Canton boasts a prime location just outside of Detroit as well as a high quality of life and beautiful homes for sale. The town offers great schools, a diverse economy and easy access to major highways and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. An ideal location for families, recent college grads and commuters to Detroit and other nearby cities, Canton is one of the best towns in Michigan for quality homes and affordable property.
Real estate in Canton enjoys strong value and modest prices, creating an exceptionally great situation for home-buyers. Homes for sale include single-family homes, townhouses and starter homes, all at great prices and low interest rates. The town also offers easy access to Detroit, Troy, Ann Arbor, Dearborn and many other cities and points of interest in the Metro Detroit region.
The town was founded back in 1834 and grew steadily, thriving as a center for trade and industry. The turn of the 20th century saw strong growth as did the years following World War II, when it became one of Detroit’s leading suburbs. Today the town is acclaimed for its high quality of life and great schools, diverse shopping, and restaurants attracting many new families and workers each year.
Canton offers abundant parkland and easy access to state parks and idyllic woodlands. It also hosts a wealth of parks and recreation facilities to enjoy such as Heritage Park, Independence Park, Griffin Park and many others. It also boasts the Canton Sports Center and renowned golf courses like the Fellows Creek Golf Course and Pheasant Run Golf Course, two of the most acclaimed courses in the Metro Detroit region.
Summit on the Park is a nationally recognized community center. Arguably the best in the area, this community and recreation center offers a meeting space for residents, exercise facilities, a swimming pool, and more. The Summit is a hub for which residents can enhance their lives and at the same time, it provides focal point for the community. Canton Leisure Services is top notch. After winning a Gold Medal in 2008. Canton Leisure Services was named Finalist For The Governor’s Fitness Award for 2013.
Attractions and activities in this lively town are plentiful. Just a few include the fascinating Canton Historical Society and Museum, the Canton Public Library, Heritage Park and numerous golf courses nearby. It also offers convenient access to the museums, parks and theaters of Detroit, Troy, Ann Arbor and other cities nearby.
The town is rich with events and festivals of every sort. Some of these include the Chinese Cultural Festival, the Winter Farmers Market, the Public Art Ford Road Exhibition, events at the Village Theater and much more. The Village Theatre At Cherry Hill has a unique feel that residents love. You can see shows like “Grease” as well as “Singing in the Rain”. It features excellent performing arts shows
With its convenient location, superb quality of life and wealth of home choices, Canton is one of the top locations in Metro Detroit. Whether you’re a commuter, family, young professional or anything else in between, Canton has much to offer for you.
Call Robin Cooke from Keller Williams Plymouth-Canton Market Center at 734-216-1206 for help finding real estate in the Canton area.