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1268 Fern Ave, Harbor Springs, MI, 49740


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3 Bedrooms
2 Full Baths
1,537 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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1268 Fern Ave, Harbor Springs$998,500

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Property Highlights

Home TypeSingle Family Residence
Attached Garage1 space
HeatingNatural Gas
FireplaceGas Fireplace
MLS #473797

About 1268 Fern Ave

This quintessential Harbor Springs cottage is filled with charm and is situated on Fern Avenue and within the desirable plat of Ramona Park. A deeded access to Lake Michigan offers the ideal spot to go for a swim or launch a kayak or paddle board. The home has been extensively updated with new kitchen cabinetry, quartz counters, new appliances, tiled baths, new mechanicals, and hardwood floors. The exterior offers a cozy covered front porch, new roof and siding, and all new windows. This ideal location is just a short bike ride to the downtown area and close to area golf and skiing.

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Living Area: 1,537 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Michigan Real Estate - HS
  • Listing Agent: Gill Whitman

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Disposal, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
  • Basement: Yes
  • Flooring Type: Wood
  • Interior: Cable, Fireplace
  • Fireplace: Gas Fireplace

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Total Bedroom Count: 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Information:

  • Exterior: Deck

Parking Information:

  • Garage Space: 1 space
  • Attached Garage: Yes
  • Parking: Garage-Attached

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot: Paved


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Natural Gas

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

  • Harbor Springs High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • Harbor Springs Middle School, Public District Grades 6-8


Directions Information:

  • Directions: Follow Pennsylvania or Beach Road to Fern Drive. Look for Fern Avenue.

Price Information

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $998,500
  • Price Per SqFt: $650/SqFt
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1268 Fern Ave vs Harbor Springs



+$473.2K More


+$375 More


This property is $473.2K more than the Median Sold Price and $375/SqFt more than other homes in Harbor Springs, MI.

Based on homes sold in the last 12 months

MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Number: #473797

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Michigan Real Estate - HS
  • Listing Agent: Gill Whitman

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Property Sales & Tax

Listing History

Jul 22, 2019Home Sold
Nov 14, 2008Home Sold

Tax History

2021 - $125,700
2020 - $115,300
2019 - $63,500
2018 - $56,300
2017 - $49,600

History based on county public records data.

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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Middle School

  • Harbor Springs Middle School

  • 800 S State Rd

  • 2.39 miles

  • Public District Grades 6-8

High School

  • Harbor Springs High School

  • 327 E Bluff Dr

  • 2.15 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $60,776. Most Harbor Springs, MI residents have annual incomes between $35k-100k. Most families are single, no kids. The majority of residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 1268 Fern Ave

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 1268 Fern Ave property is $998,500.

What type of property is this?

The property 1268 Fern Ave is a house located in Harbor Springs, Michigan, 49740.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 1268 Fern Ave is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 1268 Fern Ave are:
Harbor Springs Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 6/10
Harbor Springs High School: GreatSchools Rating 6/10

When was this property sold last time and for how much?

The last sale was on July 22, 2019 for $225,000. (source: MLS/tax record).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 1268 Fern Ave has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 1268 Fern Ave is 1,537 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Rocket HomesMichiganEmmet CountyHarbor Springs497401268 Fern Ave

This home is located at 1268 Fern Ave in Harbor Springs, MI and zip code 49740. Features: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since May 16, 2024 and is currently priced at $998,500.

While more than 5 listings in Harbor Springs, MI in April 2024 were sold above asking price, there were more than 3 listings sold at asking price, and more than 5 were sold below. The number of homes for sale in Harbor Springs, MI increased by 39.6% between March 2024 and April 2024.

From Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.

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