12301 Balsam Avenue, Sand Lake, MI 49343 Sand Lake

Property type: Single Family Home|Waterfront
1 Full


  • Waterfront


On highly desirable Baptist Lake, this vintage cottage built in 1933, has 1 bedroom on main floor and a full bath and large living area, plus a bonus sleeping loft serves as the 2nd bedroom. Rustically updated kitchen and living area with knotty pine recently installed, with amazing westerly views of sunsets from the expansive deck accessed from the living area sliders. Sandy lake bottom and loads of space for dock which comes with the property and lake toys and boats. Located on all-sports 86 acre Baptist Lake, with crystal clear waters in Southern Newaygo County just 30-35 minutes from Grand Rapids. A county park is on the other side of the lake for family gatherings. Great starter cottage on a quality all sports lake.

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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,…