A house built in 1900. Is it a money pit house?I found a house that I like very much however, it is old (built in 1900). Is it a bad idea to buy a house this old? what should I check in the house to make sure things are OK. What kind of upgrades need to be done? will the cost for upgrades be too high?November 03 2009 - US11YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.