gated five-acre lot, there is plenty of yard space to spend lots of time outside. You can play sports, plant a garden, or ride on ATVs while also being part of a family-friendly neighborhood. The enormous kitchen is equipped with stainless appliances and a built-in wine tower that can accommodate 50 of your favorite bottles. The screened-in porch overlooks the swimming pool area. The 30,000 gallon L-shaped pool is sure to be a hit and keep your family and friends relaxed and entertained during the warmer months. This home is an excellent option to entertain friends and family.
This incredible home was custom-built and immaculately cared for. The stunning gourmet kitchen consists of two islands, making it perfect for hosting family and friends during the holidays. A wine cellar, pool, and exercise room make this an ideal space for relaxing and entertaining. This home includes a ten zone entertainment system perfect for those holiday gatherings. If your in-laws are frequent visitors, they will be thrilled to know this home comes with a specific in-law retreat. Equipped with a second full kitchen, they will enjoy the combination of family time and privacy.
City: Bowling Green Price: $899,000 Area: 6,500 sq. ft. Beds: 3 Baths: 5
Overlooking Drake’s Creek on just over three acres, this is the perfect home for your family. Built in 1985, this outdoor oasis has an in-ground saltwater pool, gazebo, and fire pit. The private wooded backyard will help you feel like you are at the spa in the comfort of your own home. The kitchen is above what you could imagine and has a built-in wet bar and surround sound throughout. While the women can enjoy the backyard’s tranquility, the exposed brick and bar in the basement present the perfect space for a man cave. After a long day, relax in the steam shower before heading to bed.
City: New Orleans Price: $998,000 Area: 3,533 sq. ft. Beds: 8 Baths: 5
This stunning Victorian home located in New Orleans has a flexible floor plan offering three or four units. You can sit back, relax, and absorb all that Mardi Gras has to offer. Nearby is Magazine St, which provides the best shopping and dining around. Built in 1910 and with all updated major systems, including electrical and plumbing, and a new roof, there will be very little left for you to worry about. With the multiple units available, you have the choice of maximizing your profits or convert it back to a single-family home.
Built in 1882, this single-family Victorian home sits on close to an acre of land. The three-story home is on the waterfront and provides a calming environment. With eight bedrooms and five bathrooms, the home has plenty of room for a growing family or entertaining family and friends. This three-story, twelve-room home offers plenty of privacy. Equipped with central air conditioning, you won’t have to worry about staying cool in the heat and humidity of the summer. Relax on the patio in the evenings and soak in the calming water sounds.
This stunning Georgian home boasts an elegant foyer that will take your breath away the moment you walk in the door. The main level features 10.5 foot high ceilings and a chef’s kitchen with granite countertops and a separate prep sink. Attached to the kitchen is a sunroom and patio, which serves as the perfect retreat for entertaining. You can unwind, or enjoy a meal in the summer months. The luxurious bathrooms on the second and third floors were finished with quartz countertops, marble, Starphire glass shower stalls, and a digital shower operation. This home is situated in a picturesque location on a quiet, one-way street.
City: Canton Price: $880,000 Area: 3,248 sq. ft. Beds: 4 Baths: 3
A gorgeous colonial home sits at the end of a cul-de-sac, conveniently located next to the town center, train, and elementary school. The updated kitchen has a center island, newer appliances, and exquisite granite countertops. An oversized family room is equipped with surround sound making it the perfect entertaining space. But that’s not all, folks. The private first floor has stunning French doors opening to a master suite with double closets and a full bath. This property has a two-car garage, a new roof, and safety system. The lawn sprinklers help you to ensure that your lawn is always the most finely maintained in the neighborhood.
Sitting on an acre of private land, this home offers panoramic views of Saginaw Bay and Lake Huron. The formal and informal spaces will allow for day-to-day living as well as plenty of space for entertaining. An elegant main level has a master suite with a walk-in shower, marble bath, and a therapy tub. You’ll also find a gourmet kitchen and spacious dining room. The private study leads to an entrance to a stunning lookout tower. If you have an RV or boat, there’s no need to worry. The property features a large garage that can store all of your toys.
Newly built, this Craftsman-style home has gorgeous finishes including marble counters and matte black accents. You will find an open concept on the main level and offers the ideal space to gather with your family and friends. Heading upstairs, you will find a loft area, master suite, two-bedroom, full bath, and laundry room. The lower level offers you a large family room that includes a wet bar and the perfect place to host football parties or holiday events. If you work from home, the front office sits off the foyer and offers lots of natural lighting. This home will not leave you wanting anything more.
