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$1,975,000 64 acres 4 Beds | 7 Baths | 7965 sqft
10392 N 44th St, Augusta, MI 49012 - Kalamazoo County

Augusta, Kalamazoo County, Southwest, MI House For Sale - 64 Acres

Offering unparalleled distinction, this estate property on 64 magnificent acres seems inspired by sprawling Rocky Mt. equestrian ranches. From the porte cochere entry to the fully appointed equestrian facilities, this is the home of dreams or potentially a fantastic B&B or corporate retreat. Encompassing 7,695 sf, the architectural details, craftsmanship and lavish amenities of this home perfectly combine sophistication with Old West charm. The interior showcases soaring beamed ceilings, walls of windows, wide plank pine floors, stone fireplaces, wine cellar, theater room with bar, 4-seasons room, and exquisite kitchen with granite, Wolf gas range and artisan copper hood. Outside, surrounded by superb landscaping and views, is a guest house
Ian Volchoff Trophy Class Real Estate
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$6,300 0.11 acres
1522 Clinton Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49001 - Kalamazoo County

Beautiful Corner Lot In Kalamazoo

This is a beautiful lot on the corner of Clinton Avenue and Cameron Street in Southern Kalamazoo. The lot is fenced, there are some shade trees on the edge of the property, and it is mostly grass-covered. Located less than 10 minutes to Western Michigan University or Interstate 94, this lot is in a great location. Morrow Lake is only 5 miles away and Gourdneck State Game Area is just a 20 minute drive. Owner financing available. Property Number 9326 Road Access: Paved Road Slope Description: Mostly Flat Legal Description: REVISED PLAT OF HAYS PARK Liber 7 of Plats Page 15; Lot 708. Dimensions: 88' x 56' Zoning: Residential Zoning Code: RD-19 (Residential) Zoning Definition: RD-19 (Residential): The primary purpose of the RD dist
Land Central Land Central
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$4,500 0.1 acres
1002 Princeton Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 - Kalamazoo County

Small Lot In Kalamazoo Michigan

This lot, located on Princeton Avenue in Kalamazoo, is zoned for Multi-family residential but is too small to be considered buildable. The lot is mostly flat, cleared and fenced in with a few trees around the edges. There are nice homes in the neighborhood, there is also power available to the lot. Owner financing available. Property Number 9317 Road Access: Paved Road Slope Description: Mostly Flat Legal Description: COM ON E LI Princeton AVE 44Ft S OF SW COR Lot 13 GEO Thos Clarks Addition TH S 44Ft TH E 6R TH N 44Ft TH W 6R TO Begin. Dimensions: 45' x 100' Zoning: Residential Zoning Code: Rm-36 (Multi-Family Residential) Zoning Definition: Rm-36 (Multi-Family Residential):Single-Family detached and attached dwellings permitted.
Land Central Land Central
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$345,500 9.47 acres
13051 East F G Avenue, Augusta, MI 49012 - Kalamazoo County

Highly, successful boarding kennel with 5 bed/3 bath residence

Highly, successful boarding kennel with 5 bed/3 bath residence in good condition for sale on 10 acres in SW Michigan. No expense spared construction with well-established revenue stream with room for growth. Tremendous catchment area includes Richland and the Gull Lake Area. Proof of funding required before release of any financial information Large dog kennel (22 runs) - epoxy floor, 2 outside exercise yards with double fencing. Office space and bathroom. Grooming table. Storage closets with shelving racks. Utility room with washer and dryer. Climate controlled with forced air furnace and water heater. Separate propane tank. Many trails throughout the property. Large 30x40 pole building across from kennel.
Dave Kreager United Country Michigan Lifestyle Properties
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$579,900 0.5 acres 5 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 4250 sqft
6990 Railway Court, Richland, MI 49083 - Kalamazoo County

Golf home nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac in Cranes Pond

Nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac in Cranes Pond, this former Parade home is located in Gull Lake's only private, gated community. Surrounded by six destination golf courses, Cranes Pond is the location for people who want a balance b/t designer homes & natural habitats. Features include custom hard wood floors, a pentagon shaped Great Room filled with windows that compliment the hillside wooded lot, as well as a main floor Master Suite, Laundry, Den/Study, and a Kitchen that opens to the Great Room, ideal for large gatherings and entertaining. Upstairs includes 2 large BR/full bath, and a large Living Area. The walk out level features a huge Media/Living Area, 2 BR/full bath, and tons of storage. Outdoors features 2 decks & a patio. Each home
Dave Kreager United Country Michigan Lifestyle Properties
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$380,000 21.6 acres
49083 McDonald, Richland, MI 49083 - Kalamazoo County

