Skip to main content

Archives: April 2023

5297 Buckley Dr., Ypsilanti Home in Ann Arbor Schools

5297 Buckley Dr., Ypsilanti, MI 48197

5297 Buckley Dr., Ypsilanti, MI 48197

New Listing! Picture perfect 5BR, 2.5 BA, corner lot home in the popular Hickory Pointe subdivision. Features include:

  • 3,040 sq. ft. of living space with 5 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • Expansive family room with wood burning fireplace.
  • Kitchen features include quartz countertops, center island, sliding doors to rear deck.
  • One of the only homes in the neighborhood with a fenced in backyard.
  • 1,430 sq. ft. basement with huge potential.
  • Ypsilanti mailing address with Ann Arbor schools.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • Listed for $485,000

To schedule a private showing or learn more about 5297 Buckley Dr., contact the real estate specialists with the Bouma Group at 734-761-3060 or today! View photos and amenities for Hickory Pointe here.

The Unique Benefits of Moving to Ann Arbor, Michigan

Ann Arbor is a Great Place to Call Home!

Are you moving or relocating and looking for a great place to call home? Look no further than Ann Arbor, Michigan. This vibrant city is located in the heart of Washtenaw County and offers something for everyone. From its bustling downtown to its picturesque parks, it has something special that other cities just don’t have. Let’s take a closer look at why you should consider moving to Ann Arbor.

Ann Arbor is Home to the University of Michigan

One of the biggest draws is the University of Michigan. This highly-regarded school boasts one of the most beautiful campuses in the country and attracts thousands of students each year. Living in Ann Arbor gives you access to all that U of M has to offer, including sporting events, concerts, libraries, museums, and galleries. Plus, living so close to campus allows you easy access to any classes or lectures that may interest you!

The Community is Full of Life

Another great reason to move to Ann Arbor is because it’s a vibrant community full of life and activity. Downtown Ann Arbor offers an array of restaurants, bars, shops, and entertainment venues that make it one of the liveliest areas around. Plus, there are plenty of festivals, including the Ann Arbor Art Fair and Ann Arbor Summer Festival, throughout the year where you can get involved with your neighbors and enjoy all that this great city has to offer.

Safe Neighborhoods for All Ages

Finally, one thing that makes Ann Arbor stand out from other cities is its safe neighborhoods. Whether you’re looking for a place to raise a family or just want some peace and quiet after work each day, there’s sure to be a neighborhood that fits your needs perfectly. With low crime rates and friendly neighbors everywhere you turn, it’s easy to see why so many people are choosing it as their new home!


When it comes down to it, there’s simply no better place when it comes time for relocation or retirement planning. With its amazing university opportunities and lively downtown area as well as its safe neighborhoods suitable for all ages—it really does have something for everyone! So if you’re looking for a great place to call home – look no further than Ann Arbor! It might just be the perfect fit. Start your Home or Condo Search here!

And as always, contact us with any questions you may have about the Ann Arbor Real Estate market at 734-761-3060 or

2433 Woodview Lane, Ann Arbor Home in Pines of Lake Forest

2433 Woodview Lane, Ann Arbor MI 48108

2433 Woodview Lane, Ann Arbor MI 48108

Just Listed! Rare ranch-style luxury home perfectly situated in the prestigious Pines of Lake Forest. This pristine Toll Brothers-built home offers:

  • 3379 square feet with an additional 2000 in the finished lower level, 3 bedrooms, and 3.1 baths.
  • Expansive kitchen with everything a chef needs features a huge island, granite counters, a custom stone backsplash, eating space, and a French door that opens to the screened patio.
  • Light-filled great room has a cozy fireplace with a stone surround, an elegant tray ceiling, and flows into the kitchen.
  • A spa-like bathroom along with a custom walk-in closet enhances the impressive primary suite.
  • The finished lower level provides even more living and entertaining space with a family room, rec area, gym, den, and plenty of storage.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • Listed for $1,156,000

For more information or to request a private viewing of 2433 Woodview Lane, contact the Ann Arbor Real Estate specialists with The Bouma Group today at 734-761-3060 or View photos and amenities for Pines of Lake Forest here!

Should You Buy a New Home Before Selling Your Current One?

Key Takeaways:

  • There’s no wrong answer when it comes to the order of buying and selling
  • Keep in mind the pros and cons of each option before making a decision
  • Contact us and we can help you schedule the purchase or sale of your home

Whether you buy a new home before selling your home is the real estate industry’s equivalent of “Which came first, the chicken or the egg?” At first thought, you believe there’s an obvious answer. And then you start to really break things down. Thankfully, we don’t have to deal with any science, and a good list of pros and cons can guide you to the answer that fits your scenario.

What you’ll find is that it may come down to personal preference, but there are a few things you should take into consideration. If you’re in the market for a new home and need to list your current one, here are some pros and cons of both buying first, then selling and selling first, then buying.

Pros of Selling Before Buying Your Home

sold sign

Continue reading

Ann Arbor Real Estate Market Update for March 2023

The 3 Trends Driving the Market Right Now

Happy Spring! While our team has listed many properties this March, listing inventory in Ann Arbor is down 24.8% from this time last year. We’re noticing 3 trends that are driving the market right now:

  1. Inventory is at a historic low
  2. Buyers are increasingly particular about building inspections
  3. Buyers need to be competitive, especially below $600,000

Get all of the details in today’s video

Continue reading