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maceday lake homes lotus lake real estateLotus and Maceday Lakes Lakefront Real Estate Sales

Maceday and Lotus are both all sports lakes and are connected for a total acreage of 419 acres. Maceday Lake is located in Waterford, Michigan. The majority of Lotus Lake is located in Waterford Township, but the northern tip falls into Independence Township (more commonly known as Clarkston). There is a public access site at Williams Lake Rd just east of Maceday Lake Rd.

Maceday and Lotus Lakes are all sports lakes- great for the water skier or jet skier in the summer and snowmobiler in the winter.

For the fisherman, Maceday Lake is a designated trout lakeand was stocked last fall with 1,000 lake trout with some of the fish being up to 18 inches long and ranging in age from 2-4 years. Maceday Lake was also stocked with 12,000 rainbow trout in 2010 and another 12,760 rainbow trout in April, 2010. It was stocked with 15,000 splake (brook trout/lake trout cross) in March of 2009 and 13,300 in April of 2010.

In 2005 sale prices on Maceday and Lotus lakes ranged from $245,000 - $1,150,000.

In 2009 sale prices ranged from $76,000 - $590,000. 9 of the 12 sales in 2009 were under $200K and one of those sold for under $100K. Of the 12 sales in 2009 3 were bank owned, 3 were short sales, and there were 3 sold listings where the listing agent didn't bother filling in the lake name field of the MLS. That is 25% of the sold listings that would not have come up in a search looking specifically looking for Lotus or Maceday Lake.

There were 13 sales reported in 2010 ranging in price from $100,000-$475,000. There was only 1 bank owned sale, but over half the total sales were short sales (7 short sales). In general prices in 2010 were higher than in 2009- see charts below.

In 2011 there were 12 closed sales on Maceday and Lotus Lakes ranging in sale price from $57,000-$650,000- 1 bank owned. 1short sale,  and 10 regular (non distressed) sales.

In 2012 there were 19 closed sales ranging in price from $120,000-$770,000- 2 bank owned and 3 short sales with an average sales price is $282,085, a median sales price of $255,000 and a total sales volume of $5,359,615. 

Please don't hesitate to contact me if you are considering buying or selling a home on all sports Maceday Lake or Lotus Lake.

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Maceday and Lotus Lakefront Home Sales 2014


Address sq. ft. basement 2014 SP terms Sale Type previous SP previous SP
4039 Lotus 916 Walk-Out $205,000 Conv      
3819 Iris Dr 1075 crawl $265,000 conv      
6958 Terrell 1451 Walk-out $334,000 Cash      
3800 Austinwood 3481 Slab $540,000 Conv      

Sales data from Realcomp II MLS and prices reflect the price after subtracting any seller concessions that were reported


Maceday Lake and Lotus Lake Lakefront Home Sales 2013


Address sq. ft. basement 2013 SP terms Sale Type previous SP previous SP
3861 Iris Dr 1125 crawl $105,500 conv      
4011 Lotus Dr 2013 unfin stan $137,104 FHA203K bank 1996- $219,000  
3228 Whitfield Ct 1680 crawl $167,500 conv      
4293 Windiate Park 960 unfin stan $175,000 cash bank 1998- $175,000  
3970 Maiden 1120 unfin daylight $200,000 conv   2009- $136,000  
3893 Iris Dr 1352 fin stan $220,000 conv      
3845 Iris Dr 1690 crawl $227,000 FHA   2009- $162,500 1999- $172,000
3261 Whitfield Dr 1427 crawl $229,000 conv      
4035 Lotus Dr 2139 unfin stan $242,403 FHA   2011-$237,500  
7295 Andersonville 1954 part fin $273,306 conv   2004- $376,000 2001- $230,000
4043 Lotus Dr 2620 unfin stan $290,000 FHA      
4025 Rich Dr 3391 unfin w/o $360,000 conv   2006-$393,000  
6664 Longworth 2060 crawl $400,000 conv   2010- $299,900 1996- $249,900
3685 Dorothy 2347 unfin stan $480,000 conv      
               

Sales data from Realcomp II MLS and prices reflect the price after subtracting any seller concessions that were reported


