Would you be willing to buy a home with a Cesspool?There are several properties in Portsmouth which are in need of upgrading their sewer. Portsmouth properties are on either a Cesspool or septic system. Many properties are in decent condition. Might need a roof, or a new septic system, or maybe a new kitchen. These tend to be the properties that sell below market value. Over the past 12 months (September 2011 – September 2012, excluding mobile homes) 17 properties sold with Cesspools in the town of Portsmouth, vs the 138 that sold with a septic systems in place. The 17 homes with cesspools sold for 12% less than list price and 28% less than the assessed value. While the homes with septics sold only 6.8% less than the list price and 7.2% less than assessed. A buyer taking a risk in installing a new septic system made out with a deal! Would you be willing to take the leap for the opportunity for a good deal?October 02 2012 - Portsmouth00YesReport 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.