Finding Your Dream Home Made Easy

Elegant Homes and Gardens has designed our "Search Listings" page with you in mind. We want the search for your beautiful new home to be as easy as possible. As a result, we've structured our home search pages into various geographic sectors of the Greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan real estate markets in order to make your search as easy as possible. Rather than have you scour through endless listings in neighborhoods and areas you don't want, we've narrowed down those areas to make your search a whole lot easier for you. Look for the geographic areas of your choice below. You can also narrow your home search even further by entering your own single zip code, or enter up to ten zip codes. Please call, text or email Elegant Homes and Gardens to engage our professional services to make the search for your new home the best move you'll ever make.


Grand Rapids Home Search

Experience big-city excitement without the big-city hassle! Downtown Grand Rapids offers a huge range of entertainment, dining, shopping and sightseeing opportunities, all within a 10-minute walk. You’ll encounter clean, safe streets and friendly people.

This search covers the City of Grand Rapids, Grand Rapids Township including upper-tier areas such as Thousand Oaks and Blue Water Pines. Comstock Park, Grand Rapids NW, Walker and Sparta are also covered. Elegant Homes and Gardens is proud to be part of the Grand Rapids community, if you need assistance, directions, a map or anything else, just contact Bob Reid, it will be our privilege to help you and your family achieve your real estate and financial goals.


East Grand Rapids Home Search

Arguably, East Grand Rapids is the #1 school district in the entire State of Michigan and for that reason, is a highly desirable address for your new home. East Grand Rapids showcases early and mid-century architecture and in some cases, more recent new construction. Reeds Lake is a water-land attraction in both the Summer and Winter months. Gaslight Village is the centerpiece of East Grand Rapids with wonderful restaurants and outdoor dining. There's a real sense of "community" in East and most attractions are within walking distance. You'll fall instantly in love with the charm that is the hallmark of East Grand Rapids.


Ada - Cascade Home Search

The Village of Ada offers improved access to the Thornapple River, complete with a public amphitheater and riverfront park, as well as a mix of retail, restaurants and residential uses. Ada is renowned for being the home of the global headquarters for the Amway Corporation. Ada is full of history, you'll fall in love with its natural beauty and charm.

Cascade is a wonderful mix of history and exciting new development with pockets of communities springing up across Cascade Township. The beautiful Thornapple River meanders through Ada and Cascade creating a focal point for Summer and Winter water sports, boating, fishing, swimming, water skiing, or just relaxing by the river watching the sun sparkle across the water.

Forest Hills Schools, along with East Grand Rapids are recognized as the two best school systems in the entire State of Michigan.


Kentwood Home Search

The City of Kentwood is a dynamic, diverse, and growing community of over 50,000. Kentwood has beautiful homes, great schools, churches and businesses. There is an excellent mix of residential housing styles, the location is convenient to work, shopping and recreational activities are close at hand. There are beautiful parks, good roads, in addition to these attributes, the City tax rate is among the lowest in the State for a city over 20,000 in population.

Major interstate highways surround our borders, and the Gerald R. Ford International Airport is a spectacular focal point as Kentwood welcomes both visitors and members of our community to Greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan. You'll be proud to call Kentwood "Home".


Byron Center Home Search

Byron Center is located conveniently within commuting distance of Grand Rapids, Holland, Kalamazoo, and Lansing. As Greater Grand Rapids expands, Byron Center is enjoying dramatic growth and undergoing development of new communities, it's arguably the most dynamic growth center in West Michigan.

Byron Center is also home to major employers such as Spartan-Nash and Tanger Outlets.  Byron Center is a great place to live, work and raise a family.


Caledonia - Alto - Lowell Home Search

Caledonia prides itself on preserving its rural heritage and small town feel as we continue to be one of the fastest growing townships in West Michigan. Located on the southern border of Kent County, Caledonia is home to everything from flowing rivers and green pastures to a bustling business district and beautiful residential developments. Explore all Caledonia has to offer.

Alto, located in the southeast corner of Kent County, has several historic buildings including the historic township hall which is still in use today, the ladies aide hall which is now a museum and the restored one-room schoolhouse. Near the historic center is the Tyler Creek golf course and campground. Alto is also partially in Forest Hills Schools under the umbrella of Cascade Township.

Historic downtown Lowell spans six city blocks alongside the scenic Flat River, close to numerous parks, lakes and golf courses. A vibrant art scene and eclectic shopping district add character and charm to this largely rural city 20 minutes east of Grand Rapids.


Grandville - Wyoming Home Search

Grandville is located approximately ten miles southwest of Grand Rapids on the western border of Kent County. Grandville has become a commuter suburb with easy access to Grand Rapids via the Ford Freeway. It's also home to an exciting regional shopping area which includes RiverTown Crossings Mall.

The City of Wyoming has a long and proud history, incorporated in 1959 from Wyoming Township. Today, Wyoming is Michigan's 16th largest community with west Michigan's third largest industrial tax base. The City has grown to over 72,000 residents with a diverse cultural base, seven school districts, a balance of older and modern homes, retail variety and an abundance of parkland.


Hudsonville - Jenison - Georgetown Home Search

Hudsonville is located along I-196 midway between Grand Rapids and Holland in one of the fastest growing areas in the State of Michigan. The city has two community parks, one neighborhood park and a nature center. In 2004 the city dedicated a new veteran's park which has six life size statues representing the five branches of the military, a memorial wall for veterans names and an amphitheater. Hudsonville is known for its well-kept homes, community pride, fine churches and excellent public and private schools. 

Georgetown Township is located in Ottawa County, Michigan and also encompasses Jenison. The combined population is over 50,000 in this bustling community.


Rockford - Belmont - Cedar Springs Home Search

Rockford provides both shopping and recreation. Its malls, downtown business district and Squires Street, (a restored section of downtown the way it used to be), offer a variety anyone can appreciate. Rockford is also an active and friendly community, recreationally, the big attraction is the Rogue River, where fishing, and canoeing are at their finest. Bike and hike on the White Pine Trail, golf, camping, snow skiing and West Michigan's only ziplining adventure on the slopes of Cannonsburg. 

Belmont is situated in Plainfield Township and provides access to the longest rail-to-trail corridor in Michigan, the White Pine Trail. The trail extends from Comstock Park to Cadillac and covers over 93 miles. Approximately 14 miles are paved in this area suitable for the physically challenged, seniors, families and others.

Cedar Springs is known as "Red Flannel Town", it's the home of the famed red flannel used by hunters as well as Santa Claus. Cedar Springs is a friendly crossroads town, situated at the junction of M-46 and US-131, and only a few minutes from Grand Rapid. It is also centrally located near numerous recreational areas, lakes and parks.


The West Michigan Lakeshore

Getaway to the West Michigan beaches and sand dunes of Grand Haven, Holland, South Haven, St. Joseph, Muskegon, Ludington, Silver Lake Sand Dunes and Saugatuck.

Relaxing, carefree days are still prime-time for Michigan’s beach towns. The 200-mile stretch of sandy Lake Michigan beaches are perfect for the most spectacular sunsets. Around every corner there is a farmers markets selling fresh, seasonal produce.

Hike towering dunes, stroll soft sand beaches and explore the art coast as you make your way through Michigan’s spectacular beach towns.