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Outstanding Arts & Crafts Home Overlooking Burns Park

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This week we are featuring Elizabeth Brien’s listing – 1158 Baldwin Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

1158 Baldwin Avenue - Ann Arbor MichiganQ. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
It is an Arts and Crafts-style home with beautiful woodwork & trim, 9’ ceilings on the first floor plus cathedral ceiling in the addition.

1158 Baldwin Avenue - EntryQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
The home, showcasing Arts & Crafts style, is on a large corner lot across the street from Burns Park, one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Ann Arbor. At over 4,000 square feet, there’s plenty of space for a family to spread out. Other highlights include four very large bedrooms and a beautiful formal living/dining room addition with vaulted ceilings, huge kitchen/breakfast room, tons of built-ins, and an attached library.

1158 Baldwin Avenue - DenQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
The house overlooks Burns Park and is a two-minute walk to the elementary school. Burns Park is a vibrant, family-oriented community with strong annual traditions including the best Halloween celebration in town, 4th of July fireworks, the Burns Park 5K, and more. Also, it’s just a short walk or bike/bus ride from the University and downtown. There is a private gate to the backyard, right across from the park – very kid friendly.

1158 Baldwin Avenue - Formal DiningQ. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
The current owners installed central air conditioning, upgraded the electric & panels throughout, upgraded the master bathroom, repainted the whole interior, and completed new grading and drainage outside.1158 Baldwin Avenue - LivingQ. Does the community have any amenities we should know about?
In addition to Burns Park, the house is walking distance to Tappan Middle School, Nichols Arboretum, and Michigan Stadium. Burns Park is popular with sidewalks and friendly neighbors.

1158 Baldwin Avenue - KitchenQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
The house overlooks Burns Park with a nice front lawn.

1158 Baldwin Avenue - MasterQ. What makes the price of this home so great?
There are very few homes of this size in Burns Park and even fewer at this price point that don’t require extensive renovations and upgrades. There are two updated baths on the second floor now (with room for a master bath if desired).

1158 Baldwin Avenue - BackQ. Can you tell us a fun fact about the home?
The previous owners loved the old-fashioned laundry chute. The rec room in the basement was perfect for their ping pong table too.

1158 Baldwin Avenue - DeckQ. Is there anything else you’d like to tell us about the home?
The house is great for both entertaining and for daily living in the way its layout accommodates privacy and togetherness. It combines the charm of an older home with the functionality and space of a more modern home, including a nice first-floor study, library and a nice office niche.

For more information about 1158 Baldwin Ave, Ann Arbor or if you are interested in scheduling a showing, please contact Elizabeth Brien at 734-645-4444.

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Move-in Ready Home Situated on a Quiet Cul-De-Sac

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Today we are featuring Kathy Hay’s listing – 3031 Cedarbrook Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

3031 Cedarbrook Drive - Ann ArborQ. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
Spacious 4 bedroom colonial with just under 2,400 square feet.

Q. What distinctive features set this home apart?
Beautiful dark red Angico Preto Brazilian wood floors.

Q. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
Located on a quiet cul-de-sac, this corner lot is within walking distance of schools, the bus line and shopping. Easy access to the University of Michigan, Google, Toyota and the VA.

3031 Cedarbrook Drive - DenQ. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
The kitchen is upgraded with granite counters and classy gray cabinets. The inside of the house has been freshly painted and has new carpeting.

3031 Cedarbrook Drive - KitchenQ. Does the community have any amenities we should know about?
Nearby parks include Sugarbush Park, Oakwoods Nature Area and Kilburn Park.

3031 Cedarbrook Drive -Eat in KitchenQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
Located in area of nice homes and wonderful neighbors, you will enjoy entertaining family and friends on the large deck off the kitchen.

3031 Cedarbrook Drive - MasterQ. Is there anything else you’d like to tell us about the home?
Full basement for storage or finishing for extra living space. The seller is motivated and will give immediate occupancy.
3031 Cedarbrook Drive - DeckFor more information about 3031 Cedarbrook Drive, Ann Arbor or to schedule a showing contact Kathy Hay at 517-262-3567.

