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Elizabeth and Ethan Finkelstein are passionate about old houses, breaking the outdated myths of achieving homeownership, celebrating history and craftsmanship, supporting restoration and preservation trades, and so much more.

To pitch a story or request a quote for your article or other media, please email us at [email protected].

Elizabeth and Ethan Finkelstein are passionate about old houses, breaking the outdated myths of achieving homeownership, celebrating history and craftsmanship, supporting restoration and preservation trades, and so much more.

To pitch a story or request a quote for your article or other media, please email us at [email protected].

FEATURED PRESS

THE DREW BARRYMORE SHOW

“Room Renovation Tips from Cheap Old House’s Ethan & Elizabeth Finkelstein”

October 5, 2021 | watch

FEATURED PRESS

THE DREW BARRYMORE SHOW

“Room Renovation Tips from Cheap Old House’s Ethan & Elizabeth Finkelstein”

October 5, 2021 | watch

SELECT PRESS

SELECT PRESS

PEOPLE MAGAZINE

Cheap Old Houses Stars Return with New HGTV Show that Gives Fans What They’ve Wanted: The Makeover

May 14, 2024 | read more

TODAY WITH SPECTRUM NEWS

Historic preservation couple reveals the renovation of eight old homes around the Capital Region.

May 14, 2024 | read more

COUNTRY LIVING

‘Who’s Afraid of a Cheap Old House?’ Is Your New HGTV Obsession

May 14, 2024 | read more

PEOPLE MAGAZINE

Cheap Old Houses Stars Return with New HGTV Show that Gives Fans What They’ve Wanted: The Makeover

May 14, 2024 | read more

TODAY WITH SPECTRUM NEWS

Historic preservation couple reveals the renovation of eight old homes around the Capital Region.

May 14, 2024 | read more

COUNTRY LIVING

‘Who’s Afraid of a Cheap Old House?’ Is Your New HGTV Obsession

May 14, 2024 | read more

CAVUTO COAST TO COAST

Helping homebuyers by fixing up properties: “Showing people’s lives change”

May 9, 2024 | watch

HOUSE BEAUTIFUL

Everything to Know About HGTV’s “Who’s Afraid of a Cheap Old House?”

May 14, 2024 | read more

REALTOR.COM

Stars Reveal How They Bought a Home for $70K—and How You Can, Too

May 14, 2024 | read more

CAVUTO COAST TO COAST

Helping homebuyers by fixing up properties: “Showing people’s lives change”

May 9, 2024 | watch

HOUSE BEAUTIFUL

Everything to Know About HGTV’s “Who’s Afraid of a Cheap Old House?”

May 14, 2024 | read more

REALTOR.COM

Stars Reveal How They Bought a Home for $70K—and How You Can, Too

May 14, 2024 | read more

APARTMENT THERAPY

15 Home Renovation Shows So Good You’ll Binge-Watch Them in a Week

April 10, 2024 | read more

NEW YORK POST

HGTV stars share ‘hack’ on how to become homeowners as prices surge in inflationary market

April 2, 2024 | read more

FOX BUSINESS

HGTV stars take on real estate, use housing ‘hack’ to create affordability solution

April 1, 2024 | read more

APARTMENT THERAPY

15 Home Renovation Shows So Good You’ll Binge-Watch Them in a Week

April 10, 2024 | read more

NEW YORK POST

HGTV stars share ‘hack’ on how to become homeowners as prices surge in inflationary market

April 2, 2024 | read more

FOX BUSINESS

HGTV stars take on real estate, use housing ‘hack’ to create affordability solution

April 1, 2024 | read more

WAMC NORTHEAST PUBLIC RADIO

The Roundtable, with Joe Donahue

March 27, 2024 | listen

DWELL

What It’s Like to Buy a Fixer-Upper via “Cheap Old Houses”

March 25, 2024 | read more

DAILY MAIL US

How priced-out buyers are hacking the housing market by snapping up crumbling historic homes for as little as $25,000

February 19, 2024 | read more

WAMC NORTHEAST PUBLIC RADIO

The Roundtable, with Joe Donahue

March 27, 2024 | listen

DWELL

What It’s Like to Buy a Fixer-Upper via “Cheap Old Houses”

