Friday, April 28, 2017

Wixom Lake Waterfront Lot for Sale! Lot 19 Oakridge, Beaverton, MI

Wixom Lake Waterfront Lot!!

New Listing at Lot 19 Oakridge, Beaverton, MI
MLS #167300

60 Feet of Waterfront
Level Lot that Gently Slopes to the Water

Call or Text Sonya at 989-429-2600 to schedule a showing!!

One of the few awesome lake lots left on Wixom Lake at an affordable price! Build your dream home on this 60' waterfront lot in a neighborhood offering municipal sewer hook up, natural gas and Charter/Spectrum cable tv and internet. The level lot gently slopes down to the waters edge. Build your brand new walk out basement home on an all sports lake popular for fishing, swimming, jet skiing and boating! With 85,000+ acres of state land in the county of Gladwin any kind of recreation is close by. 

Click HERE for more images of this Wixom Lake Waterfront Lot for Sale!!

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Top 3 Leelanau Waterfront Properties: April Edition

Top 3 Leelanau Waterfront Properties

April 2017
Leelanau County has some pretty amazing properties for sale. Some are spectacular based on their value and view, and some are just plain incredible. See for yourself below... but don't blame us if you happen to find your dream home --- actually, we don't mind if you do! We love to help people... and we think we're pretty good at it. 
Check back every month for Leelanau County's "Top 3 Waterfront Homes For Sale"

Top 3 Leelanau Waterfront picks this month were based on the rustic charm and character that each property still has. We can't wait for you to see them!


6776 S. Dunns Farm Road
Maple City, MI  49664

You couldn't possibly get closer to Big Glen Lake with these water's edge cottages. Yes! Not one but TWO cottages right on Big Glen Lake that were thoughtfully constructed and meticulously maintained.  The first cottage, with timeless materials like cobblestone foundation and hammered iron light fixtures, is a lovely spot to seasonally accommodate friends and family.  The second cottage, reconstructed from an existing boathouse in 1991, has three levels that boast amazing lake views.  Step outside and you'll find brick walkways, beautifully maintained perennial gardens, and plenty of yard! Check out more pictures of this stunning gem here.
(Property listed with Ron Raymond and Robert Serbin at Serbin Real Estate)


8726 S. Dunns Farm Road
Maple City, MI  49664

Alright, I'm feeling a little bit of dejavu over here...  it's another property featuring two cottages!  This property is also on Big Glen Lake and provides 100 feet of frontage.  It's the perfect setting for spectacular sunset views and bonfires.  Both cottages feature two bedrooms and 1 bathroom and would be the perfect place for summertime fun with friends and family. Check out more pictures here
(Property listed with Mark and Peter Fisher at Coldwell Banker Schmidt Glen Arbor)


8210 S. Lakeview Road
Traverse City, MI  49684

This rare estate size parcel has plenty of room for your family and friends on South Lake Leelanau! With 150 feet of direct frontage, this conveniently located home offers 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The cozy brick fireplace can satisfy those winter nights when you just can't seem to warm up. Check out the new granite countertops in the kitchen... and don't forget about the large deck in the back! Click here for more information. Don't forget to check out this drone video by Blue Lava Media (in the lower right corner select Aerial Drone Video)!

(Property listed with Kimberly Creamer at Keller Williams)

Blake Bernard - 231.714.4787 -

Tuesday, April 25, 2017


This beautiful home is looking for a new family!! It is a year around 4-season custom home boasting 3 floors, 3 fireplaces, 3 bedrooms and 3 baths.  It is situated on 2.6 acres of privacy and has 363 feet of private frontage on deep clean quiet Eagle Lake.  It has over 4,000 square feet of finished living space, attached oversize garage and separate storage garage.  Unique to many of our area homes, this home is serviced by natural gas, high speed internet, cable TV and black top road.

Eagle Lake is located in NE Kalkaska County and is situated in the snowbelt of N. Michigan and the Blue Bear trailhead.  It is surrounded by thousands of acres of state land providing year around recreational opportunities. Eagle Lake is a great scenic and fishing lake and yes, Eagles have been known to visit.

