Attention Covert Lake Michigan Property Owners

Paradise Blog

Attention Covert Lake Michigan Property Owners
Updated: Sunday, November 23, 2008

On November 11th, 2008  Covert Township Approved and Passed New Ordinances that effect Covert Township Lake Michigan Property Owners. I have all of the Documents passed if anyone would like a copy. The main issues changed are as follows.

1. The 200 foot Covert Township Enforced Setback, that was in addition to the DEQ setback has been eliminated. The new setback will be the DEQ 30 Year Setback determined for your specific parcel and location.

2. Accessory Structures such as Coach Houses are now allowed.

3. Pools may be placed on the Lake Michigan Side of the Property.

4. Smaller lots (less than the 200 feet of frontage previously not addressed in Ordinance) will now have setbacks based on 10% of their width.

These are the big issues many of you would want to know about, there were other small changes also.

Contact Paradise if you would like a copy.

Featured Property

Begin Your Search
MLS Search
Paradise Showcase Properties
Recent Sales
Open House
Paradise Blog
Interactive Map
Live Beach Cam
Choosing a Real Estate Agent
June 05, 2012
When you're buying Lake Michigan real estate, you're most likely going to need a real estate agent to help you find just the right home and guide you through the whole...
> Full Story

A Gorgeous Home in St. Joseph
April 30, 2012
A major plus of choosing Lake Michigan property is the hugely varied amount of homes to choose from for a variety of scenarios.  If you want a vacation home you can visit...
> Full Story

A Rental in Summers Gate
March 26, 2012
Lake Michigan property encompasses a large portion of the massive lake which translates to many properties in different neighborhoods.  Many of these homes for sale are...
> Full Story

Copyright 2018 Paradise Properties Harbor Country | 511 lake street St. Joseph, MI 49085
Phone: (269) 469-3300  |  Fax: (269) 982-8525  |  |  Privacy Policy  |  SiteMap
Real Estate Web Design