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Duck Lake was presumably named for an abundance of waterfowl. Note that the United States Geological Survey officially recognizes 161 different lakes with this name in the United States, including thirty in Michigan alone. There is even another "Duck Lake" in Oakland County, in Oxford Township.
At one time they tried to drain Duck Lake to reclaim additional farmland. Wouldn't that have been a shame!
Duck Lake location
Duck Lake is located in Highland Twp in the western part of Oakland County Michigan. It is South of White Lake Rd, West of Duck Lake Rd, North of E. Wardlow Rd, and East of Wardlow Rd.
Duck Lakefront homes for sale. Duck Lake home styles are:
Duck Lake real estate are mainly ranches ranging from 504 sq ft to 5186 sq ft
colonials/cape cods range from 1400 sq ft to 6850 sq ft
contemporaty homes range from 1500 sq ft to 2800 sq ft
Most of the larger homes were built in the 1990's and 2000's. Some of them have all the amenities you would want. Three car garages, walkout basements, and open layouts.
Between January & October 20, 2012 here's what sold on the lake.
|ADDRESS||LIST PRICE||SALE PRICE||DOM||SP PER SQFT||SQ FT||YEAR BUILT||SHORT SALE|
|2835 MOTORISTS DR||1100||1100||19||0.9803||1122||1957||N|
|2201 DEAN DR||79900||60000||138||40.8719||1468||1930||N|
|3268 MAPLE RDG||82500||80000||206||34.8128||2298||1951||Y|
|2768 CAMPERS DR||118000||118000||527||98.6622||1196||1971||N|
|3472 CHEVRON DR||129900||130000||32||102.6856||1266||1974||N|
|3650 TARA DR||140000||130000||47||92.5266||1405||1978||N|
|3520 TARA DR||147400||139000||88||83.2335||1670||1978||N|
|2162 JACKSON BLVD||144000||140000||8||135.9223||1030||1940||N|
|1458 KINGSWAY DR||144900||147000||7||93.1558||1578||1973||N|
|3548 HIGHLAND BLVD||154900||156000||43||94.5454||1650||1981||N|
|1287 BAY RIDGE DR||155000||158500||35||87.763||1806||1995||Y|
|4092 ARABY CT||185000||165000||38||124.8108||1322||1958||N|
|1590 WHITE LAKE RD||179988||172500||1785||78.9835||2184||1988||N|
|3390 KINGSWAY DR||199900||190000||28||118.0124||1610||1971||N|
|3710 KINGSWAY DR||209900||200000||20||148.5884||1346||1960||N|
|2321 DAVISTA DR||215000||215000||11||129.44||1661||1960||N|
|2497 WINDMILL LN||229900||233350||62||107.0412||2180||1999||N|
|4565 CHEVRON DR||287900||288000||2||125.7641||2290||1975||N|
|4340 CHEVRON DR||449000||300000||32||120||2500||1974||Y|
|1710 IMPERIAL DR||349900||328000||43||141.1967||2323||1978||N|
|1581 LUDEAN DR||465000||465000||12||230.6547||2016||1996||N|
|3260 RAMADA DR||599999||475000||24||142.7283||3328||1975||N|
|2560 VERO DR||579900||550000||462||161.7647||3400||1999||N|
Here is a list of the Duck Lake homes that have sold between January 2011 and November 2011
|ADDRESS||CLOSED DATE||LIST PRICE||SALE PRICE||SP PER SQFT||SQ FT||BEDS||BATHS|
|3364 KINGSWAY DR||8/3/11||1450||1450||1432||3||2.1|
|3364 KINGSWAY DR||5/17/11||1599||1599||1432||3||2.1|
|3250 RAMADA DR||8/19/11||1800||1600||1832||3||2|
|4130 HARVEY LAKE RD||10/28/11||2200||2100||2390||3||3.1|
|2382 JACKSON BLVD||7/25/11||45,490||42,000||83.3||504||2||1|
|2176 JACKSON BLVD||9/9/11||99,900||80,000||50||1600||3||1.1|
|1954 CLUBVIEW DR||5/27/11||174,900||111,000||112.5||987||3||1.1|
|4253 HUNTERS DR||4/12/11||119,900||121,000||78.4||1544||3||2|
|3750 KINGSWAY DR||5/20/11||179,900||170,000||145.0||1172||2||1.1|
|3620 KINGSWAY DR||4/26/11||175,000||175,000||134.2||1304||3||2|
|3866 HIGHLAND CT||5/26/11||209,900||188,000||138.5||1357||2||1.1|
|3465 HIGHLAND BLVD||6/29/11||254,500||248,000||132.8||1867||3||2|
|2955 MAPLE RDG||9/9/11||299,000||270,000||120||2250||4||2.1|
|3978 CHANDA CT||7/28/11||299,500||275,000||114.6||2400||6||4.1|
|2905 MAPLE RIDGE||10/31/11||275,000||275,000||83.3||3300||5||3.1|
|1832 IMPERIAL DR||11/3/11||309,500||290,000||123.5||2349||4||2.1|
|1543 LUDEAN DR||5/31/11||479,000||462,000||154||3000||4||3.1|
|2916 VERO DR||7/15/11||558,500||555,000||178.5||3110||4||2.1|
|2496 VERO DR||4/15/11||612,150||609,999||201.9||3021||5||3.1|
|2956 VERO DR||3/4/11||800,000||740,000||136.6||5418||4||4.2|
There are very few of the older cottages for the 1930's to the 1950's left. Most of the homes have been torn down and re-built. If you are looking for a lake that you won't be living next to a shack then you might want to view some of the houses on Duck Lake.
