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1695 Weatherstone Drive, Ann Arbor Condo for Sale

1695 Weatherstone, Ann Arbor MI 481081695 Weatherstone Drive, Ann Arbor MI Condo for Sale

New Listing! Nice views of the pond and fountain from this second level condo at popular Weatherstone. Details include:

  • 1376 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths.
  • Living room has a cozy fireplace and opens to the screened deck.
  • Study off of the living room also makes a great guest room.
  • Detached 1-car garage and newer furnace/ac unit.
  • More photos and features
  • MLS# 3257788
  • Listed for $240,000

For more information or to schedule a showing for 1695 Weatherstone Drive, contact the Ann Arbor condo specialists with The Bouma Group, Realtors today at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. Learn more about the Weatherstone condo community here!

2134 Autumn Hill Drive, Ann Arbor Luxury Home at Walnut Ridge

2134 Autumn Hill Drive, Ann Arbor MI 481032134 Autumn Hill Drive, Ann Arbor Luxury Home at Walnut Ridge

Just Listed! Situated on over an acre backing to a wooded area for added privacy, this incredibly luxurious Walnut Ridge home offers:

  • 4476 sq. ft., +2000 in the finished lower level, 5 bedrooms and 4.2 baths.
  • Chelsea Plank cherry wood floors throughout the main level.
  • Gourmet kitchen with all of the extras shares a double sided fireplace with the 2-story great room.
  • Walk-out lower level is finished with the highest quality and boasts a full kitchen, recreation room, study, family room, full bath and bedroom.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3257612
  • Listed for $1,194,900

To request your private showing for 2134 Autumn Hill Drive, or to receive more information, contact the Ann Arbor Real Estate specialists with The Bouma Group today at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View amenities and photos for Walnut Ridge subdivision here!

Barton Hills, Ann Arbor Real Estate Update

Barton Hills Real Estate Report – June 2018

Barton Hills is an esteemed Ann Arbor neighborhood with beautifully designed homes. The well known subdivision has large, secluded lots with mature vegetation; and of course the Barton Hills Country Club is a central feature. There are currently 4 homes listed for sale and so far this year, 6 have sold.Barton Hills Ann Arbor MI

Homes for Sale:

  • $4,950,000. 660 Barton Shore Dr., Ann Arbor. 9648 sq. ft., + 4608 in finished lower level, 6 bedrooms and 7.5 baths.
  • $1,500,000. 800 Oakdale Rd., Ann Arbor. 6610 square feet with 6 bedrooms and 5.1 baths.

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423 S. Ashley, Downtown Ann Arbor Condo at Ashley Mews

423 S. Ashley, Ann Arbor MI 48104423 S. Ashley, Ann Arbor MI Downtown Condo at Ashley Mews

New Listing! Located just steps from the shopping, restaurants, and culture of downtown Arbor, this Ashley Mews condo offers:

  • 1626 square feet with 2 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • Living room has 2-story ceiling, hardwood flooring, and a cozy fireplace.
  • Both spacious bedrooms have their own private baths and lots of closet space.
  • Family room in the finished lower level space, plus an attached garage.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3257624
  • Listed for $669,000

To request a private showing or more information for 423 S. Ashley, contact the downtown Ann Arbor condo specialists with The Bouma Group, Realtors at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View photos and amenities for Ashley Mews condo complex here!

7202 Mulder Drive, Dexter MI Home with Pool

7202 Mulder Drive, Dexter MI 481307202 Mulder Rd., Dexter MI Home with Pool for Sale

Just Listed! Enjoy summer in the beautiful backyard oasis at 7202 Mulder Drive. Features of this 2-story home include:

  • 3391 sq. ft., +1344 in the finished walk-out, 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • Huge kitchen has prep island, breakfast bar, double ovens, stainless appliances, and a multitude of cabinets.
  • Lower level is nicely finished with a huge recreation space, wet bar with plenty of seating, and full bath.
  • Well landscaped back yard offers a sparkling in-ground pool with waterfalls, a sandy ‘beach’ area, and a brick patio with a fire pit.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3257480
  • Listed for $665,000

For more information for 7202 Mulder Drive, or to request a private showing, contact the specialists with The Bouma Group, Realtors at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View more Dexter Real Estate listings here!

