Manistee is known for it's Victorian Charm and Outdoor Recreation. On the sandy shores of Lake Michigan, with over 35 Miles of Beach, Manistee is the perfect place for waterfront vacations or year round living. If you're less of a beach bum- and more of a sportsman, you'll want to hunt, fish and camp in the many recreation areas located in the Manistee National Forest and State Land.
The Big Manistee River is very popular for kayaking, canoeing, hiking, camping and fishing in the summer. And in the winter there's miles of trails for snowmobiling or cross country skiing.
The historic downtown area is lined with little shops, boutiques and restaurants along the channel where you can walk, relax and watch the big freighters come in and go out to Lake Michigan. The Vogue Theatre and Ramsdell Theatre are both gorgeously restored testaments to Manistee's victorian heritage. And in the winter there's the very popular Sleighbell Parade and Historic home tour.
Manistee area kids can go to any of the area schools.
The median home value in Manistee, MI is $252,995.
the county median home value of $131,642.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Manistee, MI is $252,995.
Approximately 50% of Manistee homes are owned,
compared to 30% rented, while
20% are vacant.
Manistee real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
If you like to see a property, contact Manistee real estate agent to arrange a tour today!
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Build your Dream UP North Home in desirable Filer Twp just South of Manistee. Red Apple Rd weaves along the coast of Lake Michigan. Rare opportunity to find vacant land of this size near Lake Michigan. The property is steps from two public parks on Lake Michigan. Sundling Park is 200 ft to the North & Magoon Creek is 1/2 Mile to the South. These parks are known for great beach walks, hiking trails, Beach Glass, Petoskey Stones & unforgettable Sunsets. The land is a beautifully wooded property with a pre-access road developed to all the parcels. This Parcel can be sold as a whole which is the 10 acres or 2.5 or 5 acre parcels. See the attached documents for the descriptions & measurements.Township has already approved the splits.
Incredible lakefront 2 acre parcel with views of Lake Michigan in both directions! Open site with a mix of trees on a high bluff, with stunning views. Just a 5 minute drive from downtown Manistee, allowing for close access to the beach, parks, and a public boat launch. Gravel driveway (with culvert) already in place, and municipal water, sewer, and natural gas available. Public access to the beach that runs below this property is at the end of 12th Street, with an easy walking path down to the beach. Beautiful views with a generously sized parcel, don't miss your chance to build a new home and enjoy those Lake Michigan sunsets!
Welcome to a hidden paradise. 115 plusacres of everything you could desire to homestead and live off the land or enjoy some of the best hunting property in the area. Rolling hills, creek frontage, fruit and nut trees of all kinds, an abundance of deer, an established gardening area, barn with a chicken coop, even a small hunting cabin to host hunting friends.Hidden away just outside the beautiful town of Manistee, Mi, property is secluded but still only minutes to town for shopping or an evening walk along the beaches of Lake Michigan. At the top of very long drive sits a 4 bedroom 2 bath home with a 2000 sq foot walk out basement just waiting to be finished. Home has an open floor plan with a walk through kitchen and bonus room. Large Master bedroom with main level laundry and more.
Beautiful Parcel ''J'', very close to Lake Michigan. Approximately 9.48 Acres m/l with a variety of hardwoods and pines. Gravel roads throughout this development. This part of Kerry Road is a high quality private road that runs between M-22 on the West and Milarch Rd. on the East. There is a gate at both entrances. Underground Electric & Telephone runs along the road. A gravel stabilized drive leads into the woods on this Lot ''J'' and ends at a very secluded and sunny clearing. Lake Michigan coastline, casino & shopping minutes away. SELLER RETAINS MINERAL RIGHTS.
Rare find! Beautifully wooded building site overlooking Lake Michigan located just south of Manistee, Michigan. This parcel is nearly one acre with frontage on Lake Michigan's shore, offering elevated views of the water. Most of the lot is wooded, allowing you to choose where to build your home. Located in the Lakeland Association, property owners in this community have private deeded community beach access in a gated common area, as well as tennis/pickleball courts, grills, a playground, club house boathouse for storage and more! Lakeland Association also has more than 140 acres of woodlands with forest trails for hiking, skiing, sledding, and snowshoeing. This is truly an up north paradise, just waiting for your newly constructed home!