Tucked on a 21 acres, this waterfront estate is perfect for the buyer that enjoys entertaining or relaxing. The style is similar to that of a ski lodge. This quaint retreat features crafted Brazilian granite countertops, a hot tub, a sauna, and a stunning porch. The property features three levels. The lower level encompasses the kitchen service, the main level is home to the kitchen and bedrooms, and the third level loft has a sauna, office, and fitness area. Living in this home will make you feel like you’re on vacation every day.
City: Springfield Price: $865,000 Area: 6,608 sq. ft. Beds: 5 Baths: 5
A circle drive with a beautiful fountain welcomes you home to this spectacular home situated in a gated community. You can feel safe and secure at all times, with the area offering 24-hour security. The interior is light and features an open concept. That’s not all; you’ll love an integrated smart home system that operates the fireplaces, TVs, sound system, and lights. The master suite is your personal sanctuary with a whirlpool tub, large shower, and a sitting area. You can enjoy dinner on the beautiful patio that sits across the back of the home. An exquisite offer has built-in cabinetry with stunning marble flooring.
With multiple banks of windows that offer breathtaking views from all directions, this home is luxury at its finest. The expansive master suite is equipped with a custom shower and extra-large soaking tub providing your own personal Situated on almost two acres of land. There is plenty of space for whatever you desire. A 2,400 square foot garage has full glass doors that will leave you speechless. The home is radiant with floor heat, stained concrete floors, and plush carpet, creating an inviting vibe throughout the house. The industrial touches are sure to provide great conversation starters.
City: Lincoln Price: $985,000 Area: 7,003 sq. ft. Beds: 4 Baths: 7
Designed for entertaining and private family living, this stunning home sits on two lots. The details in this brick home are unsurpassed. The custom-built and renovated home offers a combination of traditional and open spaces. A spacious kitchen and informal dining provide an ideal space for hosting all of your loved ones. The walk-out basement is ideal for entertaining with an open recreation room, family room, and patio access. The immaculate outdoor oasis offers the perfect location for either intimate or large gatherings.
This stunning turnkey home in Tahoma, Nevada, was built in 1997. You’ll be blown away by all this home has to offer with the gray wood floors and cozy fireplace. A completely remodeled home includes a stunning ensuite master with a private deck allowing for a personal sanctuary and tranquil space. A large loft is available for more sleeping, work, or play space. It can also be utilized as an entertaining space for friends and family. You can relax in the hot tub at the end of a long day and enjoy the indescribable Nevada views. The home is tucked away on a quiet street.
This beautiful property is exceptionally spacious, both inside and outdoor. The character throughout the home will be sure to impress. A spiral staircase leads to a sunroom and balcony that offers some incredibly breathtaking views. For the hot summer months, there is an above ground pool to enjoy. The owner also has access to a private pond to enjoy sitting on this private and secluded three-acre lot. The unfinished basement leaves plenty of space and a blank canvas for you to put your own touches on.
This incredible Hillsborough home boasts a spacious open concept kitchen, formal living, and dining rooms. If your in-laws come to visit, they can feel more than comfortable with their private first-floor in-law suite with a full bath and walk-in closet. A bonus feature is the 2,000 square foot finished walk-out basement. Upstairs you will find three bedrooms, an office, and a master bedroom equipped with four walk-in-closets. Also included are a whole house power generator, a custom brick paver patio, and an underground sprinkler system. You have to see this home to believe it.
Privately tucked away, this beautiful home offers several stunning views. The versatile floor plan offers significant upgrades. The sitting and formal dining area offer breathtaking panoramic views that overlook Albuquerque. The second living area includes custom built-in shelving. The kitchen features a huge granite island, gas stovetop, and ample counter and cabinet space. Outside the master suite, you can take advantage of the extraordinary viewing patio. You’ll be able to enjoy the fall evenings in your backyard with a brick patio and a lush green lawn.
Built in 1899 and located in Brooklyn, this spacious two-family home is made of solid brick. The fully finished walk-in basement has a separate front entrance. The house is perfectly situated in a desirable and convenient location for transportation and shopping. This home contains all original woodwork and has an appealing open concept throughout. However, its kitchen boasts ultra-modern stainless steel appliances and sunny skylights. The house is tastefully renovated and well-maintained. You won’t want to miss out on this property in one of the most sought-after neighborhoods.
Built in 1926, this breathtaking home features open floor spaces with original light oak floors throughout. A new roof and completely re-bricked chimneys maintain the property’s charm. The interior contains the original tiling and fixtures. The private backyard with a concrete patio is the ideal setting for outdoor entertaining. On the second floor, there is a potential guest apartment with a private entrance. A two-car garage is also a blank canvas for you to transform. The owner will be able to update finishes to their specific liking.