Click here to view the listing detail.  This home is in excellent condition, has vaulted ceilings, massive kitchen, low maintenance natural landscaping and extensive decking plus a walk-out basement.  Get in now before Summer starts and relax away your cares.  This home has turn key potential. Call or email or 231-384-1207 to schedule your private showing.  You will not be disappointed in this home.

Monday, April 24, 2017

Turn-key Restaurant Business Opportunity - Piccolo Forno Pizzeria - NOW $129,000

Piccolo Forno Pizzeria
810 E. Front Street
Traverse City, MI  49684
now $129,000

Have you ever had dreams of owning your own pizzeria, but didn't know where to start? This is a turn-key opportunity to walk in, learn from a reputable and well-known chef and restauranteur, and have all the tools, materials, and staff already in place.

Offering is for the business only, not the real estate.

 Piccolo Forno Pizzeria serves more than just great Neapolitan pizza...

Summer is right around the corner.... and with that comes Traverse City visitors who are looking for a delicious pizza place to visit during their stay.
Call and schedule a showing today! 

Click here for more information.

Blake Bernard - 231.714.4787 -

Friday, April 21, 2017

Wixom Lake Waterfront Custom Home with 100' of Frontage! New Listing at 681 Quillette Drive, Beaverton

Wixom Lake Waterfront Custom Home with 100' of Waterfront!

MLS #167251

Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2048 with additional 2048 Finished Basement
Attached 2.5 Car Garage

Call or Text Sonya at 989-429-2600 to schedule a showing!

Wolfe Custom home from '05. 100' on Wixom Lake with steel seawall and a deck overhanging the water,perfect for fishing! 4 BR, 3 full bath with 2,048 square feet on main level. Kitchen offers solid surface counters, maple cabinets, center island, walk-in pantry and built in desk. Large living room with knotty pine vaulted ceiling, black marble surround on gas log fireplace and patio doors to composite decking which overlooks the lake. Master suite with patio door to deck, walk-in closet with custom shelving & master bath. Separate laundry room on main floor. 2nd bedroom on main level as well. Walk out lower level is an entertainers dream with custom wet bar with refrigerator, surround sound and included slate pool table. Offers a separate entrance from garage and door to covered patio. "Man" room, 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath and mechanical room with storage and room for home gym! Attached 2.5 car garage, finished with heated floor, cabinets and sink. Concrete drive, sprinkler system, central air, generator back up. Additional lot avail. 

Click HERE to view more images of this Wixom Lake Waterfront Home for Sale!

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Gladwin County Lakes...See What April Inventory Has to Offer!

Gladwin County Lakes....See What April Inventory has to Offer!
  Featuring Wixom Lake, Secord Lake, Sugar Springs (Lake Lancer and Lake Lancelot), Smallwood Lake and many more!     
Wixom Lake 
There are currently 50 active listings on Wixom Lake ranging in price from $5,900 - $490,000 
Wixom Lake is an approximately 2,000 acre all sports lake, inside Gladwin County and located in Beaverton, Michigan. The lake takes in Billings and Tobacco Township and is formed by the Tittabawassee River system and is also fed by the Cedar and Tobacco Rivers. 
It would take many hours of boat travel to see the entire lake! Many people enjoy Wixom Lake with pontoons, ski boats, jet ski's, fishing boats and it's not uncommon to see a canoe or kayak during the quieter times. Be sure to check out "Pontoon Alley", a local and very popular area to spend the afternoon on Wixom Lake! Pontoon Alley boasts a shallow, sandy bottom swimming area with a very festive atmosphere!    
 Secord Lake 
There are currently 59 active listings for Secord Lake ranging from $18,900 - $334,000
Secord Lake is an approximately 2,000 acre serene and picturesque all sports lake. The lake takes in Secord Township and is formed by the Tittabawassee River system. It would take many hours of boat travel to see the entire lake! You will find miles of shoreline and much sandy swimming!  Many people enjoy Secord Lake with pontoons, ski boats, jet ski's, fishing boats and it's not uncommon to see a canoe or kayak during the quieter times.
Sugar Springs ~ Lake Lancer and Lake Lancelot 
There are currently 169 active listings on Lake Lancer and Lake Lancelot ranging in price from $1,499 to $599,000
Lake Lancer and Lake Lancelot offer 1,000 acres of water fun with Lake Lancer at 780 acres and Lancelot at 230 acres. These two lakes are private and are for residents of Sugar Springs, a planned community with over 3,200 platted acres. There are 15 private beach clubs along the shores of the lakes for association members only. Some of the beach clubs offer restrooms, showers, swimming, picnic areas and boat launches. Fisherman enjoy the tranquility of the lakes and the Northern Pike, Walleye, Bass and Panfish that can readily be caught from both Lake Lancer & Lake Lancelot. Lake waters are tested annually and treated several times per year to control weeds and infestation allowing boaters, skiers, jet skiers and swimmers to enjoy the waters!   
Smallwood Lake 
There are currently 22 active listings for near by Smallwood Lake ranging from $21,500-$215,000 
Gladwin County has many lakes that offer boating, fishing, swimming and so much more!  
Year round fun!  
Click on the links below to see the listing on those specific lakes:

