Empire MI Real Estate & Homes for Sale
The median home value in Empire, MI is $1,137,500.
the county median home value of $263,000.
The national median home value is $185,800.
The average price of homes sold in Empire, MI is $1,137,500.
Approximately 43.58% of Empire homes are owned,
compared to 15.92% rented, while
40.5% are vacant.
Empire real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
If you see a property you’re interested in, contact a Empire real estate agent to arrange a tour today!
Beautiful fully updated home just a short drive from Traverse City. Nestled in a quiet cul de sac in the desirable Glen Lake School District. This home offers brand new flooring throughout, all new appliances, an updated kitchen including granite countertops, completely renovated bathrooms with a sauna, and a finished garage that includes epoxy flooring, and vented garage floor. Enjoy the gorgeous professionally landscaped yard from the brand new back yard deck while taking in the amazing uninterrupted views. This home also has the option to buy with an additional, adjacent, .54 acre lot for a combined price of $369,000.
Charming circa 1890 farmhouse, currently operated as the Sleeping Bear Bed and Breakfast, this five bedroom, five bathroom home, has been nicely upgraded over the years and would make a great family home. Two bedrooms on the main level each with private bathrooms, three on the upper level, one with a private bath, the other two share an additional one. Wonderfully appointed gourmet kitchen, Viking dual fuel range, Bosch dishwasher, 3 door refrigerator, island kitchen, granite counter tops, south facing dining room, wine cellar, new boiler system in 2107, and mini-split A/C units for cooling. Wonderful yard with beautiful gardens and outdoor living/kitchen areas, the perfect spaces to share with family and friends when you want to relax outside after a day touring the local wineries, enjoying the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, bike riding, or any number of other fun activities you may choose. Some furnishings and equipment are available for sale. Several vintage out buildings provide lots of storage, heated workshop, and "potential" other uses, former ice house doubles as a cute garden/storage shed (would make a great sauna!), newer rebuilt garage/storage building. Come and live the Leelanau dream! Also offered with The Sleeping Bear Bed and Breakfast business component, MLS#1846806.
LEELANAU COUNTY LOG HOME - 2 wooded acres 18 mins. to Traverse City, 5 miles to Empire, Lk Michigan & dunes. Custom features - Stone FP wood mantel, Hickory & Cyprus floors, honed cedar columns, cathedral wood ceiling in open GR accented w/unique wood details. Lg master, double sinks, walkin closet & shower. Bonus room over garage w/bath, plumbed for kitchenette + electric FP & deck. LL walkout ready to be finished has Blaze King Wood stove, add. heat source, large windows, outside patio & plumbed. Lg deck overlooks private, serene 2 acres. 3 car home is an exceptional quality built. Outbuildings ALLOWED.
Privacy abounds with this 4 large bedroom, 3 bath home on a beautiful, rolling 10 acres perfect for farming, animals and so much more! Main floor living offers formal living room along with oversize kitchen with island, spacious den/office and cozy family room with fireplace. Also offers full unfinished basement already plumbed for another bath ready for your finishes. Large fenced in backyard for all your entertaining needs. Huge 3 stall attached garage for all your toys. Close to many lakes and snowmobile/horse trails. Easy commute to Traverse City while allowing for plenty of countryside views.
Incredible Leelanau location close to National Lake Shore, Empire/Airport & Lake Ann. Privacy without total isolation on this 12 acre parcel that is beautifully wooded. This spacious home has 4-5 Bedrooms (including bonus room). Additional smaller BR is perfect for nursery, play room etc and has a closet. Hardwood & tile flooring throughout (the only room with carpet is the bonus room). Large kitchen w/breakfast nook plus formal dining room, Living room with wood FP & french doors that open to deck. 2nd wood FP in master BR. Covered porches. Attached 2 car Plus a detached, 30x40 pole building great for toys, Ag or a shop. Full basement w/woodstove & egress.