South Bayshores subdivision is on the south east side of the lake and there are some big, newer built brick colonials with walkout basements that have lake frontage
Duck Lake front homes are still close together, but there are some lake front homes that have large yards with plenty of room to entertain and park. What I like about Duck Lake is that some of the homes have mature trees. There are some canals off the lake that you can have full lake access without all the noise and commotion.
Children who live on the lake attend Huron Valley Schools.
There is plenty of lake access homes near Duck Lake
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Duck Lake is located in Highland Township Oakland County MI. It is South of White Lake Rd, West of Duck Lake Rd, orth of Wardlow Rd and East of Harvey Lake Rd.
Duck Lake General Information
I have boated on Duck Lake before and I like it because it has multiple large areas to go around in. You can't see the whole lake from any one point. There are some canals and bays to cruise through. The kids that live on the lake will go to Huron Valley School system.
In 2011 there have been fewer and fewer lake front foreclosures. Many times when they hit the market they have multiple offers and sometimes they go far above list price. So if you see a Duck Lake foreclosure and you want the house. Bid to get it because there will be other people wanting the house. Always feel free to call me on my cell at (313) 310-9855 for your list of Highland Twp/ White Lake Twp foreclosures.
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Most Southeastern Michigan lakes have a wide variety of homes. Remember that the expansion of Metro Detroit started in the early 1900's. Detroiters started coming out to Oakland and Livingston County lakes in the 1920's. There were little one - three bedroom cottages ranging from 500 to 1000 square feet. Detroiter's came out there to get away from the city life. The majority of the lake homes were just cottages during this period.
The affluent Detroiter built some bigger estate homes. Back then an estate size home may have been 2000 square feet or more. There are still a few of them standing on different lakes.
So you will still find on some of the lakes little lake cottages. Some have been remodeled, some need to be torn down. Some of them have been added onto. They have gone up. Some have had several additions. Porches were enclosed and made part of the house. Over the years bungalows, ranches, colonials, split levels, tudors were built too. Before the 1970's I would say most of the homes that were built ranged from a 1000 -2000 square feet most of the time.
I am speaking in generalities. Of course there are some that were bigger in those periods, but that is what the majority of the home sizes are. That is what the lake home styles are like in metro Detroit. Most lakes have a wide variety of lake home styles.
Russ Ravary your Highland Township Lakefront real estate specialist
Duck Lake homes sold in 2016
|1843 Deer Path TRL||4||5||6,948||$4,250||$3,900||01/26/2016||Lake Front|
|1585 DEER PATH TRL||4||6||6,770||$4,900||$5,500||09/06/2016||Lake Front|
|6935 MONROE RD||2||3||1,872||$125,000||$125,000||05/06/2016||Lake Front|
|4075 Flynn DRV||1||3||1,391||$149,900||$144,500||03/10/2016||Lake Front|
|1924 JACKSON BLVD||1||2||804||$164,900||$155,000||04/08/2016||Canal Front|
|2223 DAVISTA DRV||1||3||1,097||$199,900||$193,500||08/29/2016||Lake Front, Lake/River Priv|
|3400 HARBOR COURT||1||3||965||$225,000||$202,500||07/22/2016||Lake Front|
|3817 ORCHARD||1||3||957||$227,900||$211,000||06/24/2016||Lake Front|
|3733 ORCHARD||1||3||1,515||$219,900||$215,000||11/30/2016||Lake Front|
|3938 Chanda CRT||2||3||1,817||$249,900||$244,000||05/20/2016||Canal Front, Lake Front, Lake/River Priv|
|3937 ORCHARD||1||3||1,333||$275,900||$250,000||12/03/2016||Lake Front|
|3981 ANDERSON DR||2||2||1,189||$269,900||$265,000||03/28/2016||Lake Front|
|3866 Highland CRT||1||2||1,357||$299,900||$282,000||10/24/2016||Lake Front|
|3415 HIGHLAND BLVD||2||4||2,639||$349,900||$350,000||08/23/2016||Lake Front|
|3560 CASTLE CRT||2||3||3,548||$425,000||$375,000||06/22/2016||Lake Front|
|3337 KINGSWAY DR||2||3||2,500||$412,500||$400,000||10/28/2016||Canal Front, Lake Front|
|3312 KINGSWAY DR||3||4||3,149||$399,999||$400,100||10/28/2016||Canal Front|
|4130 Harvey Lake RD||3||3||3,775||$425,000||$405,000||01/21/2016||Lake Front|
|1301 LUDEAN||3||3||2,517||$415,000||$417,500||08/18/2016||Canal Front|
|2052 JACKSON BLVD||2||3||2,916||$469,900||$425,000||10/06/2016||Lake Front|
|3303 RAMADA||3||3||3,392||$549,900||$545,000||08/08/2016||Lake Front, Lake/River Priv|
|1261 LACROSSE TRL||3||5||5,395||$700,000||$675,000||09/13/2016||Lake Front, Lake/River Priv|
|4448 CHEVRON DRV||4||5||5,200||$750,000||$735,500||01/22/2016||Lake Front|
|2496 Vero DR||3||4||4,792||$799,900||$799,000||05/13/2016||Lake Front|
|2864 VERO||4||4||5,453||$1,150,000||$977,000||11/10/2016||Lake Front|
Russ Ravary - Metro Detroit real estate agent
Keller Williams Realty
(248) 310-6239 YesMyRealtor@gmail.com
30500 Northwestern Hwy #300 2730 Union Lake Rd
Farmington Hills, MI 48334 Commerce, MI 48382
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