Relax on the sand beach of your Lake Michigan waterfront property. Several large build sites on this 12 plus acre parcel with captivating waterfront sunsets. Your discreet lakeshore dream home belongs on this unique property. Ideal for year-round or summer living in a dune setting about 4 miles into downtown Manistee, MI. Competitively priced. About a mile of beach to the north owned by sand mining company makes this a very private beach. Manistee has its own airport, casino, great golfing, fishing, community indoor, parks, theaters and beaches. Exact measurements of the property to be verified by the buyer.
Check out this building site located on Filer Township yet only a half a block from the city of Manistee! Nearly an acre in size, this parcel is mostly cleared and level making it ready for your new home to be constructed. There is a row of mature pines along the road, adding privacy. Rolling, hilly views of the track and football fields. Manistee is a beachfront community with a lovely downtown, beautiful beaches and located in the heart of Manistee National Forest.
249 FT of FRONTAGE and 10 ACRES ON LAKE MICHIGAN! Beautiful majestic serenity in nature and rolling Northern MI woodland. Expansive views of Lake Michigan blue make this the perfect spot to build your dream home. Information deemed to be accurate, buyers to verify.
Over 5 Acre building site with a mix of woods & fields, a pond and 184ft of Private Lake Michigan Frontage. This mostly level property was once farmland and is now home to a variety of birds, deer, fruit trees and berry bushes. From the bluff you can see Manistee lighthouse and pier to the south and the curving coastlines of Onekama and beyond to the north. This property would make an excellent setting for your vacation or year round dream home. You'll have the convenience of being close to town for shopping and entertainment, but the peace and quiet of being surrounded by wildlife, nature and Lk. Michigan's beautiful blue water.
Filer Township Lot on the edge of one of Manistee's great neighborhoods with desirable Filer Township taxes! Great area to build your new home! Two sides and backyard boundaries are lined with hurricane fencing. Just down the street is a playground/park area for the family. The property has had split approval for approximately 150 ft. frontage on 15th street, 139 ft deep.
Just steps from Lake Michigan you won't want to miss this double waterfront lot in the City of Manistee! Your opportunity to own the only private Man Made Lake Frontage. Property is part of a platted subdivision and zoned R-1 (Low Density Residential). Live the beach lifestyle! Call for your tour today!
Commercial development site. Over seven hundred feet of US 31 Commercial frontage with 20 acres of area for your venture. Located just south of the City of Manistee in bustling Filer township, where the sewer system is approved and will be extended! This best value in commercial development land in Manistee county is a high visibility location for any retail, restaurant or dealership venture. Previously identified for an approved hard curb cut and a directional turning lane while in development. Property could support green belt around development to lessen physical and visual impact of a big box store or retailer. Call Today!
Amazing views and access to Lake Michigan on this 3 acres m/l property. It features 278 feet of sandy Lake Michigan shoreline. The property is wooded, with 150 feet of road frontage. Part of the Sunset Strip association, Close to the National Forest for recreational activities. Information deemed to be accurate, buyers to verify. Stairs shown are part of the association access.
Dockominium with quick access to Lake Michigan via the Manistee River. The big fish are calling - or, perhaps you would just enjoy a day of cruising these beautiful waters. Harbor Village Marina members can enjoy - outdoor and indoor pools, fitness center, picnic area, playground and fish cleaning station. Lake Michigan beach is walking distance - Manistee area shopping & entertainment minutes away. Perfect place for fun with family and friends.
