Archives: December 2020

Lake Forest Highlands Subdivision Ann Arbor, Real Estate Report

Lake Forest Highlands Real Estate Report – December 2020

At this Ann Arbor neighborhood home owners enjoy a pastoral setting that is natural yet well maintained. Another great feature of Lake Forest Highlands is its location close to both Ann Arbor and Saline. Currently, 1 home is listed for sale and so far this year, 4 have been sold.

Home for Sale:

  • $475,000. 2183 Vail Court, Ann Arbor. 2046 sq. ft., + 800 in the finished lower level; 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths. Sale Pending

Homes Sold in 2020:

  • $525,000. 3645 Highlander Way East, Ann Arbor. 2218 sq. ft., + 900 in the finished lower level; 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • $500,000. 3867 Steamboat Court, Ann Arbor. 2763 sq. ft., + 1180 in the finished lower level; 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • $465,000. 2244 Sun Valley Drive, Ann Arbor. 2009 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $400,000. 2126 Vail Court, Ann Arbor. 1884 sq. ft., + 700 in the finished lower level; 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.

Last year at Lake Forest Highlands, 2 homes sold with an average sale price of $464,750 and an average price per square foot of $211.45. The 4 homes sold this year have an ASP of $472,500, up slightly, and an A$/SF of $215.36, also up slightly. To learn more about home values at Lake Forest Highlands, contact the real estate experts with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View more Ann Arbor homes here!

Churchill Downs, Ann Arbor Real Estate Update

Churchill Downs Real Estate Report – December 2020

Churchill Downs is a well known neighborhood consisting of traditional style homes. Nearby are parks and sports complexes, and within this Ann Arbor subdivision is an open natural area. Currently, 2 homes are listed for sale and so far this year, 6 have been sold.

Homes for Sale:

  • $379,900. 2250 Steeplechase Drive, Ann Arbor. 1859 sq. ft., + 900 in the finished lower level; 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $340,000. 2015 Wiltshire Court, Ann Arbor. 1296 sq. ft., + 700 in the finished lower level; 3 bedrooms and 1.1 baths. Sale Pending

Homes Sold in 2020:

  • $465,000. 2045 Churchill Drive, Ann Arbor. 1885 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $410,000. 2150 Blaney Drive, Ann Arbor. 2111 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $387,500. 2160 Churchill Drive, Ann Arbor. 1684 sq. ft., + 400 in the finished lower level; 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $386,000. 2110 Steeplechase Drive, Ann Arbor. 1684 sq. ft., + 500 in the finished lower level; 3 bedrooms and 1.1 baths.
  • $376,000. 2005 Rugby Court, Ann Arbor. 1684 sq. ft., + 350 in the finished lower level; 3 bedrooms and 1.1 baths.
  • $360,000. 2240 Steeplechase Drive, Ann Arbor. 1728 sq. ft., + 216 in the finished lower level; 3 bedrooms and 1.1 baths.

Last year at Churchill Downs, 4 homes sold with an average sale price of $355,125 and an average price per square foot of $220.85. The 6 homes sold so far have an ASP of $397,417, up 11.9%, and an A$/SF of $221.94, up slightly. If you are curious about the housing market at Churchill Downs, contact the real estate specialists with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View more Ann Arbor homes here!

The 5 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your Home

If you’re gearing up to sell your home, you’ve probably read tons of articles all about what you should be doing…but what about what you shouldn’t be doing? After all, selling your home is a huge financial decision, and a misstep could mean losing out on your hard-earned profit.

Don’t let something as easy to fix as not staging or pricing incorrectly throw off the success of your sale! Here are the top five mistakes to avoid when selling your home.

Setting an Unrealistic Price

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It might come as a surprise, but pricing a home is tricky. Not only do you have to take into account what homes around yours have recently sold for (or, in other words, what buyers are willing to pay), but you also need to know how to value any updates and improvements you’ve made. Plus, you want your home to be priced so that it pops up in as many online searches as possible. When it comes to finding that magic number, sellers’ emotions often cloud the ability to accurately price a home. Continue reading

Riding Oaks Estates, Ann Arbor Real Estate Update

Riding Oaks Estates Real Estate Report – December 2020

There are 8 different regal home styles to choose from at Riding Oaks Estates. Within the homes of this Ann Arbor neighborhood are luxurious features like high ceilings with crown moldings, fireplaces, granite countertops, and more. Currently, no homes are listed for sale and so far this year, 3 have been sold.

