Elk Rapids, Located in Northern Michigan, is an incredible place to live. Please take advantage of these convenient Elk Rapids Real Estate Search Tools to find a perfect home here by the Bay.
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Elk Rapids was established in Antrim County in 1838 with Elk Rapids real estate selling for $25 per lot. Just 15 miles north of Traverse City on Grand Traverse Bay, this idyllic location which includes Elk Lake, Bass Lake and Elk River quickly gained a reputation as a resort town. Though lots may cost a bit more, the well appointed Edward C. Grace Memorial Harbor, beautiful Elk Rapids Library Park and charming downtown district continue to make it a preferred vacation destination.
Elk Rapids MI Homes for Sale
As a full-time resident in the area, I’ve come to appreciate the many advantages that life in Elk Rapids has to offer. There’s the highly active Chamber of Commerce that hosts events such as the Arts & Craft Shows, Evenings on the River and Harbor Days. Locally owned eateries and boutiques line River Street, Elk Rapids District Library over looks the harbor and the Elk Rapids Cinema offers the latest movies in a nostalgic setting. The Elk Rapids school system including; Elk Rapids High School, Sunrise Academy, Cherryland Middle School, Lakeland Elementary School and Mill Creek Elementary School, take great pride in preparing young ‘Elks’ for the world beyond Elk Rapids. Cherryland Middle School, for example, is becoming an International Baccalaureate School (ibo.org) which is a program that shows students what it means to be part of the international community. They learn to relate to people from a range of backgrounds and are shown how the curriculum connects to life outside of school. A world class education in a small town environment. If you’re looking for Elk Rapids MI Homes for Sale, contact Werth & Phelps of Real Estate One today to discuss your options.
Downtown Elk Rapids
There are a lot of great choices in property around the area. If you need help narrowing your search down a bit, please don’t hesitate to contact Werth & Phelps of Real Estate One. If you’re looking for a Elk Rapids MI Homes for Sale on the waterfront, you can use our lakes page to list our available Northern Michigan Waterfront Real Estate.