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Turn-key Two Story Home in Ypsilanti

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Today we are featuring Tammy Ebenhoeh’s listing – 8232 Blue Jay Dr, Ypsilanti, MI 48197

8232 Blue Jay Drive - Ypsilanti, MIQ. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
This turn-key property is a two-story single-family home featuring a beautiful brick exterior, large windows providing significant light to every room, and large vaulted ceilings.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - EntryQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
This home has a large master suite, including a newly updated master bathroom with a large soaker tub, huge walk-in shower, separate toilet room, double sinks, and a spacious walk-in-closet.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - DENQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
This house is located in the sought after Preserves Neighborhood of Ypsilanti Township. It is close to many shops and restaurants, and short drive to downtown Ypsilanti and Depot Town. This is also a great location for access to downtown Ann Arbor and University of Michigan. There is a daily non-stop shuttle to the University Hospitals (route 81), and the easy access to I-94 and US-23 make it a 15 minute drive to Ann Arbor. It is only 20 minutes to Detroit Metro Airport.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - KitchenQ. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
There are significant upgrades throughout the home, including a show stopping gourmet kitchen that is perfect for hosting guests and family. It features a large island with a deep overhang for built-in seating, soft-close maple cabinets, stainless steel appliances, newly installed Thermador exterior exhaust hood fan, brand new 5-burner stove, smart LED color changing under cabinet lights, marble subway tile backsplash, new sink, disposal and custom counters. Other house renovations include newly tiled bathroom floors and fresh paint throughout.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - Dining RoomQ. Does the community have any amenities we should know about?
This quiet community has walking trails, playground, and nature preserve. It is an easy walk to Ford Heritage Park.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - MasterQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
The large backyard features a charming brick paver patio with overhead string lighting. The front yard contains several beautiful flowering trees and shrubs and an immaculate lawn.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - Master BathQ. What makes the price of this home so great?
This home was fully updated and renovated in the last year. It contains 2,422 square feet of finished space with a well laid out floor plan and includes a very large side entry 3-car garage (great for a large workshop or parking multiple cars). The house has 2.5 bathrooms. It is truly exceptional.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - GarageQ. Can you tell us a fun fact about the home?
There are smart features throughout the house, including a Ring Pro doorbell, Ecobee3 thermostat and Phillips Hue color changing LED under cabinet lights. These lights allow you to set the mood in a variety of multicolor options, and are a fun component of the kitchen. Other kitchen lighting includes 8 new recessed lights and 3 modern pendant lights over the island. The large sliding glass door and windows provide significant light into this room, making it a true highlight.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - PatioQ. Is there anything else you’d like to tell us about the home?
Every room was recently painted with top of the line Benjamin Moore paint in a modern gray palette throughout, with fun pops of color in select accented areas. The first floor features hardwood oak floors and a gas fireplace. The lawn sprinkler system, large 3 car garage, and full basement with egress window round out this property.

8232 Blue Jay Drive - Patio 2For more information about 8232 Blue Jay Dr, Ypsilanti or to schedule a showing contact Tammi Ebenhoeh at 734-276-4663.

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Custom Scio Hills Home

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This week we are featuring Rob Ewing’s listing – 3737 Bradford Square, Ann Arbor, MI 48103

3737 Bradford Square - Ann ArborQ. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
Beautiful, custom cedar home has a large kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, walk-in pantry, tile backsplash, and a terrific island/bar counter.

3737 Bradford Square - Entry with FireplaceQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
This two-story home in the desirable Scio Hills neighborhood features soaring cathedral ceilings, hardwood floors, Pella doorwalls and floor to ceiling Pella casement windows all give natural light throughout. Enjoy hanging out in the finished lower level recreation area.

3737 Bradford Square - Formal DiningQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
Nestled on a gorgeous lot with mature maple, white pine & spruce trees all backing to a wooded preserve that creates a stunningly secluded site. Sunny southern exposure with large decks and balconies create endless outdoor enjoyment.

3737 Bradford Square - DenQ. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
Recently updated master suite with bath, sitting area, and walk-in closets. Newer roof and well-maintained mechanicals.

3737 Bradford Square - KitchenQ. Does the community have any amenities we should know about?
You are just minutes from downtown Ann Arbor and downtown Dexter.

