There are more homes for sale in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti than we have seen in a long time. In these 5 Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti Neighborhood areas there are 51 active listings right now (august 2022). Yes, low inventory still places us in a strong seller market; however, with more options, buyers can have a good “plan B”. This offers you more bargaining power and the ability to negotiate better prices, inspection repairs, and contract terms.
If you are thinking about purchasing or selling a home in the upcoming year, now is the time to start. Or, if you have been in the market for a while and have not been able to find the right home for you, this is a good time to re-energize your search.
Reach out to us and find out how we can help you find the right home at the right price within your time frame. For more information about how we work with buyers and sellers, please download our Buyers Guide or our Sellers Guide.
Located on Ann Arbor’s west side, this area offers affordable homes and convenience to downtown Ann Arbor, the University of Michigan, and shopping. Residents of this neighborhood enjoy scenic woods and wildlife while still just a quick 5-10 minute drive to Main Street.
Nearby shopping includes Plum Market, TJ Maxx, Zingerman’s Roadhouse, and Kroger along with many options along Stadium Blvd. Veteran’s park is a walk or short drive away, offering baseball fields, ice rinks, and a public pool during the summer. Abbott neighborhood offers a wide variety of homes ranging from the mid-100k’s all the way up to $700k in places like Walnut Creek. Many houses in this area were built in the 1960s, giving potential residents a wide range of craftsmanship and style.
Ypsilanti Township neighborhoods are close to Depot Town, Eastern Michigan University and cities like Ann Arbor, Belleville, and Milan. Homeowners benefit from lower taxes and home prices, while still residing close to Ann Arbor and Detroit. Students attend Lincoln Consolidated School. Popular neighborhoods within Ypsilanti Township include Millpointe-Streamwood, Greene Farms, Lincoln Pines, Partridge Creek, and Smokler Textile.
Superior Township is located east of Ann Arbor and north of Ypsilanti. It’s a great area for home buyers looking for affordable, newer homes. The neighborhoods of Brookside of Superior, Prospect Pointe, and Bromley Park offer homes built after 2000 that are priced affordably. There is also Oakbrook, a charming neighborhood of homes built in the 1960s around Oakbrook Park that offers opportunities for first-time homebuyers and home shoppers on a tighter budget. All of these homes should qualify for FHA and MISHDA financing. Children attend Ypsilanti schools.