DigsDigest: Homes under $350K in Chattanooga, TN

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Beautifully refinished hilltop home at 3435 Idlewild Cir. | Photo by NOOGAtoday

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Today, we’re bringing back DigsDigest: A series where we profile local residents in search of the perfect digs.

The real estate market in Chattanooga especially can be quite a wild ride — all kinds of people are moving to the Scenic City for the natural surroundings, low cost of living, and its diverse economy + job market.

To help out, we’re playing “House Hunters” + showing you three real housing options that are currently on the market.

Before we dive into the homes, let’s take a look at some numbers:

🏡 Median home value in Chattanooga: $244,234

💸 Median price of homes currently on the market: $305,000

🔑 Percentage of residents who are homeowners: 52.57%

Next up, here’s our prospective buyers:

  • Budget: $350,000
  • Location: Downtown or downtown adjacent
  • Bedrooms needed: 3
  • Bathrooms needed: 2+

Can it be done? Let’s find out.

House No. 1: Beautifully refinished hilltop home

📍 3435 Idlewild Cir.

📐 2,633 sqft.

🛏️ 3 bedrooms

🛁 2 bathrooms

💰 $319,000

This home has real hardwood floors, an open floor plan, a brand new kitchen, and a brick fireplace. Our favorite part? A sunroom with floor to ceiling windows.

Pro: In a quiet, secluded neighborhood.

Con: A 15 minute drive to downtown.

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Two-level home for sale at 2406 E. 4th St. | Photo by NOOGAtoday

House No. 2: 1920s downtown Chattanooga home

📍 2406 E. 4th St.

📐 2,250 sqft.

🛏️ 3 bedrooms

🛁 2 bathrooms

💰 $299,500

This renovated home has charming hardwood floors, a newly remodeled kitchen + bathroom, and custom cabinetry and shelving.

Pro: Covered front porch for relaxing and entertaining.

Con: Very few amenities within close walking distance.

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Three-level, cozy home for sale located at 3235 Ardian Rd. | Photo by NOOGAtoday

House No. 3: Cozy three-level home

📍 3235 Ardian Rd.

📐 2,404 sqft.

🛏️ 4 bedrooms

🛁 4 bathrooms

💰 $315,000

This tri-level home has an enormous screened deck, a fenced in backyard (with an additional storage shed), and a wood burning fireplace.

Pro: Two-bay garage + within close proximity to schools, hospitals, and shopping.

Con: Older vinyl flooring and carpets.

Now that you’ve seen the choices, which home would you pick? Let us know.

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