Gull Lake Land For Sale - Development Opportunity

Location, location, location, nearly 22 acres of gently rolling land situated close to Gull Lake at the end of McDonald. The parcel has 376 feet of road frontage on McDonald and 1,156 on M-89 Highway. The property is zoned R-1, Low Density Residential and is an ideal location for a development or private estate. The land has a good mix of pasture and woodlands with pond frontage at the southwest corner. Many beautiful building sites to choose from. Trails are in place. Contact agent before walking land. Seller will consider a land contract and possibly splitting. Partial site plans and surveys are available upon request.
Dave Kreager United Country Michigan Lifestyle Properties
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$90,000 0.25 acres
6962 Railway Court, Richland, MI 49083 - Kalamazoo County

Buildable Lot - Cranes Pond / Gull Lake View

Cranes Pond is the place to live for people who desire balance between designer homes and natural habitats. A 250 acre gated community, it was specifically designed to limit its carbon footprint, protect water quality, and provide habitat for wildlife. It includes a 54 acre lake, great for fishing, kayaking or wildlife watching, as well as walking trails, docks, tennis court & a picnic area. Developed by family owned Gull Lake View Golf Club, which features 6 world class golf courses all within minutes from your home, Cranes Pond offers an unmatched setting & is only 15 minutes to Kalamazoo & Battle Creek. You can also enjoy Gull Lake, which is only one mile away. Whether it's boating, sailing, water skiing or swimming, it's time to enjoy y
Dave Kreager United Country Michigan Lifestyle Properties
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$57,900 0.5 acres
15321 Alister MacKenzie Avenue, Augusta, MI 49012 - Kalamazoo County

Buildable Lot in The Woods at Stonehedge / Gull Lake View

Tucked into the rolling hills of Southwest Michigan's lake country, The Woods is a refuge from the stress of everyday life. With 50% of its terrain dedicated to open space, living in The Woods will make you forget that Kalamazoo and Battle Creek are just minutes away. This 1/2 acre lot backs up to the 4th hole at Stonehedge Golf Course and is just down the street from GLV's newest course Stoatin Brae. Surrounded by Gull Lake View's six amazing golf courses, and with easy access to family recreation opportunities, shopping, distinctive dining venues, pedestrian trails, and Gull Lake's marinas, The Woods is a perfect blend of luxury living, recreation and leisure. Builder on site along with a design team to assist you from beginning to end.
Dave Kreager United Country Michigan Lifestyle Properties
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$94,900 0 acres 3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 1602 sqft
1404 Washington Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Nice solid family house in the Edison/Washington Sq neighborhood. Sits on the corner of Washington Ave and March St. Take advantage of the double corner lot with plenty of parking and outside activities. Walk up and take a seat on the nice large front porch. House has newer siding, roof and furnace in 2006. Newer updates includes : new flooring throughout the house and fresh paint. Inside we have nice size living room which leads to a huge walk-in kitchen with lots of cabinet space w/ half bathmain level. Beautiful Replace wooded stairs go up to 3 bedrooms and very large bathroom. House also includes lot 1305 March St for additional space.
Tony Smith CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$405,000 0 acres 4 Beds | 4 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 4014 sqft
6344 Killington Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

MAGNIFICENT Custom Built home on Kalamazoo's West Side. The Open Kitchen Concept makes for a great place to entertain family and guests for the holidays and parties. This home has a Formal Sitting area, Formal Dining Room, Main Floor Office and a Great Room with Fire Place for Entertaining Guests. The Walk out Sliders off the Breakfast Room makes for enjoying the Outdoors while taking in the new day. The privacy of the back yard gives you the feeling that you are isolated from the busy work week. The Second Floor Master Suite includes His and Her Closets, Master Bath with Granite Counter tops. Secondary Bedrooms are adjoined by a Jack and Jill Bathroom with New Granite Counter Tops and updated fixtures. Basement includes a Private Work-out
Timothy De Young CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$1,590,000 0 acres 4 Beds | 5 Baths | 2 ½ Baths | 5388 sqft
462 E Gull Lake Dr, Augusta, MI 49012 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Augusta, MI

