So you’ve slaved and saved for that quintessential Southern home … you have $750,000 for a budget and are ready to move … but to where? That $750,000 dollar amount is a lot of money to spend on a house – and with that type of budget, houses across Southern cities can differ dramatically. From quaint cottages in the country to extravagant city mansions; from homes with modern touches to historic houses – we set out to find what $750,000 will get you in some of the South’s most desirable cities. Let’s take a look at 10 homes in 10 Southern cities.

Atlanta, GA

5 Beds, 6 Baths, 4,562 sq. ft.

Located in the middle of one of Atlanta’s most prominent neighborhoods, this newly renovated five-bedroom, six-bath Buckhead home lies on 0.84 acres of land. For $744,000, take a break from city living to relax in this stunning 4,562-square-foot home. Beautiful hardwoods, lots of natural light and a refreshingly open floor plan make this home a looker, for sure! Take a tour and check out this beautiful open home by clicking here.

In Atlanta’s Buckhead neighborhood, $744,000 will get you 4,562 square feet of comfortable living. Image: Zillow.com

Birmingham, AL

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 6,500 sq. ft.

Built in just 2015, this Birmingham beauty boasts 6,500 square feet for extremely comfortable living and fabulous entertaining. Priced at $774,900, this four-bedroom, three-bath home sits on a 1.09-acre lot. With a huge open concept living space and a basement prepared to amaze, there is room for everyone in this new luxury home. See it for yourself here.

In Birmingham, you can enjoy a spacious 6,500 square feet for a price tag of $774,900. Image: Zillow.com

Charleston, SC

5 Beds, 5.5 Baths, 3,271 sq. ft.

Grab a cocktail and sit on the beautiful wrap-around porch at this charming Charleston home. Priced at $749,900, this five-bedroom, five-and-a-half bath family-style Southern home encapsulates the charisma of the city in a quaint neighborhood less than 10 miles from downtown. With 3,271 square feet of luxury living space, this newly built home is the perfect place to raise your family. Bright interiors and thoughtful design make it worth every dime! For more details, click here.

Enjoy two levels of outdoor enjoyment at this 3,271-square-foot Charleston home priced at $749,900. Image: Zillow.com

Charlotte, NC

5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,740 sq. ft.

Built in 1988, this beautiful Charlotte home is currently listed for $749,500. With five bedrooms and four baths, this is the perfect house for any large family. The 3,740-square-foot residence sits on a half-acre of land and is located just three minutes from SouthPark and 10 minutes from Uptown. With custom woodwork and intriguing architectural features, this home is simply divine! See more and peruse the additional amenities here.

This elegant 3,740-square-foot home will run you $749,500 in Charlotte. Image: Zillow.com

Dallas, TX

4 Beds, 3 Baths, 4,150 sq. ft.

Country living takes a modern twist in this 1968 contemporary-style Dallas ranch. Just a little over 10 minutes from downtown Dallas, this four-bedroom, three-bath beauty prices out at $749,000 and boasts 4,150 square feet of living space. A neutral color palette plays harmoniously with the immaculate hardwoods, and all of this is complemented by tremendous amounts of natural light. See more of this intriguing residence here.

In Dallas, this 4,150-square-foot home costs $749,000. Image: Zillow.com

Louisville, KY

6 Beds, 3.5 Baths, 5,231 sq. ft.

We recently featured the “Pink Palace” on SB Louisville, but for those outside the area, this unique 19th century Louisville home flaunts character and appeal as it proudly stands curbside on St. James Court. Just over two miles from downtown, the $695,000 beautiful and historic palace holds six bedrooms and three-and-a-half baths within its 5,231-square-foot borders. Take a look inside by clicking here.

The Pink Palace offers 5,231 spacious square feet for $695,000. Image: Zillow.com

Memphis, TN

3 Beds, 3 Baths

This Country English estate near Chickasaw Gardens in Memphis was built in 1929. With three bedrooms and three baths, this beautiful home comfortably sits on a 0.33-acre lot and is priced at $750,000. The property also has a separate cottage with a half-bath in the backyard, which would be the perfect spot for guests. For more information on this country catch, click here.

In Memphis, $750,000 looks pretty impressive, don't you think?

In Memphis, $750,000 looks pretty impressive, don’t you think? Image: Zillow.com

Nashville, TN

4 Beds, 1.5 Baths, 2,970 sq. ft.

Built in 1923, this stone home in Nashville’s Donelson neighborhood is nestled on two lush acres. A short drive to downtown, this home features four bedrooms and one-and-a-half baths and an envious amount of porch space, which exudes that old-time country feel. Learn more about this $749,000 home here.

In Nashville's Donelson neighborhood, $749,000 will get you

In Nashville’s Donelson neighborhood, $749,000 will get you 2,970 square feet. Image: Movoto.com

New Orleans, LA

5 Beds, 5 Baths, 5,100 sq. ft.

Built in 2013 and priced at $755,000, this gorgeous Italian-style villa rests on a 0.37-acre lot and has five bedrooms and five bathrooms. With an extravagant master suite on the first floor overlooking a lovely pool and patio, this home is definitely worth every last penny. Learn more here.

5,100 for $755,000

In New Orleans, you can get 5,100 square feet for $755,000. Image: Zillow.com

Richmond, VA

3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,330 sq. ft.

Built in 1940, this Dutch colonial-style home masters elegance and ease with its 3,330 square feet of updated luxury. Priced at $735,000, this Richmond home has beautiful oak floors, tall ceilings and updated finishes. Located on a 0.28-acre lot, the residence also boasts a guest house in the back, complete with a full bath. Click here to see what’s inside.

This colonial-style home is found in Richmond, VA, where $735,000 will get you 3,330 square feet of living space. Image: Realtor.com

For more beautiful Southern homes and interiors, explore the Homes section on StyleBlueprint.