Homes Sold in 2020:

  • $1,440,000. 1750 Tapadera Drive, Ann Arbor. 5113 sq. ft., + 2000 in the finished lower level; 6 bedrooms and 5.2 baths.
  • $875,000. 1740 Tapadera Drive, Ann Arbor. 4235 sq. ft., + 2000 in the finished lower level; 6 bedrooms and 5.0 baths.
  • $825,000. 2210 Kimberwicke Court, Ann Arbor. 4145 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.

Last year at Riding Oaks Estates, 4 homes sold with an average sale price of $895,625 and an average price per square foot of $201.61. The 3 homes sold this year have an ASP of $1,046,667, up 16.9%, and an A$/SF of $229.09, up 13.6%. To learn more about home values at Riding Oaks Estates, contact the real estate experts with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View more Ann Arbor homes here!

Hickory Pointe, Ann Arbor Real Estate Update

Hickory Pointe Real Estate Report – December 2020

This large Ann Arbor subdivision has more than 250 homes. At the center of Hickory Pointe is an expansive clubhouse with a pool. Currently, 3 homes are listed for sale and so far this year, 8 have been sold. The Bouma Group was involved in one of the sold properties.

Homes for Sale:

  • $399,900. 5261 Buckley Drive, Ann Arbor. 2288 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths. Sale Pending
  • $307,900. 5143 Blue Spruce Drive, Ann Arbor. 2016 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths. Sale Pending
  • $299,000. 5171 Blue Spruce Drive, Ann Arbor. 2208 sq. ft., + 1100 in the finished lower level; 4 bedrooms and 3.0 baths. Sale Pending

Balmoral Park, Ann Arbor Condo Report

Balmoral Park Condo Report – December 2020

Balmoral Park has prestigious condos with brick exteriors and elegant landscaping. Owners at this Ann Arbor condominium enjoy large living areas with high ceilings and space for storage. Currently, 1 condo is listed for sale and so far this year, 2 have sold.

Condo for Sale:

  • $309,000. 117 West Oakbrook Drive, Ann Arbor. 1500 sq. ft., + 500 in the lower level; 2 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.

Condos Sold in 2020:

  • $315,000. 228 West Oakbrook Drive, Ann Arbor. 1250 sq. ft., + 180 in the finished lower level; 2 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $285,000. 210 West Oakbrook Drive, Ann Arbor. 1768 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 3.0 baths.

Last year at Balmoral Park, 2 condos sold with an average sale price of $332,650 and an average price per square foot of $198.78. The 2 condos sold this year have an ASP of $300,000, down 9.8%, and an A$/SF of $206.60, up 3.9%. For more information about condos at Balmoral Park, contact the experts with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. Read more about Ann Arbor condos here!

Garden Homes Park Subdivision, Ann Arbor Real Estate Report

Garden Homes Park Real Estate Report – December 2020

Just as it sounds, this Ann Arbor neighborhood is picturesque with charming homes and a park in the center. Garden Homes Park also has schools of all divisions within walking distance. Currently, 2 homes are listed for sale and so far this year, 7 have sold. The Bouma Group was the listing agent for one of the sold properties.

Homes for Sale:

  • $364,888. 1500 West Franklin Street, Ann Arbor. 936 sq. ft., + 400 in the finished lower level; 3 bedrooms and 2.0 baths. Sale Pending
  • $299,900. 1719 Calvin Street, Ann Arbor. 913 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.0 baths.

Homes Sold in 2020:

  • $490,000. 2248 Foss Street, Ann Arbor. 1970 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $425,000. 1720 Enclave Lane, Ann Arbor. 2164 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $399,000. 1724 Enclave Lane, Ann Arbor. 2178 sq. ft., + 896 in the finished lower level; 5 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • $355,000. 2120 Garden Homes Court, Ann Arbor. 1152 sq. ft., + 900 in the finished lower level; 4 bedrooms and 1.1 baths.
  • $320,000. 2260 Garden Homes Drive, Ann Arbor. 1716 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2.0 baths.
  • $252,000. 1882 Fulmer Street, Ann Arbor. 1750 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2.0 baths. Listed by The Bouma Group
  • $250,000. 1616 Fulmer Street, Ann Arbor. 1232 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 1.1 baths.

