day we are going to take a look at one of Oakland County's large all sports lakes that is conveniently located near many of Metro Detroit's major suburban business cities. Sylvan Lake in Keego Harbor is not too far from Birmingham, Troy, Southfield, and Auburn Hills. The lake is not to far from Telegraph Road which makes it easy to get to anywhere in Metro Detroit and to connect to our major expressways. This makes living on Sylvan Lake even better.
You have a wide variety of waterfront homes on Sylvan Lake. The lake lies in several different Oakland County cities, including Keego Harbor, the City of Sylvan Lake, and Waterford Township. Sylvan Lake connect to Otter Lake and is a total of 532 acres, with a maximum depth of 71 feet. There is a public beach with public access, but this is semi-private, because it is for Sylvan Lake’s waterfront residents only. All sports vehicles are allowed on Sylvan Lake, and it is also home to the Oakland County, Michigan Boat Club, which provides a private social club and marina and sponsors great events on the lake. Sylvan Lake is another one of the absolute finest places to live waterfront in Oakland County, Michigan.
The lake homes on Sylvan Lake are closer together as it used to be a vacation get away spot for Detroit residents in the early 1900's. Some lots are as small as 40' but there are others that range up to 200'. It is an active all sports lake that many residents love because of it's closeness to Telegraph Rd.
This home is not for sale but it is one of the many beautiful homes on Sylvan Lake. Pride of ownership shows!
Here is a glimpse of waterfront homes on Sylvan Lake in Waterford Township Michigan
- Lake frontage varies
- Lot size mainly smaller
- Home square footage the approx. range is 600 - 6000 square foot range
- Average size of homes 1500 -2500 square feet
- age of homes 1920's - now
Here are the 4 lake homes for sale on Sylvan Lake as of 2/7/2018