What a truly unique opportunity! Start with a 3bd./3 bath. home on 400" of beautiful lake frontage. Add full horse facilities, a private loft w/bath, a separate and distinctive 2 bedroom apartment w/ kitchen and bath, and a spacious workshop. You have found the ideal environment for family, friends, recreation, hobbies, and a very special lifestyle! There are only 12 homes on the lake with only 7 families living year round. Home features an open concept main floor, custom Birdseye Maple Cabinetry, large island and Corian counters. Birdseye Maple flooring flows through kitchen, dining and hall. Living room features a large Rumford fireplace w/stone face and Birdseye Maple mantel. Main floor master suite with sitting area and access to deck, 2 large closets, custom cherry cabinetry in bath w/Jacuzzi tub. Oversized energy efficient windows throughout provide extraordinary views of the lake and woods. Lower level w/2 additional bedrooms, full bath w/custom dual sink vanity, sitting area and walkout to covered patio. Studio loft over 3 car detached garage. Besides the house and garage/loft there are two large additional buildings on the property.Building #1 features a Horse stable with 3 large 12 x 12 stalls w/barred windows and rubber floors. Also has a 12 x 12 wood bedding bin that which could be used for a 4th stall. Hay loft with staircase and freeze proof water supply. This building also houses a separate fully insulated heated workshop w/12' ceilings, extensive custom cabinetry, 220v power and LED lighting. Building#2 has a 2 bedroom, 1 bath main floor guest quarters w/custom maple cabinets and Corian counters, laundry, heated attached garage and large storage area. All of this in Beautiful Leelanau County and Glen Lake School District!!
A charming cottage in a beautiful hard wood 3.3 acre setting. A quiet yet convenient location. Year round possibilities or a weekend getaway option. Porches and balconies off living and bedroom to relax and take in the quiet country setting. Detached garage has single and double doors plus extra space for storage. Approx 6 miles to Lake Michigan and Empire. Glen Lake, Sleeping Bear National Lake Shore, Golf courses, horseback riding, trails, beaches, shopping, parks, restaurants, marinas and more are nearby to enjoy Northern Michigan.
Gorgeous & Private setting on 8.25 acres close to Empire Beach & Glen Arbor...yet just 20 minutes from Traverse City. This quality built log home features soaring ceilings with floor to ceiling windows and stone fireplace, spacious kitchen with walk in pantry, island counter & plenty of work space. 3 large bedrooms each with a private bath. Main floor master w/walk in closet, master bath and French doors out to private master deck. Full basement with a crafting room & workshop. Exterior features multiple decks, 2 cover porches and a screen room. Super close to the Dunes Golf Club. Glen Lake school district.
Expansive ranch home surrounded by hardwood trees and located a short distance to Glen Lakes and Empire. An easy drive to Traverse City. The almost 3000 square foot home includes a large living room with a wood stove that provides the homeowners with a huge savings on their winter heating bill. A bright and welcoming kitchen allows plenty of space for preparing meals. The dining room easily accommodates seating for a large family. 4 spacious bedrooms and 2 baths. Hardwood white oak floors throughout, bedrooms are carpeted. For peace of mind, the home is outfitted with a full house generator. Lovely deck and porch space to enjoy bird and wildlife watching. Plenty of space to entertain and accommodate overnight visits from friends and family. A 2 car attached and heated garage provides protection for your vehicles. Built in 2008, the massive 40'x60' pole barn provides an income opportunity with plenty of space to store vehicles, boats and much more! A workshop in the corner claims space for working on projects galore. The building is fully wired, includes a concrete floor with drains, is insulated and heated with a 100,000 btu furnace with its own 150 gallon propane tank. Ceiling fans keep the building comfortable during the summer season. For ease of access there is a 13' tall x 12' wide door on the front of the building and a 9' tall x 12' wide door at the back. A bonus 600 square foot exterior covered area runs along the length of the building as well. Glen Lake Schools and Leelanau High School are both conveniently located to this home. A must see property!
