Our Lake Michigan real estate blog provides insights into the lifestyle and market of this stunning Great Lakes region. Explore local attractions, insider tips, and the latest trends in the real estate market.

Searching for your dream home by the shores of Lake Michigan? Look no further than our comprehensive guide to Lake Michigan homes for sale.

Lake Michigan is a natural beauty that stretches for over 1,600 miles. Its breathtaking shoreline has captivated many people and has become a popular destination for a peaceful and serene environment. If you're looking for a Lake Michigan home for sale, you're in the right place.

In this comprehensive guide, we'll cover everything you need to know about Lake Michigan homes for sale. We've covered you, from the different types of homes available to the best locations to purchase your dream home. (Click here to see Northern Michigan's finest collection of vacation rentals)

So, let's dive in!

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Discover the beauty of Lake Charlevoix and the charm of its waterfront properties for sale. Find your perfect home and enjoy a relaxing lifestyle on the lake.

If you're looking for a peaceful and serene place to call home, look no further than Lake Charlevoix. This natural wonder is located in Michigan and is known for its crystal clear waters, sandy beaches, and spectacular sunsets. The lake is a popular vacation spot for many, but for some lucky individuals, it can be a permanent place of residence. There are many Lake Charlevoix waterfront properties for sale that can make your dreams come true.

In this article, we will explore Lake Charlevoix and its waterfront properties for sale. From the location to the amenities, we will…

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The leading Tourist Destination in Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan was derived from the word Mishi game which refers to a big lake. The lake is one of the great water bodies in North America. Lake Michigan is the only great lake lying entirely in the United States. It’s believed that the first Europeans to see Lake Michigan were French merchants and explores in the early 1600s. Glacier movements with massive ice sheets eroded the land leading to its creation. The great lake shares its boundaries with four states which are; Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, and Wisconsin. Lake Michigan is classified as the leading tourist destination attracting people from all around the world. (Click here to see Northern Michigan's finest collection of Lake Charlevoix…

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Is The Northern Michigan Condominium Lifestyle Right For You?

Condominiums are one of the most misunderstood types of real estate you can buy. They get a lot of hate when compared to apartments and homes for no reason. Many people are unable to tell you the difference between an apartment and what a condo is. Moreover, condos come in multiple forms and can look like a house, apartment, or townhome. The thing that defines a condo is ownership. (Click here to see Northern Michigan's finest collection of vacation rentals)

Our team has an entire list of reasons to buy a condo and reasons not to buy a condo. Living in a condo is different than living in a home. There are always a few things to consider when moving to a condo: finances and social life. A…

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Bay Harbor: The Community You Dreamed of But Didn’t Think Existed!

Ask historians to describe the state of Michigan’s earliest settlements and you can expect a fanciful look at romantic explorers, Native American encampments, and idyllic tales of villages popping up along Lake Michigan. But history didn’t end with the evolution of powerful cities and industries that made the state unique among neighbors: One of the state's most beautiful locations, Bay Harbor, has a unique past.

Once a rough and tumble mining town set up along the lake that also produced some of the Midwest’s constantly-needed cement plants, 1200 acres of pristine land, totaling five miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, were ravaged in the name of progress.

Despite sporadic attempts at…

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There's nothing more dreamy and luxurious than the waterfront lifestyle, and owning your own lake house. Waking up to the sunrise over the water, boat rides with friends on the lake, and cookouts with the family on the shore. This is a lifestyle of luxury and relaxation, as well as socializing and fun.

Whether you are looking for a quiet spot to retire or a vacation home that would be perfect for the kids, Brook Walsh Real Estate offers an abundance of lakefront options in beautiful Northern Michigan to suit your needs.

Michigan is home to the largest and some of the most beautiful lakes in North America, and one of the best areas for boating. Northern Michigan attracts avid fishermen and boat enthusiasts from all around the world due to its…

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What Are Michigan's Most Expensive Lakes?

With more than 11,000 inland lakes and their entire shape defined by the Great Lakes, Michigan is a hot spot for lakefront real estate. A recent report from LakeHomes.com, a multi-state brokerage, and real estate database, offers some insight into where the priciest lakefront real estate is found in Michigan. To compile its quarterly Lake Market Report, LakeHomes.com pulled MLS data to find the average listing price for all for-sale homes in each market on Sept. 1, 2018. The top 10 most expensive lakes for lakefront homes in Michigan are listed below, ordered from the least expensive lake to the most expensive lake at No. 1.  (Click here to see all Northern Michigan Waterfront Lifestyle Homes for…

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Water, Woods, and Campsites

Boyne has a river running through it. The 22 mile Boyne River brings beauty and wildlife to Boyne Falls. Swans and ducks paddle along just as kayakers do and eagles soar overhead. (Click here to see Northern Michigan's finest collection of vacation rentals)

The Boyne River connects flows into Lake Charlevoix which is the third-largest lake in Michigan. Spanning more than 17,000 acres, and reaching a depth of 122ft, the lake has multiple marinas, a complimentary shoppers dock, beaches, and watercraft rentals. In addition to Lake Charlevoix, the Boyne area is home to Walloon, Deer, Round, and Thumb lakes, all open for public pleasure. As a result, Boyne is often called "Where life meets the lake." (Click here to see all…

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This charming Lake Michigan home had been listed with several realtors and was challenging for Brook Walsh, Northern Michigan Escapes founder and Broker. Brook worked with the owners to address mechanical deficiencies and make meaningful improvements to increase the Charlevoix, Michigan property's value. (Click here to see all Lake Charlevoix Homes for Sale)

Also, the team at Northern Michigan Escapes, the areas only vacation home advisory services firm, rented out the property to address the high carrying costs. (Click here to see Northern Michigan's finest collection of vacation rentals)


Lake Michigan ranch nestled in the woods with 100 feet of shoreline. The home offers 4 bedrooms,…

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