Secord Lake Home with 80' of Sandy Waterfront! 3490 East Pinecrest Drive, Gladwin

Secord Lake Home with 80 feet of Sandy Waterfront!

New Listing at 3490 East Pinecrest Drive, Gladwin, MI 
MLS #167184

Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 2
Square Feet: 1800
2 Detached Garages

Call or Text Sonya at 989-429-2900 to schedule a showing!

Welcome to Secord Lake! Enjoy lake living on this estate like property. Drive in among the tall pines down the long paved drive to the cape cod style home with 80' of sandy bottom waterfront on the 2,000 acre all sports lake. Located on a beautiful wide open area of the lake you are very close to the popular sand bar for a day of fun. Also enjoy fishing, jet skiing and boating. The spacious home had a main floor renovation in 2010 and offers hardwood flooring in the open kitchen and living room. Updated cabinetry and counters with stainless appliances in the kitchen and a fireplace in the LR! Main floor master w/ walk in closet and adjoining full bath w/ ceramic flooring. Additional main floor bedroom,laundry room and extra large sun room overlooking the lake completes the 1st floor. Upstairs has another bedroom with 3/4 bath and either a 4th bedroom or family room that is freshly painted. 2 garages and 1 with a storage loft. Wood seawall, boardwalk and suspended dock! 

Click HERE to view more images of this Secord Lake Waterfront Home for Sale!

Secord Lake Waterfront Home w/Sandy Swimming! 4376 Mohawk Trail, Gladwin

Secord Lake Waterfront Home with Sandy Swimming!
New Listing at 4376 Mohawk Trail, Gladwin, MI

MLS #167183

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1.5
Square Feet: 1218

Call or Text Sonya at 989-429-2600 to schedule a showing!

Ready, set, RELAX! Begin making memories up north in this completely move in ready lake house. Located on 2,000 acre all sports Secord Lake you can enjoy boating, jet skiing, fishing, swimming or spending the day at one of the popular sand bars. Conveniently close to state land too for hunting, nature walks or UTV rides! The moment you step into the great room you will see the pride of ownership. Immaculate home built in 1998 and reshingled in 2015 and fresh stain on the exterior last summer. Kitchen is well equipped and the dining and living area overlook the extensive, multilevel decking perfect for grilling and entertaining. Cathedral ceilings in this room allow for a wall of windows that take advantage of the lake views! 2 main floor bedrooms w/ a full bath between. Upstairs you find a loft used as the large 3rd bedroom and a 1/2 bath. 73' of lake front w/ a steel seawall, boardwalk and sandy beach area for the kids to play along with sandy swimming and suspended dock! 

Click HERE for more images of this Secord Lake Waterfront for Sale!