Orchard Lake is a quaint town surrounded by beautiful woodlands and lakes. The Orchard Lake Nature Sanctuary is just one of the many places in the area to enjoy scenic views. Those who are interested in purchasing Orchard Lake properties can enjoy a small town atmosphere while still enjoying the amenities of a big city just 30 miles away in Detroit.
Those who like spending time outdoors will enjoy living in this part of Michigan. There are hiking trails at the Orchard Lake Nature Sanctuary in Orchard Lake, and at Dodge #4 State Park several miles away in Waterford Township. Marshbank Park is just over a mile away in West Bloomfield Township. This park has playgrounds, ball fields and picnic areas.
Public school students in Orchard Lake are part of the West Bloomfield School District or Bloomfield Hills Schools. Schools in these districts are in Orchard Lake and West Bloomfield Township. There are several private schools in Orchard Lake as well.
The Orchard Lake Country Club has activities for everyone in the family. The golf course is suitable for beginning and expert golfers. The club has an outdoor pool where swimming lessons are available for all ages. The club's location on the lake gives members the opportunity to go kayaking and sailing. Sailing lessons are available. Newcomers to Orchard Lake can learn about the area's history at the Orchard Lake Museum. People interested in science can engage in interactive science experiments and attend shows in a planetarium at the Cranbrook Institute of Science eight miles away in Bloomfield Hills.
Orchard Lake homes for sale include everything from large houses with seven bedrooms to cozy condos with two bedrooms. Families can buy Orchard Lake homes for sale with three or four bedrooms in residential neighborhoods. Some homes are on Orchard Lake properties of more than two acres. Those who prefer older homes can purchase houses built in the 1920s and 1930s. Amenities of luxury homes here may include guest suites, recreation rooms and libraries. The average price for a home in Orchard Lake is $529,900.
The Peterson Group can help you find the home of your dreams. We can help you find your first home, downsize to a smaller home or purchase a larger home to accommodate your growing family. Contact us any time to see how we can help you buy or sell a home in Orchard Lake and other Michigan communities.