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Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Choosing a Real Estate Agent

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 process.  Chances are you've read a number of articles detailing how to choose the right agent.  What you may not have heard as much is advice from the agents themselves.  Here are a few tips.

Always start with an important foundation: trust.  Ask people such as close friends and family or even co-workers to recommend an agent that's geared towards buyers, as opposed to someone who just lists Lake Michigan property.  Once you've completed this step, do like most suggest and sit down with the agent to see if he or she fully understands what your unique goals are.

With summer season right around, there may be a considerable amount of people seeking Lake Michigan property for use as summer homes.  In such a case, it's important to have a real estate agent that is more than capable of handling and effectively negotiating multiple offers.  Ensure that your agent is ready and knowledgeable in various property types, you may find yourself enamored with a short sale property for instance.


Posted at 5:30:19 PM
Monday, April 30, 2012

A Gorgeous Home in St. Joseph

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 every so often, there's a small home overlooking the lake.  On the other hand you can opt for a larger family home and that's the kind of property we'll be looking at this month.

The 3144 South Lakeshore Drive property is a sprawling home with seven bedrooms and give and half bathrooms located in the city of St. Joseph.  The property has a number of features that include five acres of lush nature and plenty of privacy, marble flooring, a pair of kitchens plus a kitchenette, a quarter of fireplaces, three car garage, pool house, gazebo and much more.  This home is great if you have a large family or plenty of guests looking to explore what Lake Michigan is all about.

To learn more about 3144 South Lakeshore Drive or other great Lake Michigan property, please click here.


Posted at 12:35:58 PM
Monday, March 26, 2012

A Rental in Summers Gate

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 either right next to the waters of the famous lake or just a few steps away but they all enjoy stunning vistas of the second largest of the Great Lakes.  This one located in the area of South Haven might pique your interest.

The 77501 Summers Gate Circle property is a six bedroom, four bathroom beach residence built in 2003 with more than 2,800 square feet of living area.  Some of the features you’ll discover within and outside this Lake Michigan property include a large rock fireplace, a swimming pool, basketball court, play center for children and much more.  The property is one of the most popular rentals in the area and a great place to stay if you’re looking to enjoy the whole Lake Michigan vacation experience.

To learn more about 77501 Summers Gate Circle or other Lake Michigan real estate, please click here.


Posted at 3:23:23 PM
Wednesday, January 11, 2012

The Wonderful 2425 Sundance Path Property

Lake Michigan property abound near the southern and southeastern side of the famous lake.  Many of these homes for sale are either right next to the waters of the famous lake or just a few steps away but they all enjoy stunning vistas of the second largest of the Great Lakes.  If all that sounds intriguing, you may want to check out this month's property spotlight.

Located in the Shoreham subdivision, 2425 Sundance Path is a three bedroom, one bathroom single family home.  The property has over 2000 square feet of living area and a more than generously sized deck that's perfect for simply lounging about or enjoying the breezy ambiance coming from the waters of the lake.  Hardwood floors, spacious bedrooms, tennis court and private road are among the many features you'll enjoy in this highly welcoming home.

To learn more about 2425 Sundance Path or other Lake Michigan real estate, please click here.


Posted at 3:37:15 PM
Friday, December 30, 2011

Check out 4315 Lakeshore Drive

The south side of Michigan's famous lake is full of high end Lake Michigan property.  Many of these homes for sale are either right next to the waters of the famous lake or just a few steps away but they all enjoy stunning vistas of the second largest of the Great Lakes.  That's why we think you'll like this month's property spotlight.

The 4315 Lakeshore Drive property is a three bedroom, two bathroom residence located right by the southeastern corner of Lake Michigan.  The estate home has over 3700 square feet of living area and, as you'll notice by the large windows, some truly stunning views of the waterfront and the beach.  To reach the beach, you'll need to take the stairway down since it sits on a hilltop in order to maximize the views.  Additional features you'll find inside this Lake Michigan property include wood flooring, a cozy fireplace, a sunroof and much more.

To learn more about 4315 Lakeshore Drive or other Lake Michigan real estate, please click here.


Posted at 3:58:20 PM
Wednesday, November 23, 2011

15796 Lakeshore Road in Lake Michigan

To the east of where you'd find Lake Michigan property is another body of water.  Much like its famous sibling, you'll find a number of lakefront or beachfront homes for sale tucked away in quietly scenic areas, and the one we're looking at today is no exception.

Today's listing showcase is 15796 Lakeshore Road.  This stunning single family residence designed by famed architect Jim Nagle has six bedrooms and four bathrooms, sitting quietly among lush vegetation on 0.8 acres.  From the outside, you'll instantly notice the modern design.  Inside you'll find over 4200 square feet of living area plus features like a fireplace in the master bedroom and living room, a deck, balcony with stunning vistas of the lakefront, wood flooring, stainless steel kitchen appliances and much more.  This Lake Michigan home almost puts Lake Huran property to shame.

To learn more about 15796 Lakeshore Road or to explore other Lake Michigan real estate, please click here.


Posted at 4:43:58 PM
Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Paradise at 5294 Pine Lane Path

You'll find plenty of Lake Michigan real estate not too far from the popular body of water.  Then again, wouldn't it be nice to have a home that's practically on the lake itself“  Okay while it's not on the lake, today we'll be looking at a home that's just a few steps away from Lake Michigan and one that you might want to consider calling your permanent or vacation home.

Today's Lake Michigan property is 5294 Pine Lane Path, located near the southeastern side of the lake.  This home has five bedrooms and three bathrooms as well as more than 2200 square feet of living area.  The views are simply marvelous as the home sits on a small hill and has a spacious deck that's perfect for just enjoying the ambiance or having a social gathering.  Features include a fireplace, vaulted ceilings and much more.

To learn more about 5294 Pine Lane Path or to view other Lake Michigan real estate for sale, please click here.


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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...
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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

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