Nestled in the space between Lake Charlevoix and Lake Michigan, the city of Charlevoix is home to nearly 2,500 residents. As such, this quiet community enjoys great access to recreation along the lakes and conveniences at the heart of the big city. When it comes to the Charlevoix, MI real estate market, buyers will find that there is a nice selection of family houses and apartments available.
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Charlevoix Real Estate
In 1852, the village of Charlevoix was incorporated and development began. Before this time, the land between the lakes was the site of rolling farmlands and occasional summer cottages. As the village grew, more houses and services were developed until Charlevoix became the thriving city we know today.
Prices on the Charlevoix real estate market begin around $100,000 for a comfortable starter home and can be as much as several million dollars for one of the most prestigious lakeside luxury homes on the market.
In this market, it is possible for first-time buyers to invest in an affordable bungalow that is perfect for starting their own family. Often times, these modest houses offer floor plans that measure close to 1,000 square feet and include two or three bedrooms. For a young family, these properties can be a perfect first place to own. Many of these homes are accompanied by a small, private yard where young children and dogs can play on the lawn. Residents can also sculpt the plants in their yards into beautiful bouquets under the window or well-trimmed hedges.
Because Charlevoix enjoys an ideal location between Lake Michigan and Lake Charlevoix, there are many lakefront properties to be found in the area. Since the 1800s the shores of Lake Charlevoix have been popular places for vacationers to build their cabins. Residents who live in the houses along this lake will find that they are in an ideal location to enjoy boating, jet skiing, water skiing, fishing, and swimming.
Explore Charlevoix Condos For Sale
The Charlevoix real estate market is primarily single-family houses. A buyer with a sharp eye can find a select few apartment complexes an condos on the local real estate market. Buyers interested in the luxury market will find that along Charlevoix's waterfront, adjacent to Round Lake, Lake Michigan, and Lake Charlevoix, there are a number of condominiums. These sell for around $400,000 and feature picturesque views of the lake(s), sun-filled bedrooms, and easy access to trails, parks, and recreation on the water. Gas fireplaces in the living room, skylights overhead, and hardwood flooring add a touch of luxury to these attractive condos.
It is also possible to invest in an affordable condo in Charlevoix real estate. For less than $200,000, buyers can find cozy suites that feature open-concept floor plans and as many as two or three bedrooms. In fact, these homes can easily accommodate many small families.
Living In Charlevoix, MI
Residents of Charlevoix enjoy a fantastic quality of life. Because of this community's location on the shores of two lakes, locals are never more than a couple of miles from recreation along the water. Lake Michigan is popular among those who love to fish because of the fantastic range of species that populate the waters. There are healthy populations of atlantic salmon, brown trout, Chinook, Coho Salmon, lake trout, steelhead, yellow perch, and walleye.
Close to the city of Petoskey, Charlevoix enjoys all of the conveniences that can be enjoyed in a larger Northern Michigan City.
SCHOOLS NEAR HOMES IN CHARLEVOIX, MI
- Elementary: Charlevoix Elementary School
- Middle: Charlevoix Middle School
- High: Charlevoix High School
Call Brook Walsh at (231) 459-3179 with all of your Charlevoix real estate questions.
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