Brighton Homes for Sale
Brighton is a wonderful place to live, made up of the city of Brighton and the surrounding townships, with easy access throughout the Metro Detroit area. Though Brighton is a bustling area with lots of development, it is filled with natural beauty from the surrounding lakes and ponds and abundant trees, which earned it a spot on the Arbor Association's list of National Tree Cities. Featuring a charming downtown area filled with great bars, cafes, and restaurants, there is always something new to try in Brighton. You will love the family friendly amenities and abundant opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors in the Brighton area. With easy commuting throughout the region via the expressway running through town, Brighton is an ideal location for many Michiganders.
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Things to Do in Brighton
Getting outside to stay active and enjoy beautiful Michigan is easy when you live in Brighton. Head over to Island Lake Recreation Area, where you can enjoy many ponds and lakes that are perfect for wading, splashing, swimming, and fishing. The recreation area also features miles of paved pathways for bike riding, roller blading, or taking a walk. If you are looking for a place to practice your shot, head over to the shooting range. The 4,000 acre park has a little something for everyone, and is the perfect place to play outside when the weather is nice. Even in the winter, you will love the cross-country skiing trails that are waiting for you in the recreation area.
Families will be happy to learn that Brighton has it's own ice rink, the Kensington Valley Ice House. Hockey and figure skating programs are available for youth and adults, and it's easy to get to from anywhere in Brighton.
In the heart of Brighton you will find many wonderful places to eat. Sushi Zen and Thai Express are two favorites for satisfying a craving for Asian foods. Looking for an upscale Italian restaurant for a special occasion? Try Ciao Amici's. Ginopolis' Bar-BQ Smokehouse is a favorite for a family friendly restaurant with satisfying portions. And when you're looking to enjoy breakfast out, try award-winning Cheryl's Place of local favorite The Breakfast Club.
Brighton hosts many festive bar crawls throughout the year. Enjoy the fun local pubs and bars, like Lu & Carl's, Stout Irish Pub, and Champs Pub with your new neighbors.
Schools in Brighton
Brighton Area Schools is a highly rated public school district serving families in the Brighton area, with an excellent reputation. Whether you choose a private or public education for your child, you will enjoy excellent support in Brighton.
Brighton Real Estate
Most of the real estate market in Brighton is made up of beautiful single family homes. There are some new construction developments in town, as well as many established neighborhoods. You will find a limited selection of townhomes and condos in town, as well as a rare plot of buildable land. A typical Brighton home is priced a bit higher than other Metro Detroit areas, and will feature a brick exterior that is traditional in the area.