Places to Live in Clarkston

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Places to Live in Clarkston MI

Finding a place to call home is no easy task, but for those looking to rent or buy property enjoy what the Clarkston region has to offer its residents. Singles, couples and families have their pick of apartments, townhomes and houses from which to choose. Buyers can even have a home custom made.

“Clarkston has a certain charm not found in many other communities. The history and quaint downtown are things people often think of when they think of Clarkston,” said Emily Ford, associate broker at Morgan & Milzow Realtors and president of the Clarkston Area Chamber of Commerce. “There are a lot of recreational possibilities by way of our lakes and parks but also a lot of social opportunities with our many community events, restaurants and shops. It’s no wonder that many who live here have lived here all of their lives and others who were reared here come back as adults.”

And no matter the style, size or budget, there is a home for all types of buyers here.

“Clarkston has a very eclectic offering of properties. We have tract subdivisions, lakefront homes on a all different types of lakes, acreage estates and so much more,” Ford said. “There is a wide variety of homes to consider and there is no one home that’s just like another. Often times a buyer has to consider all types of homes in their price range to find just the right fit.”

Castlewood Custom Homes, Inc. makes a house a home for its customers. Its high-quality craftsmanship is what sets them apart from others in the business. Castlewood’s Maple Grange subdivision spans a variety of elegant country and traditional style homes in North Oakland County.

Featuring nearly 45 acres, these home sites are conveniently located off of Interstate 75. Those looking to customize their own home don’t have to build in one of Castlewood’s subdivisions but can find a lot of their choosing.

Clearview Homes welcomes residents to the area with exceptional attention to details in their homes. It is one of the Top 10 Builders in Michigan, has central locations with award-winning schools and favorable places to raise families, several floor plans to choose from and builds high-quality homes that people love.

One of the reasons people are attracted to Clarkston is its excellent school district, proximity to major businesses and freeways, as well as plenty of family fun activities and attractions. All of the above help a house become a home.

When ready to purchase or sell property, there are numerous real estate agencies in the area equipped to assist potential homebuyers and sellers. Keller Williams Realty assists customers with buying, selling, home value and neighborhood information, among other helpful touches that go above and beyond. Morgan & Milzow Realtors helps customers find their very own dream home, and they assist sellers with crafting a fair asking price. Real Living Great Lakes, with offices in Clarkston, Rochester Hills and West Bloomfield, helps clients throughout their real estate journey, from listing to closing.

“Clarkston area draws home owners because of its unique community with the rural living, homey downtown, good schools and with direct access to downtown Detroit and all the wonderful destinations up north. They can feel connected or disconnected from all of the hustle and bustle of our busy lives,” said Kathy Coon, broker at Real Living Great Lakes Real Estate. “The homes in the Clarkston area range from first time home buyers to multimillion dollar estates. Buyers can start in the Clarkston area and grow along with their families and professions.”

Renters can choose from premier complexes, such as Hidden Lakes Apartments, Lancaster Lakes Apartments and Legends Fox Creek.

Hidden Lakes is known for its peaceful lakeside setting. Unique features at this community include fountain lakes, tennis courts, a sauna, and two heated swimming pools. This Dart Properties location offers a wide variety of amenities and furnishing options, designed to add comfort, convenience and a touch of luxury to your lifestyle. Unites are available for rent.

Lancaster Lakes Apartments provides one- and two-bedroom apartments that are comfortable and stylish. All units have fully-equipped kitchens, walk-in closets and a washer and dryer.

Legends Fox Creek features one- and two-bedrooms units with a washer and dryer included. These luxury apartment homes offer numerous amenities, such as cathedral ceilings, on-site mini storage units and private patio or balcony.