Last year at Garden Homes Park, 10 homes sold with an average sale price of $313,890 and an average price per square foot of $240.10. The 7 homes sold so far this year have an ASP of $355, 857, up 13.4%, and an A$/SF of $210.22, down 12.4%. To learn more about home values at Garden Homes Parks, contact the real estate specialists with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View more Ann Arbor homes here!

Wellesley Gardens, Ann Arbor Condo Report

Wellesley Gardens Condo Report – December 2020

Look no further than Wellesley Gardens for stately, brick condominiums. Units at this Ann Arbor complex have gourmet kitchens inclusive of high end appliances and handcrafted cabinets. Currently, no condos are listed for sale and so far this year, 27 have sold. The Bouma Group was the involved in one of the sales.

Condos Sold in 2020:

  • $235,000. 5677 Hampshire Lane, Ann Arbor. 1414 sq. ft., + 793 in the finished lower level; 2 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $230,000. 5559 Hampshire Lane, Ann Arbor. 1487 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $229,000. 3362 Endsleigh Lane, Ann Arbor. 1487 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $227,000. 3398 Endsleigh Lane, Ann Arbor. 1395 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.0 baths.
  • $227,000. 5782 Hampshire Lane, Ann Arbor. 1487 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.1. Sold by The Bouma Group
  • $220,000. 5705 Hampshire Lane, Ann Arbor. 1341 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.0 baths.
  • $220,000. 5690 Hampshire Lane, Ann Arbor. 1487 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $219,500. 5727 Hampshire Lane, Ann Arbor. 1487 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.

For a complete list of Sold Homes at Wellesley Gardens, contact us at (734)761-3060

Last year at Wellesley Gardens, 21 condos sold with an average sale price of $215,214 and an average price per square foot of $153.45. The 27 condos sold this year have an ASP of $218,441, up slightly, and an A$/SF of $157.66, also slightly up. If you are curious about the condo market at Wellesley Gardens, contact the experts with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. Read more about Ann Arbor condos here!

5072 Timberview Court, Saline, MI Beautiful four-bedroom home in Travis Pointe

5072 Timberview Court, Saline, MI 48176

Just listed! This spacious home located on 1 acre in Travis Pointe has panoramic golf course views. Features include:

  • 2,964 sq. ft. with an additional 400 in the partially finished basement
  • Spacious family room with vaulted ceilings, wood beams, and fireplace
  • Den with wood floors and gas fireplace
  • Stylish eat-in kitchen with fresh white cabinets and double ovens
  • Master suite with separate sitting area
  • Master bath with double vanity and spa-like tile shower
  • Large backyard with patio shaded by mature trees
  • Set on a private cul-de-sac with views of the golf course
  • Located in the Travis Pointe neighborhood
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  • Listed for $578,914

To schedule a private showing or learn more about 1220 Westport, contact the real estate specialists with The Bouma Group at 734-761-3060 or info@bouma.com today!

3302 Woodhill Cir, Superior Township: Impressive four-bedroom home in Glennborough neighborhood

3302 Woodhill Cir, Superior Township, MI 48198

Just Listed! This stately two-story brick home is located on over 1 acre near Ann Arbor. Features include:

  • 4,427 sq. ft
  • 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 1 half bath
  • 2-story foyer with grand curved staircase
  • 2-story family room with floor to ceiling windows
  • Wood flooring and crown molding throughout first floor
  • Solarium with french doors leading to deck with views of private backyard
  • Dedicated office space on first floor
  • Master suite with sitting area and spa-like bathroom
  • Unfinished basement provides plenty of storage or the chance to make it your own
  • Located in the popular Glennborough Neighborhood
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  • Listed for $849,900

To schedule a private showing or learn more about 3302 Woodhill Cir, contact the real estate specialists with The Bouma Group at 734-761-3060 or info@bouma.com today!