3737 Bradford Square - Master bedroomQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
Master bedroom also features a private balcony overlooking the lush backyard preserve.

3737 Bradford Square - Back of the HouseQ. Is there anything else you’d like to tell us about the home?
The oversized 3 car garage has a workshop and plenty of storage space. The cedar siding is freshly stained. The beautiful brick fireplaces adorn the living and family rooms with built-ins.

3737 Bradford Square - Back yardIf you would like more information about 3737 Bradford Square, Ann Arbor or if you are interested in scheduling a showing, please contact Rob Ewing at 734-216-5955.

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Exquisite Luxury Listing in Ann Arbor

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This week we are featuring Lyla Icaza’s listing – 3991 Calgary Court, Ann Arbor, MI 48108

3991 Calgary Court - Ann Arbor MichiganQ. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
Elegant transitional two-story brick style home, impeccable and meticulously maintained. Open floor plan with vaulted ceilings, spacious rooms and numerous large windows inviting the outdoors in.

3991 Calgary Court - EntryQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
Exceptional home located in a quiet cul-de-sac with low traffic. Impressive two story foyer with sweeping staircase and gleaming Brazilian cherry wood floors. Light filled walkout level with numerous daylight windows and 9 ft ceilings provides 2,252 sq. ft. including two guest rooms, a full bath, wet bar, exercise room, and plenty of space to socialize.

3991 Calgary Court - Fireplace in DenQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
This stately home is located in The Pines of Lake Forest, a distinguished neighborhood of fine custom homes, in a beautiful setting surrounded by nature areas yet only four miles from downtown Ann Arbor.

3991 Calgary Court - KitchenQ. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
The home was built with attention to details and quality finishes. Recent upgrades include a new roof (2019), main floor was freshly painted (2019) and a new water heater (2017).3991 Calgary Court - Master SuiteQ. What makes the price of this home so great?
Very spacious home, with a total of 6,326 square feet including 4,074 sq. ft. above grade and an addition 2,252 sq. ft. in the lower walkout level. The home was built with attention to detail, and has been lovingly maintained.

3991 Calgary Court - BackyardQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
The home has a large fenced yard with beautiful surroundings and lush vegetation, including: plum, peach, apricot, pear and apple trees. The quiet setting invites wildlife which you can enjoy watching from inside the comfort of the home.

3991 Calgary Court - YardQ. Can you tell us a fun fact about the home?
Huge bonus room over the garage can be used as a hobby or playroom.

If you would like more information about 3991 Calgary Court, Ann Arbor or if you are interested in scheduling a showing, please contact Lyla Icaza at 734-678-3863.

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Contemporary Lakefront Living

FeaturedFriListing_2016This week we are featuring Alice Roderick’s listing –  4371 Old Mill Road, Pinckney, MI 48169
4371 Old Mill Road - Front
Q. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
This home is a contemporary story-and-a-half with an open plan kitchen and great room.

4371 Old Mill Road - PinckneyQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
Well-maintained inside and out, this 3 bedroom home has a main-floor master. There’s a full width deck on the lakeside.
4371 Old Mill Road - EntryQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
It’s a quiet back road, and fronts on a gorgeous small lake. New owners will enjoy fishing and peaceful water activities.4371 Old Mill Road - KitchenQ. Does the community have any amenities we should know about?
It’s very close to Brighton State Park and the Pinckney Recreation Area, fishing and swimming, camping and equestrian facilities.4371 Old Mill Road - Eat in KitchenQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
Sunsets over the lake are incredible.4371 Old Mill Road - Master BedroomQ. What makes the price of this home so great?
Value for money is hard to beat with a setting this gorgeous.4371 Old Mill Road - DeckQ. Is there anything else you’d like to tell us about the home?
This home is easy to show and ready for a new owner to move in.4371 Old Mill Road - LakeIf you would like more information about or if you are interested in  4371 Old Mill Road, Pinckney or if you are scheduling a showing, please contact Alice Roderick at (734) 646-0797.

