Lake Leelanau Waterfront Real Estate

Leelanau County

About Lake Leelanau Waterfront Real Estate

Whether you are looking for a year-round waterfront home, a summer cottage, or frontage lots for sale, Lake Leelanau real estate is the epitome of a Michigan waterfront lifestyle!

Lake Leelanau is the perfect place for swimming, boating, fishing, and everything that completes your dream of a Michigan waterfront lifestyle. Home buyers are snapping up these waterfront properties fast. Don't miss out on your chance!

Lake Leelanau Waterfront

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Photo of Listing #1882696

7135 E Birch Point Road, Traverse City


MLS® # 1882696

RE/MAX Bayshore
Photo of Listing #1882693

7135 E Birch Point Road, Traverse City

$2,295,000 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,500 Sf

MLS® # 1882693

RE/MAX Bayshore
Photo of Listing #1817293

0000 N Manitou Trail, Leland


MLS® # 1817293

RE/MAX Bayshore
Photo of Listing #1883471

6761 S Glazier Beach Drive, Cedar


MLS® # 1883471

Coldwell Banker Schmidt-S.Bay
Photo of Listing #1831474

00 S Parker Road, Traverse City


MLS® # 1831474

Photo of Listing #1884691
New Listing

7996 E Timberwoods Drive, Traverse City

$189,900 - 3 Beds, 1 Baths, 1,024 Sf

MLS® # 1884691

Coldwell Banker Schmidt-522
Photo of Listing #1861737

1155 N Manitou Trail, Leland


MLS® # 1861737

The Martin Company


Lake Leelanau Waterfront Living

Lake Leelanau homes for sale offer everything from charming cottages, extravagant estates, all the way to waterfront turnkey homes.

Homebuyers looking to build their own waterfront dream home should also seriously consider Lake Leelanau real estate. Some private frontage lots with stunning views can still be found on the shores of this remarkable lake at some of the most affordable prices in Michigan waterfront properties.

Homes here range from new construction to charming remodels. These homes often feature private docks, wood-burning fireplaces, beamed ceilings, or even artesian wells.

Summertime residents will find properties that are perfect for family vacations or for letting out as income property. Many homes here are designed exclusively for waterfront living, and include everything a Michigan vacationer could ever need.

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Learn About Lake Leelanau Real Estate

Lake Leelanau is two lakes in one, each with very different history.

North Lake Leelanau is glacial, deep, and pure. Some of the finest cherry orchards in the world lie above it to the east. The Village of Leland and its historic fishing village are just to the west on Lake Michigan’s shore.

South Lake Leelanau was created when a dam was built in Leland's Fishtown district. This raised the water level 15 feet and flooded a long  valley. South Lake Leelanau is an excellent fishing lake, well stocked with all of the fish for which Michigan is famous. The South basin of the lake is known as a wonderful brown trout and walleye fishery.

Lake Leelanau History

Lake Leelanau real estate has an interesting history. In 1860 a French fur trader purchased land on the east shore of what is now South Lake Leelanau. Though his goal was to strike oil, he instead struck a geyser of sparkling artesian water.

Sadly disappointed in his luck, he sold the property, but this spring still gushes today at nearby Fountain Point resort, and has since been put on the National Register of Historic Places.

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