This 30-acre horse property offers a peaceful sanctuary for you and your family. Complete with a rustic barn, stables, outdoor arena, and a shop, you will be able to keep your beloved fur-babies close to home. On the property is a 2,500 square foot shop with heated floors and insulation so you can continue working on your projects even on the coldest winter days. The large, open-concept floor plan offers plenty of room to entertain. Head up the spiral staircase upstairs to the open foyer that provides the perfect calming reading nook.
Built in 1928, this Mediterranean style property is home to spectacular waterfall fountains. With over $300,000 worth of updates and restorations, you will be left stunned. The beautifully restored exterior iron railings and shutters maintain the home’s charm. Rookwood tile is in all bathrooms. However, the showstopper is a Schonbeck crystal chandelier. Keep going and you will see the kitchen was upgraded with granite finishes. An attached three-car garage offers plenty of space to round out the property. If that’s not enough, you’ll find five spacious bedrooms on the second level. You will need to see this home in person to appreciate its true full beauty.
On 13 acres, this property offers a private indoor pool with an entertainment center where you can swim year-round. With plenty of room, there is also a horse barn with room to roam. This luxury estate has a pool house that is over 4,000 square feet with guest quarters, a full bath, and a kitchen area. Also included are a fireside retreat, outdoor gas BBQ, and a gym area. The main house boasts hardwood floors on its open floor plan. Also included are a three-car garage, irrigation, pipe, and cable fencing. This property can offer a relaxing and spacious sanctuary.
Have you ever dreamt of having your own private island? This exquisite property offers stunning 180-degree views from your private deck. This home is located only six miles up the river to the open ocean and five miles to the Historic Newport Bayfront. On the property you’ll find walking trails, apple trees, and a large storage shop. Whatever your daily adventure and passion are, whether fishing or kayaking, this property has it. The large boat dock is available for crabbing and fishing.
This unique and stunning property overlooking Beltzville Lake is often compared to a Medieval Castle. Construction began in 2012 and took six years to complete. The single-family home is centrally located within one to one-and-a-half hours to New York, New Jersey, Philadelphia, and the Poconos. You will have access to all the indoor and outdoor activities you can imagine. The home has both central and geothermal cooling systems. With up to ten parking spaces, you can entertain all your loved ones. The castle’s outdoor balcony offers the most breathtaking views.
12. Rhode Island
City: East Greenwich Price: $915,000 Area: 7,008 sq. ft. Beds: 4 Baths: 4
A stunning, custom-designed sanctuary, this property is built with quality craftsmanship. Sitting on a private three acres, this property is an entertainer’s dream. Every room has a view of the park-like grounds. You’ll be able to spend those summer days out by the heated pool with all of your family and friends. The newly renovated master baths are equipped with radiant heated floors. The home’s lower level has a complete recreation room with a pool table, wet bar, and wine refrigerator. The mahogany front porch provides an oasis for you to enjoy the beautiful sunrises and sunsets.
11. South Carolina
City: Pawleys Island Price: $947,000 Area: 3,920 sq. ft. Beds: 5 Baths: 4
This property is an exquisite riverfront location that was built in 1989. It offers amazing views with tranquil sounds from the Waccamaw River. The large decks and porches overlook the water, and the private dock features running water and electricity. The first floor’s great room offers incredible vaulted ceilings. You’ll be able to relax after a long day to enjoy the panoramic views of the River overlooking the historic rice fields on the large decks and porches. Enjoy the included breakfast nook where you can start your mornings off on the right note. The attached two-car garage offers a large laundry and mudroom.
This one-of-a-kind home features multiple entertaining amenities. For someone active, this property is perfect. There are a volleyball court and an indoor swimming pool area with a high balcony. You will have plenty of space to entertain your friends or host or host large family gatherings. On those cold winter days, you will have your choice of five fireplaces to snuggle up to with your hot chocolate. The swimming area boasts a hot tub, pool table, and a state-of-the-art dehumidifier system. The master bedroom has a stunning brick fireplace and a huge walk-in closet. The lower level could be used as an in-law suite with two bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room, and a separate entrance.
If you enjoy open land, this property is for you. Situated on a breathtaking eight acres, this custom built home offers many amenities. You will have access to your very own pond, in-ground saltwater pool, and a custom fire pit in your outdoor kitchen. The chef’s kitchen was remodeled with top of the line appliances, a large butcher block island, and modern white cabinets. The property already has an in-law unit so that your guests will be able to feel comfortable while visiting. This home offers you luxurious living all year round.