This beautiful waterfront resort-like home on crystal clear Gull Lake is the perfect setting for making fabulous memories with your friends and family. Situated on the east side of Gull Lake you'll marvel at the breath-taking sunsets framed in the 20 ft wall of windows in the great room, yet from nearly every room in the house, you'll enjoy a spectacular lake view. The media room and the in-home office (how much work will you get done?) offer flawless views of the lake. Enjoy panoramic views from the upper-level master suite while lounging before the fireplace. Entertain family and friends outside where the wrap-around deck provides an elevated waterfront cafe-like experience, and the whole-house sound system furnishes the musical backdrop.
Jacob Williams CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$385,000 0 acres 5 Beds | 5 Baths | 2 ½ Baths | 4514 sqft
2125 Crosswind Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Ever dreamt of becoming one with nature but not leaving the comforts of the city? Come and check out this mid-century modern home in Winchell neighborhood. This 6 bedroom 4 bath home has over 4500 sq. ft. of living space on a quiet cul-de-sac. The floor to ceiling windows bring in light even during those cloudy days. The tall ceilings make the main floor living space and dining space seem majestic. New updates giving the home a fresh look include main floor hardwood, master bedroom with hisand her master closets and master bath. The modern kitchen layout and the dining spaces make this home perfect for entertaining and absolutely sparkles with the new appliances recently installed.
Timothy De Young CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$319,900 0 acres 4 Beds | 3 Baths | 3240 sqft
1985 N 9th St, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Spacious, completely updated, move-in ready ranch on 5 acres, seconds from shopping and the highway! The main floor features a custom kitchen with hardwood floors, granite countertops, separate wet bar, stainless steel appliances, and open dining area. Off the kitchen is a three-seasons room, which leads to the back-deck area. Just beyond is the cozy living room with a beautiful slate-tile, wood-burning fireplace. Also included on the main floor are the laundry area, a bedroom, newly-updatedfull bathroom, and a gorgeous master suite complete with full bath, walk in closet, vaulted wood ceilings, numerous windows, and French-doors leading to the back-porch area. New carpet throughout the house.The finished basement includes two bedrooms with
Shawn Mandeville CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$335,000 0 acres 4 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 2769 sqft
5782 Hyde Park Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 - Kalamazoo County

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Welcome home to this remarkable 4 bed 2.5 bath home in Texas Township - Portage Schools. Located in the highly desirable Applegate Trails this is a move-in ready home with energy smart construction and a 10 year builder structural warranty. An open floor plan with appealing finishing's. The main level offers den/office area w/ french doors & closet. Formal sitting room, stylish half bath. The kitchen is complete w/ Castled cabinets, center island, granite countertops, tile backsplash and select stainless steel appliances. Pantry and mud area entrance off garage with built in design. Open to the spacious living room with slider to back patio. Upper level offers 4 bedrooms. Master suite w/ walk-in closet, double vanity, soaking tub and stand
Erin McEntee CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$169,900 0 acres 3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 1534 sqft
906 Fraser, Vicksburg, MI 49097 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Vicksburg, MI

Beautifully maintained Traditional home nestled on a quiet lot in the popular Centennial community in Vicksburg! This 3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath home is sure to steal your heart. Walk in the front door to open floor plan of the large living room w/loads of natural light is separated by a half wall from the kitchen that features stainless appliances, ample cupboard and counter space and a huge eat-in area. The kitchen has half bath and accesses the backyard, basement and garage! Upstairs features the Master w/large walk in closet and en-suite w/dual sinks as well! This home creates the perfect space for everyone w/two nice sized bedrooms w/large closets, full bath and laundry room for extra convenience! The unfinished basement w/egress window has t
Joe Goldsberry CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$199,999 0 acres 4 Beds | 3 Baths | 2332 sqft
1107 Denway Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Where do I start with this 4 bed 3 Full Bath home tucked back into the woods, this home has a wide open floor plan where the kitchen is front and center. The privacy of the woods brings out the nature around this home. Deer have been seen strolling through the neighborhood on this 1/2 acre city parcel. The basement is huge complete with space for everything you could imagine. The basement has two rooms, one is a bedroom with egress windows and a separate office as well, there is a lot of storage for all the winter and holiday stuff we have to pack away. The garage fits all you need to and the storage shed is an added bonus. Kalamazoo Promise Home.
Timothy De Young CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$354,900 0 acres 3 Beds | 4 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 3100 sqft
11600 S 26th St, Vicksburg, MI 49097 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Vicksburg, MI

