Real Estate Spotlight – Local Lake Houses

Summer is best spent in or on the water. In the Toledo area, lots of locals flock to Michigan for their beautiful lakes, sunsets, and family getaways. Having a lake house or cottage provides your family with a go-to vacation whenever you need a brief escape from reality. Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of paradise and family fun with one of these local lake houses currently for sale.

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8161 Irish Mist, Onsted, MI
4 Bed  | 3 Bath | 3,883 Sq Ft

Presented By: Danberry – Brenda Braden

This beautiful estate offers prime location with breathtaking views of 2 lakes and a park next door. Custom designed and ready for a new owner to experience the lake life. Bring your toys and boats and launch them for the day or store them in the spacious extra garage. With a jaw dropping family room, grand staircase and open concept feel, this home has plenty of space for hosting gatherings. The large vaulted ceilings, massive beams, and skylights add to the natural feel every lake house needs. The stunning views continue throughout the house and 1st floor owner’s suite. Cool, crisp fall and winter nights won’t stop the fun in this house with the double-sided fireplace, hot tub, and shower/tub with steam function. Whether you are hosting the family reunion or just wanting to get away for the weekend, this is the lake house for you. View the walk through virtual tour to get a feel for the property.


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714 S Posey Lake, Hudson, MI
3 Bedrooms  | 3 Bath | 2,404 Sq Ft

Presented By: Danberry – Manny Evola

Just over an hour from Toledo, this house allows you to getaway from the business and chill out on a private 6.7 acre retreat. This expansive home has enough space for all, but outside is where the true beauty is. With a pond in the front of the house, a large pole barn to store all your boats and toys, and water access to private Posey Lake, this one has both a country and a cottage feel. Enter through the gated drive into this secluded, nature-focused home. Additional acreage and three ponds also available for sale.


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4356 14th St., Luna Pier, MI
3 Bedrooms | 1.1 Baths  | 2,097 Sq Ft

Presented By: Danberry – Clark Main

Just a quick 30 minutes from Toledo and you are living life at the lake! With panoramic views, it’s hard not to be stunned by the beauty. Watch the vibrant colors of the sunset over Lake Erie from the Master bedroom balcony. Sitting on 6 lots total, there’s enough space to challenge family and friends to outdoor games and 3 additional lots to use as potential new build properties. With 3 bedrooms, and a potential for 4, this home is ready for the family to enjoy the lake views through the wall to wall windows. When the sun has set, start a fire in the wood burning fireplace and continue the party in the screened in porch!


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2258 Beech, Reading, MI
2 Bedrooms |  3 Baths | 2,000 Sq Ft

Presented By: Danberry – Toby Wegener

The perfect lake house on the roughly 140 acre Hemlock Lake. Completely renovated in 2006, this home is move-in ready. First floor has den, bathroom, laundry, and an open concept kitchen to the living room. Your views will not go unnoticed with beautiful windows and sliding doors leading out to the lake. This lake front property provides you with the perfect interior and exterior setting you’re looking for to enjoy a weekend getaway. With plenty of dock for your boats, you’ll be sure to spend summers on the water for years to come with this home.


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12451 Lagoon Dr., Curtice, OH
5 Bedrooms  |  2.1 Baths  |  3,976 Sq Ft

Presented By: Danberry – Victoria Valle 

This lake home is your everyday oasis. A short drive into the city, it’s easy to take trips year round. With a stunning interior and breathtaking views from every room, you will not want to pass this one up! Outdoor patio, beach, and deck provides unmatched views of the lake. Inside, the home boasts an open floor plan and designer kitchen with island. This lake house makes you feel as though you are always on vacation, while still maintaining a convenient distance to local shopping, restaurants, and Maumee Bay State Park.


Comment below with your favorite local lake to visit in the summer is, and make sure to invite us to the lake house party next year at your new place!

Written: Aug 17, 2018

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Katie Schroeder

Katie Schroeder

Katie is a content specialist for Danberry Realtors. The Home Sweet Toledo blog focuses on community guides + local events, as well as home inspiration + design trends. Enjoy!