City: San Antonio Price: $1,000,000 Area: 4,212 sq. ft. Beds: 5 Baths: 4
This gorgeous contemporary, country style home built in 1986 sits on almost 40 acres. The large, renovated kitchen has a spacious island that opens up to one of two dining rooms. The open concept floor plan is perfect for entertaining. To add to the flair, the living room contains views of the second floor. Do you prefer an updated master and bath are located on the main level? Perfect! You’ll have a breathtaking wrap around porch where you can enjoy your morning coffee watching the sunrise. The inground pool, metal garage, and six horse stalls offer everything you can dream of.
City: Eden Price: $899,000 Area: 5,480 sq. ft. Beds: 5 Baths: 5
Surrounded by trees, the main house features a two-story quartzite fireplace, floor-to-ceiling windows, and a gourmet kitchen. You can enjoy your quiet time in the upstairs library and then move to the walk-out basement for entertaining your loved ones. If you’re seeking a more relaxing night, hang out in the theater room and watch a movie. Each floor has its own master suite. Not only that, but the one-bedroom mother-in-law apartment is new too. Did you know that the basement has ski space storage? You can also create a spacious craft or laundry room. This place even has two streams nearby; it is a fantastic place that takes you immediately into relaxation.
Enjoy river views from this stunning home that is nestled on the banks of the Potomac. Sitting on two acres, the bright, spacious floor plan has both traditional and more relaxed living spaces fit for any lifestyle. The large waterfront master bedroom suite has its own fireplace, hardwood floors, and roomy walk-in closet for all of your accessories. The mature trees and meticulously cared for landscaping create an equally stunning environment that you won’t want to leave. You’ll find yourself spending endless hours in the in-ground swimming pool during the warmer months.
This exquisite property in Heathsville offers a private oasis with views over the water. You’ll be able to watch dolphins, ships, and bald eagles pass by your personal paradise with over 300 feet of protected shoreline. The great room has a stone fireplace and built-ins. A large bonus room accessed by private stairs in the mudroom can be transformed into an exercise room, recreation room, or guest room. Adjacent to the main floor bedroom is the laundry for easy convenience. The kitchen offers oversized window seating and a tray ceiling. Off the kitchen is a screened porch where you can sit and absorb the peaceful sounds of the water. The property is composed of two lots and has enough storage space for your RV or water toys.
If you are looking to make a home for yourself in Seattle’s high-end Queen Anne District, you might need to settle for starting with a house like this slight fixer-upper built in 1909. Situated on a coveted corner lot, this home offers you a blank canvas to create from. As you can see from the pictures, it doesn’t need much work to get in tip-top shape. The home has lots of character and charm with original hardwood flooring, built-ins, and a wood-burning fireplace. A few coats of paint and new or resealed floors and you’ll have yourself a home in a very desirable Seattle location for under a million, not always so easily done. Bring your creative imagination and transform this home into the house of your dreams.
An extremely sought after riverfront property, this home has an open concept. You can relax in the indoor heated pool at any time of the year. The open concept interior makes the space feel larger. An indoor heated pool and media room is perfect for gatherings with your friends and family. The exterior includes landscaping, another pool with a slide, a gazebo, and plenty of space for entertaining. A separate cottage is self-sustaining and offers plenty of additional bonus space. A detached two-car garage offers a complete upstairs apartment. You can use this space to rent out or as space for your guests to stay when they visit. There are 10 total beds and nine baths overall.
This Winsconsin home possesses a sophisticated interior. The breathtaking estate exudes elegance to all those that view it. The community is known for its historic homes, parks, and trails, perfect for family activities or someone active. The fully restored home was renovated with the finest quality finishes. You will find gleaming hardwood floors and limestone countertops. After entering the house through the grand foyer, you will have access to unparalleled views of Lake Winnebago. You will be lead through french doors that open to a stone patio and formal garden, offering you the tranquil environment you need to relax.
An exceptional home located on a corner lot, you won’t want to miss out on all the fantastic features this property has to offer. Built in 2007, this home has everything you are looking for. On the inside, you will be blown away by the cathedral ceilings and custom railings. Outside, the landscaping is meticulously manicured. The walk-out basement is fully finished and perfect for entertaining with a theater and wet bar. You’ll have a private oasis in the master bedroom with lots of natural lighting and lots of space. The available outdoor living space, combined with a custom water feature, is a must-see. Wyoming buyers won’t want to miss this house.