NOT JUST A HOME--IT'S A WAY OF LIFE and it's time you start enjoying it w/ this Ranch Walk-out on 10 ACRES & 30X80 Pole Barn. Home offers a flowing floor plan, 3BR/3.5BA, 3100 sq. ft., spacious rooms, large living room w/ fireplace(wood) & a sun room overlooking the peaceful country surroundings. You'll appreciate the Kitchens' custom cabinets, quartz counter top & stainless steel appliances. Lower level is primarily finished & provides a family room/rec area w/ wood stove, full bath, tons ofstorage area & sliders leading out to the patio and hot tub. Need or want extra storage space? This home has storage space everywhere! Even a space in the lower level for canned goods or overflow pantry items. The property is set up for horses but use y
Mitzi Krause CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$199,900 0 acres 3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 2297 sqft
1445 Ellington Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

OPEN HOUSE 3/10 CANCELLED.. Exceptional 3 bed/2.5 bath home in Oshtemo Ridge neighborhood, located minutes away from US-131 & I-94, shopping, Kalamazoo Promise Schools & more! Walk in to the open living room features neutral carpet, walls, & large windows for added natural light! Spacious dining and kitchen area overlook LR. Complete with beautiful laminate wood flooring, updated stainless steel appliances, unbelievable counter & cabinet space, & breakfast bar! Additional main floor features include- utility/laundry room with newer stackable W&D, half bath & backyard deck walk out accessed right off kitchen. Upstairs is where you will find the sharp Master Suite with private bath & spacious walk-in closet, & 2 more nice sized bedrooms & ful
Joe Goldsberry CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$239,900 0 acres 3 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 2104 sqft
14632 Portage Rd, Vicksburg, MI 49097 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Vicksburg, MI

Breathtaking like new 3 bed, 2 1/2 bath home on almost an acre in Vicksburg! Open concept kitchen / living / dining room area with vaulted ceilings overlook a welcoming deck facing the West skyline boasting magnificent sunsets. Main floor master bedroom with a HUGE walk-in closet, spacious master bath and a half bath for guests completes the main floor living space. The lower level boasts a family room, two additional bedrooms, full bath and finished laundry. Cement patio with fire pit is waiting for you to enjoy the serene West view. The 2-car attached garage is insulated and includes stairs to the attic for more storage space. NEW outbuilding in 2018 is ready for your outdoor toys and lawn equipment. Seller will include upgraded component
Theresa Rowe CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$119,900 0 acres 3 Beds | 1 Bath | 1686 sqft
1626 Homecrest Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49001 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Nice Milwood Ranch with a fenced in backyard! 3 bedrooms, 1 full bath and a mostly finished basement is ready for it's next owner. Freshly painted throughout and updated bathroom make this an easy pick. Kalamazoo Promise in a popular neighborhood. Hardwood floors in the living room as well as under the carpets in the bedrooms.
Richard LaPorte CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$118,995 0 acres 3 Beds | 1 Bath | 1123 sqft
2725 Sonora St, Kalamazoo, MI 49004 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Welcome to 2725 Sonora Street! This ranch has a massive number of new upgrades. The kitchen is spacious with a large butcher block island. The stainless-steel appliances and tiled back-splash finish of the contemporary feel of this renovated kitchen. The bathroom has also been updated with tiled wood flooring and stylish finishes making your daily routine feel upscale. The living room is spacious with plenty of options to set up your furniture and television. It feels even larger due to the nature light from a set of 3 windows. The breezeway adds on a much-appreciated space for dining or light entertaining/relaxing. It has great views of the back deck and has a closet for storing coats and boots when coming in from the garage in cold Michig
William Howson CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$166,000 0 acres 2 Beds | 2 Baths | 1882 sqft
1312 Kingston Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49001 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Milwood Cape Cod with a back yard pool, large upper bedrooms and a full bathroom on second floor is now available. This home has had a full make over in the kitchen by a previous owner making it the center of the home if cooking is your forte you are going to love the storage and moving around in this workspace. The private courtyards and side yards are a great place to relax and enjoy your new home. There are two non-conforming bedrooms in the basement as well as a bright and clean laundryroom. The lower level has an air conditioning system that keeps the basement dry and fresh all year around. Pictures cannot fully express the size of the large family/living room on the main floor. The large two-stall garage fits just about any car size a
Timothy De Young CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$79,900 0 acres 2 Beds | 1 Bath | 648 sqft
3308 Lake St, Kalamazoo, MI 49048 - Kalamazoo County