One of the last remaining LARGE waterfront parcels available on Glen Lake is being offered 3 ways: 300' with existing home and garage; or as two 150' waterfront parcels for $975,000 each. (MLS 1848468 & 1848469) The third option is selling the western 100' lot (closest to the Dunes -lot #71) separately for $675,000 (see MLS #1846079,) BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE DRONE VIDEO AT THE VIRTUAL TOUR LINK Spectacular 3 acre Glen Lake property has 300 feet of waterfront, within minutes of the Dune Climb. This gorgeous location has huge hardwoods and a slightly elevated lake perspective overlooking Sleeping Bear Dunes, providing the perfect site for creating family memories. The National Park is across the road and the Heritage Bike Trail is a short ride away. This unique property offers the future owner the opportunity to use or rent the more than 3500 square foot 4 BR 3 Â½ bath Mid-Century Modern home, while planning the future of this property. Perhaps to be replaced with one large family estate or to build 3 custom homes on each of the 100 ft. lots. Special Features include: 3.03 acres (300 x 440ft) ,4 BR/3.5 BA , 3592 approx. finished sq/ft Lots 69, 70, 71 (splittable), deck, patio, covered porch Beautiful wooded property, private and room to grow, 2 fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, built in bookcases, pantry, breakfast nook, separate dining room. Spacious master bedroom on main level w/walk-in closet and fireplace Large 67'x 25' outbuilding has office, guest space, 3/4 bath, 3 car garage, fish cleaning room, and storage space for lawn equipment, toys, and workshop All this close to National Lake Shore, Dune Climb, Village of Glen Arbor, Lake Michigan
Spacious and well maintained 4-bedroom, 4-full-bath home on 3 acres in Empire Township. Oversized attached heated garage, central air, pellet stove and a fireplace, main floor laundry, large kitchen with plenty of storage, an office, two main floor living areas and more. Then there is the basement not totally finished. It offers a large living area, a bedroom and a full bath, fireplace and a full functional bar. Basement additional entrance from the garage make this another whole living space perfect for short or long term guests. The location is a nice, easy commute to Traverse City, close to Glen Lake and Lake Michigan. Take a look, itâs a good one.
Private, One-Of-A-Kind Lake Michigan Estate. Unrivaled Lake & dune views, 838â of gorgeous sandy beach access, impeccably redone Craftsman style home built by a Chicago lumber baron; Frank Lloyd Wright inspired interior includes central atrium with glass ceiling; main floor Master Suite, gourmet kitchen, formal dining, living room with massive stone fireplace, & expansive heated porch with Lake views. Marvel at the abundance of architecturally breathtaking homes nearby. DETAILS: Impeccably redone; 6-Bedrooms; 5-Baths; Cookâs kitchen with Lake views; main floor Master with private bath; updated mechanicals; 8-zone natural gas boiler; large enclosed porch with in-floor radiant heat; Pella windows; central atrium with glass ceiling; private setting; municipal water/2â main to house; 838â beach access; 2 development tennis courts; built with local hardwoods; A/C; very private; extensive Lake, & Dune views; rolling wooded acreage; This home has it all. (NOTE: All measurements, square footage amounts, dues/fees, and acreage totals are approximate...acreage is also subject to survey and land division).
Beautiful raised ranch home, on 11 acres in wonderful Leelanau County with traditional charm & modern convenience. Home features updated island kitchen with stainless appliances, Corian c/tops, soft close Dura Supreme cabinets & breakfast nook with slider to rear deck oasis, formal dining room, spacious living room & main floor master with walk-in closet & wood floors. Finished lower level features spacious family room with wood burning stove, kitchenette with granite c/tops & full bath. The extensive flower gardens are sure to amaze most, In addition to the raised vegetable garden & fire pit & 6 car heated detached garage, 36'x52' heated Pole building/barn & 60x60 pole building with 10â wide 2nd level balcony storage & finished rec room. This wonderful setting offers many possibilities for a gentlemanâs farm or just storing all of your toys in a great location between Traverse City & Empire.