March 25, 2024 | read more

DAILY MAIL US

How priced-out buyers are hacking the housing market by snapping up crumbling historic homes for as little as $25,000

February 19, 2024 | read more

THE DETROIT NEWS

Homes with a history, and a future

February 15, 2024 | read now

ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST

The 15 Most Charming Historic Homes on the Market Right Now

January 31, 2024 | read more

BUSINESS INSIDER

Millennials are buying old, cheap houses to get on the property ladder. Here’s how they brought 4 run-down properties back to life

January 17, 2024 | read more

THE DETROIT NEWS

Homes with a history, and a future

February 15, 2024 | read now

ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST

The 15 Most Charming Historic Homes on the Market Right Now

January 31, 2024 | read more

BUSINESS INSIDER

Millennials are buying old, cheap houses to get on the property ladder. Here’s how they brought 4 run-down properties back to life

January 17, 2024 | read more

“Part real estate listing, part history lesson, and part full-on escapism.”

FORBES

October 5, 2021 | read more

“Part real estate listing, part history lesson, and part full-on escapism.”

FORBES

October 5, 2021 | read more

WASHINGTON POST

The Cheap Old Houses pros took your questions on home restoration

November 2, 2023 | read more

GARDEN & GUN

In a captivating new book, the duo behind the popular Instagram account set the story straight on small Southern towns, shiplap, and why so many fading homes still have stories to tell

October 18, 2023 | read more

THE DAILY SHOW

The Housing Market: If You Don’t Know, Now You Know

December 8, 2021 | watch now

WASHINGTON POST

The Cheap Old Houses pros took your questions on home restoration

November 2, 2023 | read more

GARDEN & GUN

In a captivating new book, the duo behind the popular Instagram account set the story straight on small Southern towns, shiplap, and why so many fading homes still have stories to tell

October 18, 2023 | read more

THE DAILY SHOW

The Housing Market: If You Don’t Know, Now You Know

December 8, 2021 | watch now

TMZ LIVE

Cheap Old Houses Comes to TV!

August 16, 2021 | watch now

GOOD MORNING AMERICA

Millennials buying cheap houses

August 29, 2020 | watch now

FORBES

Cheap Old Houses: The Popular Instagram Account Dedicated To Saving Old Houses

August 23, 2020 | read more

TMZ LIVE

Cheap Old Houses Comes to TV!

August 16, 2021 | watch now

GOOD MORNING AMERICA

Millennials buying cheap houses

August 29, 2020 | watch now

FORBES

Cheap Old Houses: The Popular Instagram Account Dedicated To Saving Old Houses

August 23, 2020 | read more

ELLE DECOR ITALIA

The Aspirational Instagram Account that Collects Old Houses

July 19, 2020 | read more

NEW YORK MAGAZINE

Would you leave your life behind for a house you saw on Instagram? These people did.

May 24, 2019 | read more

HOUSE BEAUTIFUL

Cheap Old Houses Is About to Be Your Favorite Instagram Account

November 19, 2018 | read more

ELLE DECOR ITALIA

The Aspirational Instagram Account that Collects Old Houses

July 19, 2020 | read more

NEW YORK MAGAZINE

Would you leave your life behind for a house you saw on Instagram? These people did.

May 24, 2019 | read more

HOUSE BEAUTIFUL

Cheap Old Houses Is About to Be Your Favorite Instagram Account

November 19, 2018 | read more

FEATURED PRESS

ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT

“How the Hosts of ‘Cheap Old Houses’ Went From Instagram to HGTV”

October 5, 2021 | watch

FEATURED PRESS

ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT

“How the Hosts of ‘Cheap Old Houses’ Went From Instagram to HGTV”

October 5, 2021 | watch

MEDIA INQUIRIES

Elizabeth and Ethan Finkelstein are passionate about old houses, breaking the outdated myths of achieving homeownership, celebrating history and craftsmanship, supporting restoration and preservation trades, and so much more.

 

To pitch a story or request a quote for your article or other media, please email us at [email protected].

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