Homes For Sale in South Lyon, Michigan
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South Lyon has a population of over 11,000, located south of I-96 and west of US-23, and is part of the larger South Lyon-Howell-Brighton Urban Area. The city offers plenty of opportunities for recreation, business, and an extensive school system that covers 88 square miles. The South Lyon Community School System is composed of two high schools (South Lyon High School and South Lyon East High School), two middle schools, and seven elementary schools. What began as a one-room log schoolhouse built just outside of town now serves all surrounding communities, including parts of Washtenaw and Livingston counties.
If you buy a home in the city of South Lyon, Michigan we know you’ll enjoy the historic and charming downtown area and the many parks South Lyon has to offer. We love South Lyon for its small-town living and its convenience to big cities like Lansing and Detroit. We have listed a few of our favorite places in South Lyon below.
South Lyon was founded in 1832, incorporated as a village in 1873 and later as a city in 1930. It was named after Lucius Lyon, a member of the Michigan State Legislature. Three major railroad lines once passed through town. The former Grand Trunk Railroad line was paved over and now serves the community as the Huron Valley Rail Trail, a public trail for walking and biking that is connected to nearby Kensington Metropark.
In fact, we don’t just help clients sell and buy homes in South Lyon, Michigan… we’ve lived in Livingston County for decades and we’ve helped dozens of clients navigate their way through finding the perfect home for sale in South Lyon.
If this part of Michigan intrigues you, check out the currently available properties below.
Restaurants, Parks, and Activities in South Lyon, Michigan
The city of South Lyon, Michigan is known for its historic downtown with some well-preserved buildings that tell the story of South Lyon’s railroad past. The Witch’s Hat Depot, with its surprising cone-shaped roofline, was built in 1909 and is now a museum. The depot and other historic buildings like the Freight House and Little Village Chapel are part of South Lyon’s beautiful McHattie Park. The city’s railroad past is also part of the Huron Valley Rail Trail. Old rail corridors have been transformed into paved pathways for walkers, runners, and cyclists. One of our favorite restaurants in South Lyon is the Lyon Grill for its prime rib and seafood dishes. The Witch’s Hat Brewing Co. is another fun place to relax with a pint of beer.
In the warmer months, locals love to head to the golf course. Tanglewood Golf Club is considered one of the top public courses in Michigan. South Lyon is also close to several lakes that offer great fishing like Silver Lake or Nichwagh Lake. A weekly farmers market brings the city together with local growers. The whole town turns out for summer concerts in the gazebo and festivals like Depot Day and Pumpkinfest.
Homes For Sale Around South Lyon, Michigan
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South Lyon, Michigan is located near the crossroads of Interstate 96 and US 23, in the southwest corner of Oakland County. Lansing, the capital of Michigan is located less than an hour drive west, and Detroit is just 45 miles to the east. The city of Brighton is under 15 minutes southwest, and Ann Arbor, home to the University of Michigan is under 30 minutes away. The Island Lake State Recreation Area is only minutes away for swimming, camping, hiking and exploring. It is also the only state park with a hot air balloon port. The nearest major airport to South Lyon is the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, which is about 40 miles away.
Why Work With Pat Lotz to Find Homes For Sale in South Lyon, Michigan?
Pat proudly serves Livingston County specializing in residential real estate, condominiums, new construction, vacant land, and relocation. Pat says “my focus and dedication with my clients is to build a life-long relationship; one built on trust, knowledge, and passion, for I know that buying and selling homes is one the most valuable assets they will accrue in their lifetime.” Pat understands real estate is an ever-changing industry and she continually works towards adapting to those changes and meeting the needs of her clients. Whether you’re looking for a waterfront estate, land to build on or a historic single-family home in town, Pat Lotz can help you find that dream home in South Lyon, Michigan.