Maceday Lake and Lotus Lake Real Estate Sales 2012


Address sq. ft. basement 2012 SP Sale Type previous SP previous SP
4281 Windiate Park 1591 unfin $120,000 bank 1999- $255,000  
7265 Andersonville Rd 1318 unfin $175,000   2000- $160,000  
4170 Rich 1531 Mich basement $179,900 bank 2007- $280,000 1998- $246,000
4179 Windiate Park Dr 926 fin walk out $185,000   2006- $235,000  
3983 Lotus 1784 finished $212,000      
4263 Windiate Park Dr 1969 unfin $223,000 short 1998- $160,000  
3285 Whitfield 1292 fin walk out $228,375      
3455 Whitfield 2060  slab  $230,000  short sale 1998- $308,000 1996- $258,000
3860 Maiden 2458 slab $240,000   1998- $225,000 1995- $168,500
3955 Lotus 1680 fin walk out $255,000      
3525 Whitfield 2682 fin walk out $284,000      
4419 Windiate Park 1803 mich basement $305,000      
4379 Windiate Park 2197 fin walk out $316,240 short sale    
3750 Austinwood Ct 2609 fin walk out $350,000      
7716 Parkwood Ct 1580 fin standard $350,000   2003- $375,000  
6628 Longworth  2380  fin walk out  $379,000      
3831 Iris Dr 4408 crawl $450,000      
7524 Maceday Lake Rd 2282 fin walk out $582,000   2005- $739,000  
7496 Maceday Lake Rd 3250 fin walk out $770,000   2007- $860,000  

Sales data from Realcomp II MLS and prices reflect the price after subtracting any seller concessions that were reported 


Maceday Lake and Lotus Lake map


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Maceday Lake and Lotus Lake Map


Maceday Lake and Lotus Lake Lakefront Home Sales 2011


Address sq. ft. basement 2011 SP Sale Type previous SP previous SP
4079 Rich 938  crawl  $57,000       
4083 Lotus 1020 unfin standard $146,400 short sale    
4221 Windiate Park Dr 939  crawl $180,000      
6984 Terrell 900  unfin walk out $200,000      
4026 Maiden 2417  fin walk out $215,500 bank owned     
3796 Iris Dr 1760 crawl $217,900      
7478 Maceday Lake Rd 1358  part fin $226,000      
3821 Lotus  1350  fin walk out  $235,000       
4035 Lotus 2139 unfin standard $235,000      
3701 Dorothy 1560 slab $250,000      
4090 Rich  3594  crawl  $275,000       
4261 Blain Island  3006  fin walk out  $650,000   

2002- $725,000 

 

Sales data from Realcomp II MLS and prices reflect the price after subtracting any seller concessions that were reported

 


Maceday-Lotus Lakefront Home Sales in 2010


Address sq. ft. 2010 SP Terms Sale Type previous SP previous SP
3231 Whitfield  901  $100,000 cash bank owned  2007- $233,000  2005- $245,000 
7080 Williams Lake 1996 $125,000 conv short sale 2003- $252,500  
3231 Whitfield 901 $137,000 conv   2010- $100,000 2007- $233,000
3883 Iris 1852 $173,250 FHA short sale 2005- $222,000 2001- $234,000
7122 Terrell 4112 $196,000 FHA short sale    
4007 Lotus 2771 $242,000 conv   2002- $200,000  
6954 Terrell 1400 $243,200 FHA short sale 2001- $254,000  
3489 Whitfield  1211  $250,000 conv short sale  2001- $405,000   
6664 Longworth 2127 $299,900 cash   1996- $249,900  
7182 Terrell  2338  $362,000 conv      
3845 Dorothy 2400 $395,000 conv      
4131 Windiate Park 3725  $435,000 conv short sale  1999- $299,900   
4071 Lotus 4035 $475,000 conv short sale    

Sales data from Realcomp II MLS and prices reflect the price after subtracting any seller concessions that were reported

 


Maceday Lake and Lotus Lake Real Estate Sales 2009


Address sq. ft. 2009 sale price Sale Type previous sale price previous sale price
7238 Andersonville 1673 $76,000- Jan bank owned 2003- $209,000  
3909 Iris 1205 $116,400- Nov short sale 2003- $200,000 1999- $157,000 
4023 Lotus  958  $118,000- May  short sale   2004- $275,000    
6835 Longworth  747  $120,000- Aug       
3970 Maiden  1120  $131,920- May       
3916 Iris  1590  $140,000- Oct  short sale  1996- $167,650   
6546 Longworth  2682  $165,000- May  bank owned     
3734 Maiden  1556  $175,000- Oct    1996- $1990,000   
7634 Maceday Lake Rd  806  $180,000- July       
4123 Windiate Park Dr  2645  $260,930- Feb  bank owned     
3615 Dorothy  1607  $327,000- Nov       
4253 Blain Island   4932  $590,000- Oct    2008- $1,050,000   

Sales data from Realcomp II MLS and prices reflect the price after subtracting any seller concessions that were reported

 


Lotus Lake Maceday Lake Real Estate Sales 2005


Address sq. ft. 2005 sale price
3231 Whitfield  901  $245,000 
3910 Maiden  1933  $295,000 
3213 Whitfield  3854  $350,000 
3719 Dorothy  1650  $546,000 
7390 Maceday Lake Rd  4324  $622,500 
7524 Maceday Lake Rd  3845  $739,000 
7441 Lake Forest  4800  $1,150,000 

Sales data from Realcomp II MLS and prices reflect the price after subtracting any seller concessions that were reported

 


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