Post a Listing

Sell Your Historic Property with help from the National Trust for Historic Preservation!

Historic Properties for Sale builds on the popular Historic Properties section in Preservation magazine. Visited by up to 25,000 visitors each month, the site connects those looking to purchase or rent historic properties with sellers across the United States. We attract passionate home buyers through regular blog postings, promotion across, email newsletters, Facebook, Pinterest, and via text ads on Google.

  • Realtors and property sellers benefit from a flexible site that offers the ability to upload and manage ads with 24/7 access. Property listings can include extensive descriptive information, multiple photos, and video.
  • Home buyers enjoy a robust search tool so they can browse properties by home style, year built, state, and price, as well as locating qualified realtors in areas of interest. Each property listing includes a map to help pinpoint the location of the property.


Three listing packages are available:






$60 for two months

Unlimited copy / 6 photos


$100 for two months

Unlimited copy / 6 photos

Rotates among the top three listings on the main page of the site

Six Month Basic

$120 for six months

Unlimited copy / 6 photos

Six month run for the price of four months


$425 print/ six months online

Print: 70 words/photo Online: unlimited copy/6 photos

Save by buying the bundle. Reach 350,000 potential buyers.


$500 for unlimited Basic listings in one year

Unlimited copy/6 photos for each listing

Perfect for the seller with many historic property listings

Posting a Listing

You can add a listing to the site yourself at any time using the following steps:

  • From the homepage on the left side of the page, below the Menu you will see a box labeled Seller Account.
  • Click on the "Create an Account" link and fill in your personal or company information including a picture of yourself or a company logo.
  • Create a Login and Password. Don't forget to write them down!
  • Make sure you click the Submit Agent button at the bottom of the page.
  • You will receive an email verifying your registration. Click on the link in that email to verify your account.
  • Using the Login and Password that you created, you can now login to the system
  • When you have logged in, look in the Seller Account box on the left side of the page and you will see some new options
  • Click on Add Listings and you will get a page requesting full details of your listing and allowing you to add photos, etc. Photos must be in .jpg format and can be no larger than 1MB. Please do not use commas or other characters in the pricing or lot size fields.
  • When you have added your information, click on the "submit" button at the bottom which will take you to a confirmation page.
  • Click the "choose a package" link on that page. On the next page, select a package and click on it. That will take you to PayPal where you can pay for your listing with a credit card.
  • When payment is received and we have reviewed your listing, it will be posted to the site. You will receive an email confirmation when your listing is posted.

Renew a Listing

You can renew a listing on the site through your seller account following the steps below:

  • Log in to your account on the left side of the homepage (under Seller Account)
  • Click on the link under Seller Account that says "Edit Listings" which will take you to a page that displays your listings
  • Click on the listing you would like to renew
  • That will take you to a page that indicates the three packages you can select:
    • Basic = $60 for 60 days
    • Featured = $100 for 60 days with rotation at the top of the homepage of the site
    • Six month Basic - $120 for six months
    • Print/online - $425 - includes 4 months online
    • Unlimited - $500 for unlimited basic listings
  • The package link will take you to PayPal where you can pay for your renewal with any credit card
  • Your ad will become active again as soon as payment is received

For information on advertising your historic property in Preservation magazine, please contact

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