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Superlative Sedgewood Two Story

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This week we are featuring Maura Rains’s listing – 303 Sedgewood Lane, Ann Arbor, MI 48103

303 Sedgewood Lane - Ann ArborQ. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
Striking 2 story home.

303 Sedgewood Lane - EntryQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
This home is move-in-ready. It has a stellar finished basement with wet bar, workout room, living room, and full bathroom.

303 Sedgewood Lane - FireplaceQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
The location is fantastic as it is situated on a cul-de-sac and just a short walk to the neighborhood playground. The home is close to shopping, schools, and highways.

303 Sedgewood Lane - OfficeQ. Does the community have any amenities we should know about?
Yes, the neighborhood has a fantastic playground and neighborhood gatherings.303 Sedgewood Lane - KitchenQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
The sizable deck allows you to enjoy the views of the large yard and mature trees.303 Sedgewood Lane - MasterQ. What makes the price of this home so great?
The price is great as the home is ready for the next owner with little to do! The landscaping is already in place and the house has great features including upgraded flooring, first floor study, formal dining room, breakfast nook, and generous bedrooms.
303 Sedgewood Lane - DeckQ. Is there anything else you’d like to tell us about the home?
The master suite is grand and offers a huge walk-in closet, bath with granite counters, dual sinks, standalone shower, and jetted tub.

303 Sedgewood Lane - Back of HouseIf you would like more information about 303 Sedgewood Lane, Ann Arbor or if you are scheduling a showing, please contact Maura Rains at 313-717-7788 .

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Historic Ives Woods Home

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This week we are featuring Jean Wedemeyer’s listing – 1908 Scottwood Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
1908 Scottwood Ave- Ann Arbor, MI 48104Q. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
It is a 3 story Tudor with a large private arched brick porch at the front entry. Downstairs, the set-up is the best kind of traditional; the large front hall has a beautiful staircase and built-in bench and there is a sunporch overlooking the bluestone patio. Upstairs, 4 of the bedrooms have their own “sleeping porches” now in use as sunrooms, a music room, and a playroom.

1908 Scottwood Ave - PatioQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
It sits on a 1.35- acre lot, a rare find in the city and in Ives Woods. And, it’s a lovely spot – bound by a cobblestone wall, with wooded views in almost every direction. The qualities and charm of 1915 design, like the original clay tile roof, the large and gracious spaces and lovely finishes, are all here.

1908 Scottwood Ave- Front Porch OutsideQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
Scottwood has a secluded feel but is conveniently close to campus, downtown, and shopping on Washtenaw and Packard. It’s a short walk to Burns Park.

1908 Scottwood Ave- Front HallQ. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
The kitchen has been expanded and completely remodeled with plenty of room to gather. It features Motawi tile, a cork floor, and high-end appliances. The huge, original butler’s pantry has the original cabinetry and is the perfect place to stage food for a large party or do a load of laundry.

1908 Scottwood Ave- Sun PorchQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
In this house, you’re never far from a large window or porch with a view of the yard and wooded lot. There are great tree-top views from the bedrooms and sleeping porches.

1908 Scottwood Ave- KitchenQ. Can you tell us a fun fact about the home?
If your shoes need a shine, get to the kitchen! Two black iron shoeshine trees remain on the wall there where once, a servant could have spiffed up your shoes. These days, it’s do-it-yourself.

1908 Scottwood Ave- PantryQ. Is there anything else you’d like to tell us about the home?
1908 Scottwood Avenue is beautifully maintained and awaits its next wonderful family – and everyone can have their own room.

1908 Scottwood Ave- Master Bedroom

If you would like more information about or if you are interested in 1908 Scottwood Avenue, Ann Arbor or if you are scheduling a showing, please contact Jean Wedemeyer at 734-604-2523.

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Exceptional Luxury Listing with Open Floor Plan

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This week we are featuring Lyla Icaza’s listing – 3991 Calgary Court, Ann Arbor, MI 48108

3991 Calgary Court - Ann Arbor MichiganQ. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
Elegant transitional two-story brick style home, impeccable and meticulously maintained. Open floor plan with vaulted ceilings, spacious rooms and numerous large windows inviting the outdoors in.