One acre just outside of town. Quiet wooded area, ready for your new home to be built on! Approximately 150x267. With only about a 5 minute drive to public access at Bar Lake Beach, Nature Trails, and the Little River Casino you will love living in this area! Property is staked, including halfway marks on the length of the property. Contact Emily Pomeroy for more information 231-510-1303
Possibly the largest boat slip in Harbor Village, a Manistee community just East of the harbor at Lake Michigan. This 40 ft slip is on the West side of the marina , across from the beach at Lake Michigan. It includes all the Harbor Village ammenities: outdoor and indoor pools, hot tubs, fitness center, playground, picnic areas, fish cleaning station and pump out station. Electric and water on site. Parking available next to 279 Lakeshore Drive as permitted by owner.
This 35 ft boat slip at Harbor Village is just East of the Manistee Channel entrance from Lake Michigan. Minutes away from endless days on the water, walking distance to the beach, plus all the amenities of Harbor Village. Indoor and outdoor pools, hot tubs, fitness center, picnic area, playground, fish cleaning station. There is electric and water and pump out staion on site. Quarterly association fees are $490.
3.6 Acres on Lake Michigan with 118' of frontage. Vacant Acreage Parcel with 118' of Lake Michigan Frontage. Two Parcels combine for 3.6 acres with a mixture of wooded areas at the lake and open area towards the back. Undeveloped with private road access. High Bank area with stunning lakeviews. Part of the Critical Dunes Area.
40 FT BOAT SLIP in beautiful Harbor Village! Association amenities included with this slip: boat box, electricity ,fish cleaning station, picnic tables, grills, playground. water, lights, showers, use of indoor/outdoor pools, indoor, outdoor hot tub, fitness room, changing rooms. Just a short walk to Fifth Street Beach, the pier, and the lighthouse!
Slip for sale in Harbor Village, popular B dock. Slip includes access to indoor and outdoor pools, exercise room and locker rooms. This slip is available with 1990 Cruisers Yachts Vee Sport 260 for an additional $9,000. Seller is a licensed real estate agent.
10 acres with about 1400 feet of frontage on THE BIG MANISTEE RIVER! The river makes a turn around this land giving beautiful water frontage on 2 sides. Federal land across the river adds to the natural, untouched beauty of this setting. There is an easily accessible meadow coming on to the land for a high and dry building site. The river frontage is mostly wetland providing excellent habitat for wildlife. World class fishing for steelhead, brown trout and salmon. Driveway comes off paved River Road & also serves 3 other 10 acre parcels. Located in the Big Manistee River Corridor. Great location close to Manistee, the Bear Creek landing & Little River Casino. Quiet and private!
Can't find the home of your Dreams? Then here's the solution. Build it on this beautiful City of Manistee Northside Lot. With the elevations in the center of the lot there are seasonal views of Man-Made which is across the street & Lake Michigan. Man-Made Park is a public park with access to this Inland lake and over a dune access to Lake Michigan. With tree management even more possibility of views. This little over 1/2 acre lot offers plenty of options. The lot is currently not connected to the city water & sewer but an easy solution. See attached documents. The lot even comes with it's own deer herd. No extra charge. Call today as property like this in the City of Manistee is a rare find.
Looking for a spot for your new business or office? This 4.5 +/- acre parcel is located on busy US-31 just north of M-55. MDOT average daily traffic count of 13,017. Great location for a new business close to Meijer, West Shore hospital, Blacker airport, and the Little River Casino Resort. Property has been surveyed and an old home has been removed. Seller has completed a phase 1 environmental survey and the property is ready to be redeveloped. Fantastic location for a fast food operation or a medical office. Property is zoned C-1 commercial
Fantastic building site close to everything Manistee has to offer.
Beautiful building site with 330 feet of low bluff frontage in a gorgeous, scenic area north of Manistee & south of Portage Lake with a large sandy beach that you can walk for miles. This could be a great year round or 2nd home site for someone who appreciates aquamarine water with undeveloped woods across the street. With views of the Portage Lake Channel and miles of shoreline from the main floor and uppermost floor, you'll be amazed at this true coastline gem in northern Michigan with sunset views & the best that Lake Michigan has to offer. Seller had a variance for a garage and circular drive to be closer to the road than normal setback. Seller obtained MDEQ permits for a 2.5 story home near the north end of the property. Some stakes may still be in place for back of home/foundation.