09/26/2012 01:58 pm ET Updated Oct 01, 2012

Homes For Sale By Price: What $500,000 Gets You In Cities Across America (PHOTOS)

Every week we’ve been browsing the real estate market to bring you homes for sale by price. We’ve given ourselves a variety of different budgets, but this week we went big. We wanted to see just what kind of properties we could get in America for a banging $500,000. And truth be told, whether it was Washington State or Florida, we found beautiful homes that are totally worth the hefty down payment. Don’t believe us? Click through our slideshow to see just how much bang you can get for your buck.

$500,000 Homes

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