3991 Calgary Court - EntryQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
Exceptional home located in a quiet cul-de-sac with low traffic. Impressive two story foyer with sweeping staircase and gleaming Brazilian cherry wood floors. Light filled walkout level with numerous daylight windows and 9 ft ceilings provides 2,252 sq. ft. including two guest rooms, a full bath, wet bar, exercise room, and plenty of space to socialize.

3991 Calgary Court - Fireplace in DenQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
This stately home is located in The Pines of Lake Forest, a distinguished neighborhood of fine custom homes, in a beautiful setting surrounded by nature areas yet only four miles from downtown Ann Arbor.

3991 Calgary Court - KitchenQ. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
The home was built with attention to details and quality finishes. Recent upgrades include a new roof (2019), main floor was freshly painted (2019) and a new water heater (2017).3991 Calgary Court - Master SuiteQ. What makes the price of this home so great?
Very spacious home, with a total of 6,326 square feet including 4,074 sq. ft. above grade and an addition 2,252 sq. ft. in the lower walkout level. The home was built with attention to detail, and has been lovingly maintained.

3991 Calgary Court - BackyardQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
The home has a large fenced yard with beautiful surroundings and lush vegetation, including: plum, peach, apricot, pear and apple trees. The quiet setting invites wildlife which you can enjoy watching from inside the comfort of the home.

3991 Calgary Court - YardQ. Can you tell us a fun fact about the home?
Huge bonus room over the garage can be used as a hobby or playroom.

If you would like more information about 3991 Calgary Court, Ann Arbor or if you are interested in scheduling a showing, please contact Lyla Icaza at 734-678-3863.

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Beautiful Custom Built Ranch Home for Sale in Saline

FeaturedFriListing_2016This week we are featuring Debbie Leutheuser’s listing – 10216 Valley Farms, Saline, MI 48176

10216 Valley Farms - Saline, MIQ. Can you describe the architectural style of the home?
Executive ranch style home with attached 14 x16 sunroom on a beautiful 1.33 acre parcel.

10216 Valley Farms - EntryQ. What distinctive features set this home apart?
Beautiful custom-built by Kelly Construction with over 3100 sq. ft. of finished living space. 3 car attached garage with epoxy flooring & built-in work bench, added cabinetry, service sink with hot and cold water.

10216 Valley Farms - KitchenQ. Have there been any recent renovations or upgrades?
Just 3 ½ years old this home has numerous upgrades. Fabulous kitchen with upgraded cabinetry, soft close cabinets and drawers, walk-in pantry, ceramic tiled flooring, stainless steel appliances, and granite counter tops. Formal dining room with French doors could also be used as a study.

10216 Valley Farms - OfficeQ. What are the advantages of the location & neighborhood?
Country subdivision just minutes to downtown Saline, expressways and shopping. Enjoy the best of both worlds having the country in your backyard and all the serenity that brings, all while still on paved roads and close to town!

10216 Valley Farms - MasterQ. Does the community have any amenities we should know about?
Amazing country subdivision offers one plus acre lots. Private Lake Ella Lee is perfect for the kids to enjoy skating and fishing.

10216 Valley Farms - Master BathQ. What amazing views will the new homeowner be able to enjoy?
The new owners will love watching the stunning sunsets while sitting in the sunroom overlooking spacious 1.33 acres. The yard has a manicured lawn and professional landscaping with a private tree line.

10216 Valley Farms - Lower levelQ. Can you tell us a fun fact about the home?
Great open floor plan, perfect for entertaining. Finished lower level includes a wonderful mancave. Sellers are willing to leave the pool table.

10216 Valley Farms - PorchQ. What makes the price of this home so great?
Loads of custom features in this energy efficient home. Numerous upgrades: Andersen windows, granite throughout entire home, finished basement with kitchenette, full bath, family room. Also, additional room with egress window to create a 4th bedroom. Energy efficient furnace and hot water heater. Set-up for a whole house generator system.

10216 Valley Farms - BackQ. Is there anything else you’d like to tell us about the home?
This home offers community water and sewer. Kids attend award winning Saline Schools. Low York Township taxes. It has an extra wide extended driveway.

For more information about 10216 Valley Farms, Saline if you are interested in scheduling a showing, please contact Debbie Leutheuser at (734) 323-7067.

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