Ann Arbor Condo Report – May 2018

Prices Increase for Ann Arbor Condominiums

Ann Arbor Condo Report - MayIn all aspects, prices have increased for Ann Arbor condos in May; this is most likely because inventory has declined. This May, 87 new listings were entered which is 2.2% decrease compared to the 89 units last May.  The average listing price rose a sizable 22.6%, from $265,209 to $325,026. With less condos listed, units are generally on the market for 20 days; which is 10 days less compared to May 2017. There is a decline of 16.5% less condos sold this May compared to the previous, 66 sold condos versus 79. The average selling price for Ann Arbor condos is $261,307, which is a decent increase of 11% from $235,619. So far this year, there has been 21 less listings entered in comparison to the previous year when 343 listings were entered. Average listing prices thus far have increased 13% though, from $300,708 to $340,005. Similarly, selling prices have also rose from $251,891 to $280,017, which is a difference of 11.2%. There was a 18.9% decline in the amount of sales so far this year compared to last, 189 sold condos versus 233. In general, it is a seller’s market for Ann Arbor condos, especially for inexpensive units that are below $300k. Condos that are sold above $400k are considered a buyer’s market though.

With less inventory, sales are rising and because of this Ann Arbor condos are moving towards a more balanced market. Whether you are looking to buy or to sell your condo, contact the condo experts with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. Check back here for more information about the Ann Arbor market!

 

4346 Lohr Road, Ann Arbor Home in Stonebridge Estates

4346 Lohr Road, Ann Arbor MI 481084346 Lohr Rd., Ann Arbor MI Home in Stonebridge Estates

New Listing! Serene views of the pond from most of the rooms in this spacious home in the Stonebridge Estates golf course community. Details include:

  • 3108 sq. ft., +1200 in finished walk-out lower level, 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • Gleaming hardwood floors throughout most of the first level, tile elsewhere.
  • Master suite retreat offers a tray ceiling, sitting room viewing the pond, walk-in closet and private bath with spa tub.
  • Lower level is nicely finished with a family room with adjoining kitchenette, exercise room, 2 bedrooms and a full bath.
  • More photos and details
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3257456
  • Listed for $720,000

For more information or to schedule a private showing for 4346 Lohr Road, contact the Ann Arbor Real Estate specialists with The Bouma Group today at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View amenities and photos for Stonebridge Estates here!

1721 Newport Creek, Ann Arbor MI Luxury Home

1721 Newport Creek, Ann Arbor MI 481031721 Newport Creek, Ann Arbor MI Luxury Home

New Listing! Custom built home situated on a cul-de-sac in the luxurious Newport Creek subdivision. Features include:

  • 4359 sq. ft., +1098 in finished walk-out lower level, 4 bedrooms and 5 full baths.
  • Stately pillars separate the formal living room with fireplace from the dining room.
  • Beautiful hardwood floors, built-ins, and crown molding throughout much of the first level.
  • Within walking distance of Barton Nature Area, Birds Hill Nature Area, plus schools.
  • More photos & features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3257460
  • Listed for $1,020,000

For a private showing for 1721 Newport Creek or to request more information for this luxury home, contact the Ann Arbor Real Estate specialists with The Bouma Group, Realtors today at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View photos and amenities for Newport Creek subdivision here!

Ann Arbor Real Estate Report – May 2018

With a Rise in New Listings, Prices Slowly Begin to Lower for Ann Arbor Homes
Ann Arbor Residential Real Estate Report for May

Ann Arbor homes have seen an increase in the amount of  listings this May, compared to last; and with the additional inventory prices are beginning to slowly reduce. An impressive increase of 53.4% more listings were entered this May compared to last May, 224 homes listed versus 146. And although listing prices are lower, it is only a decline of less than 0.5%, from $496,037 to $494,320. Continue reading

3080 Hunting Valley Drive, Ann Arbor Hills Home

3080 Hunting Valley Drive, Ann Arbor MI 481043080 Hunting Valley Drive, Ann Arbor MI Home at Ann Arbor Hills

New Listing! Situated on a beautiful 1 acre lot overlooking the golf course, this Ann Arbor Hills ranch offers plenty of living space. Features include:

  • 3016 sq. ft., +2099 in the finished walk-out lower level, 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • Angled vaulted ceiling in the living room with a fireplace and wall of windows.
  • Picturesque views of the wooded lot from almost every room.
  • Lower level is finished with a huge rec/family room, multiple bedrooms and flex spaces, storage, and walks out the lush back yard.
  • More photos & features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3257351
  • Listed for $1,170,000

To request your private showing for 3080 Hunting Valley or more information, contact us at The Bouma Group, Realtors at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View photos and details for the Ann Arbor Hills neighborhood here!