Traverse City Area

Traverse City Area

The Traverse City area is home to some of the most spectacular beaches and recreational opportunities in the Midwest.

Miles of pristine sandy beaches, some of the nation’s top breweries, wineries, and distilleries, along with world-class dining and entertainment.

Why Traverse City is one of the top ten places to live in the United States

  • A spectacular natural environment
  • Neighborly communities that are among the safest in the nation
  • Housing costs that are lower than most metropolitan areas
  • Miles of Lake Michigan shoreline offering waterfront living at its best
  • You can choose a quiet historic neighborhood
  • Live the country life just minutes from downtown
  • Enjoy old-fashioned small-town living in one of our neighboring towns and villages
Traverse City, MI downtown
Boats in a harbor and lawn chairs
Dunes in Empire, Mi
Dunes and people at Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore
Boats docked on Old Mission Peninsula