Luxury Living: Five of Michigan’s Most Expensive Homes

Rochester Hills Country Estate (Listed by Karen McBride, Lake Livin’ Realty LLC)

If you love window shopping as much as we do, you’ll love this list of five of Michigan’s most expensive homes. When it comes to the luxury market in Michigan, you can find a wide variety of different home styles. The high-end luxury real estate market is a big business in many cities across the U.S, but Michigan has some of the most stunning and one-of-a-kind properties in the country. Even if investing in luxury real estate is not on your to-do list, it’s still fun to see what a few million bucks can get you in the Great Lakes State!


Historical Lakefront Getaway

Luxury Living


Where: 4265 Balsam Lane, Boyne City Michigan 49712

Specs: 5,700 sq ft, 14 beds, 8 baths, and 15.5 acres of land

Listing Agent: Patrick Leavy Kidd & Leavy Real Estate Co. LLC

Special Features: Welcome to the historical Randall’s Point on Walloon Lake, a dream home for any lake living extraordinaire. This is a rare opportunity to own a century-old homestead with a distinct peninsula that offers unmatched views of the sunrise and sunsets from all 4 cabins with 2,170 sq ft of private waterfront land. With this type of property, any owner would feel as if they are on vacation every day.


Custom Built French Country Estate

Luxury Living


Where: 1558 Dutton Rd, Rochester, MI 48306

Specs: 16,500 sq ft, 7 beds, 10 baths, and 22 acres of land.

Listing Agent: Karen McBride Lake Livin’ Realty LLC

Special Features: This country estate features a sense of European-styled architecture with over $22 million that has been invested. Including hand-carved wooden archways, hand-painted ceiling frescos, and hand-cut stone and gold-leafed accents. Enjoy international antiquities and fine art that is included with the sale. With a total of 20,000 square feet of stunning living space, there is plenty of room for any homeowner to entertain their guests with a live-in suite including a full kitchen, two guest homes with additional garages, a tennis court, and a heated conservatory, covered walkway, and immaculate landscaping! 


Lavish Bloomfield Hills Smart Home

Luxury Living


Where: 3499 Franklin Road, Bloomfield Hills Michigan 48302

Specs: 12,143 sq ft, 7 beds, 12.3 baths, and 4+ acres of land.

Listed Agent: Jill R Beshouri Max Broock, REALTORS

Special Features: We know this one-of-a-kind savant smart home that is sitting on 4-acres of land in West Bloomfield estate will easily take your breath away. With a total of 20,000+ sq ft of extraordinary living space including 2 primary suites, 5 guest suites, a gourmet kitchen, a full-size basketball court with locker room, sauna/steam room, and a full movie theater! Surrounded by meticulously landscaped grounds with a tennis court and pool! Any homeowner living in this property will never run out of things to do (or clean!)


U.P Michigan Log Cabin Retreat


Where: 19210 Mamie Lake Rd W, Watersmeet, MI 49969

Specs: 10,004 sq ft, 7 beds, 9 baths, and 16 acres of land.

Listed Agent: Tammy Kauranen, First Weber – Bessemer

Special Features: *Newly Listed* Northern Michigan doesn’t get more beautiful than this custom log cabin located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. There are panoramic views from all points of this true one-of-a-kind estate. Located on the famous Cisco Chain of lakes with more than a mile of views of the water, this home features a dining room that can seat 20-24 guests, craftsmanship at every turn, 32ft cathedral ceilings, and a wall of windows facing the sunset. If lake living is your dream, this rare masterpiece will have you falling in love at first sight.


These luxurious homes are just a few of the many opulent estates in Michigan. Your home is the center of your world, and likely the biggest one-time investment you’ll make in your lifetime, (even if it’s not quite $18,000,000). 


If you’re not just window shopping the luxury market, one of the most important things you need to do first is find a well-connected and experienced local luxury real estate agent. We have agents who specialize in Michigan luxury real estate and you can be certain you’re working with the best agent in the area. Give us a call and we will help you begin your luxury buying journey!