222 W Pickerel Lake Drive, Newaygo, MI 49337
Property type: Cottage/Waterfront
Central air conditioning
Main floor master bedroom
Beautifully renovated year-round cottage with 66′ sandy frontage on 318-acre all-sports Pickerel Lake, part of the desirable 800+ acre Newaygo Chain of Lakes. This charming cottage has been totally updated inside and out, with great decor and style. Open plan, great room with beautiful lake views, efficient kitchen, bedroom, full tile bath, and laundry hook-ups. Upper level has vaulted ceiling, bedroom, and living area (which could serve as 3rd bedroom.) Enjoy great views of the lake from the 36X10′ covered porch. Ample storage in partial basement and lakeside shed. This home was completely renovated in the past 4 years from top to bottom, including roof, windows, mechanicals, siding. Lots of added space, including the addition of the covered porch. This cottage is truly a ”must-see!’See attached list of improvements. All electric house, with mini splits in the house for heat and air conditioning with an extra unit that is not being used that buyer could install, if desired. The sale includes 3 lots — lake front lot, house lot, and a 3rd vacant lot behind the cottage which could be developed into more parking and possibly a garage with township approval and a bit of creativity. Furniture, boat, and boat lift are available for separate purchase. The Chain of Lakes have public sewer system (no septic systems) with costs of $165 quarterly and $365.00 annually (ending in 2022). Seller directs Listing Agent/Broker to hold all offers until 9/29/2020 at 12:00 p.m.
Ron has over 40 years of experience in business, finance, investments, mortgage banking, and real estate. He has structured and negotiated a wide variety of complex transactions including business and industry sales as well as commercial and residential real estate. He has been active in the real estate business since 1989 and is an Associate Broker and co-owner of Patriot Realty. In addition to his business interests, Ron was an assistant professor of business at Alma College from 2001-2015 where he taught finance, strategic management, and investments. He received his bachelor of science degree in business summa cum laude from Aquinas College and his MBA from Western Michigan University. Ron is a member of the Professional Standards Committee of the Greater Regional Alliance of Realtors and past chair of the association’s Grievance Committee and Finance Committee. He is also a member of the City of Grand Rapids Board of Review. He has served as a member of many civic and community organizations including the City of Kentwood Planning Commission,…