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Attractive and efficient 2 bedroom, 1 bath home offers 648 Sq Ft and 20 x 20 4 car detached garage with 9 x 10 overhead door and a 20 X26 addition. Rear deck 22 x 12 off the kitchen, Patio and Fenced backyard. Underground Sprinkling System. 80 gallon air compressor with a 5 horse 2 stage motor asphalt drive with tile fields plus a sprinkling system. This is zoned c2 so you could use this for commercial and use the home as an office or have a home and business together. Great opportunity with lots of options for this property. Need more space for your business or work on or remodel that special car? Right next door is 3300 Lake which is also available
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$199,900 0 acres 3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1524 sqft
4213 Siesta St, Kalamazoo, MI 49009 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Perfectly appointed ranch style home in Portage School District! This spacious 3 bedroom 2 bathroom house is full of character and high-end upgrades. Designer Kitchen with granite counter tops, subway tile back splash, stainless steel appliances and over-sized center island opens to an additional living area with views of the full size in-ground pool and fenced backyard. Full basement with a recently installed egress window provides room for your family to grow! Call today to schedule your private showing!
Heather Conley CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$225,000 0 acres 4 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 2320 sqft
4213 Country Meadows Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49048 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Perfect Comstock School Location. The main level includes an open floor plan with a large great room, open kitchen, eating area, & bath perfect for entertaining. The kitchen boasts plenty of cupboards, designer granite counter tops, and stainless appliances including: range, refrigerator and dishwasher. Neutral color carpet, paint, and wood flooring are just waiting for your personal touch. This home also has NICE main floor laundry, walk in pantry, and mud room right off the two stall garage. Upstairs you have a large master bedroom suite with walk in closet. The other nice size bedrooms have large windows providing lots of natural light. As if this isn't enough, the basement is nicely finished with large rec/family room. Large sized yard
Erin McEntee CENTURY 21 Affiliated
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$139,900 0 acres 3 Beds | 1 Bath | 1530 sqft
2120 Dorchester Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49001 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

Prospective owners will appreciate that they can park in the garage, and enter the home without stepping out in the rain. The kitchen has been transformed with high quality Corian counters, tiled back-splash, and vinyl plank flooring. There is a peninsula between the kitchen and the dining room, which allows you to cook and interact with guests. The oak floors have been painstakingly restored and finished only a few years previously. The bathroom has been renovated in the last 5 years. Home Warranty Supplied. Open House changed to Sunday 1p-3p due to Michigan MSU game.Call Will Howson today for your private showing! 269-615-5660
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$109,999 0 acres 4 Beds | 3 Baths | 1 ½ Bath | 2034 sqft
1516 Woodward Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Kalamazoo, MI

WOW, Well Maintained 4 Bedrooms, 2 1/2 Bathroms, Ranch Home.In walking distance to Douglas Center, Powell Library, and the Versluis/Dickinson Softball Complex.Enjoy yourself in your amazing 3 Season Room, watching TV, reading a good book or just sipping on a cup of morning coffee. The finished basement providesan additional family room, play room, with laundry room with plenty of room for storage!Check out the additional bedroom in the basement! (with no egress window)Call today to makethis house your home!Property is be Sold As Is!
Edward Harris CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$98,500 0 acres 3 Beds | 1 Bath | 1025 sqft
8308 Tranquil St, Portage, MI 49002 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Portage, MI

Welcome to a 8308 Tranquil, a peacefully secluded ranch home in Portage with a back yard that opens onto a large lot of woodlandThere is an updated kitchen, which includes granite tile counter top, tiled back-splash, deep stainless steel sink, breakfast bar, and solid wood cabinetry. The kitchen floor is also tiled. The bathroom has been updated. There is a tiled shower enclosure and solid brass fixtures with chrome coatings. The master bedroom was built as an extension and has spaciousclosets and plenty of room for a large bed with space to more around. The HVAC systems was updated 2 years and the duct work was all installed at the same time. The property has a single car garage which was built more recently then the home.
William Howson CENTURY 21 C. Howard
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$127,500 0 acres 3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1512 sqft
8505 E D Ave, Richland, MI 49083 - Kalamazoo County

0 acres Richland, MI

Priced to Sell! Beautiful, Good Quality, well maintained home in Gull Lake schools. LARGE GREAT ROOM with Vaulted ceilings and fireplace. Master bath with walk in closet, sunken tub, shower and two vanity's. New painting and floor coverings throughout. Large lot, Village of Richland. The outside walls are made of 2'' x 6'' lumber. AN AMAZING 24' x 40' garage- with room for up to five cars, great lighting and wired for 200V Electrical service. ** Brand new Insulated garage door and new opene r.The home has extra thick insulation. Furnace and A/C 2010, Water Heater 2012, Washer 2013, NEW ROOF 2014, Professional Landscaping. Septic system is large with two 60' long trenches underground. Only one owner. Large lot and fruit trees in the front