Oakland County Highest Real Estate Sales of 2010

Everyone loves to peek into a world of luxury and it’s even more exciting when it’s in your own backyard.

The home fetching the highest sale price for all of Oakland County in 2010 was a Birmingham home that sold for 4.8 million. Some of its features included a 4 car garage under an apartment, extensive gardens, 6 bedrooms, 8 full, 2 half baths and a wine cellar for avid oenophile. The main and upper floors were over 11,000 square feet and sat on 2 and 1/4 acres. Annual taxes over $75,000. It was on the market 43 days.

Highest Waterfront Real Estate Sale for 2010 in Bloomfield Hills

A Bloomfield Hills property holds the title for highest lakefront sale in 2010. This 15865 square foot home is a contemporary masterpiece with stunning views of Long Lake. Along with the elevator, indoor basketball court and the separate building with indoor pool, the new owners are enjoying the 6 bedrooms, 8 full and 3 half baths. It was on the market 276 days before it sold for 3.9 million. Annual taxes are over $90,000 for the 2+ acres. View Virtual Tour.

West Bloomfield’s highest sale was an Orchard Lake property on 2+ acres near the Orchard Lake Country Club. With over 15,000 sq ft of living space with 7 bedrooms, 8 full and 4 half baths, a nanny suite, carriage house, wine cellar and a stunning view of the lake. It sold for 2.6 million after being on the market 674 days. Taxes are estimated to be $60,000+ per year.

Novi’s highest sale was 9242 square feet of luxurious living on just under an acre of land with 6 bedrooms, 6 full and 2 half baths. Indoor pool and 22 foot ceilings, theatre room, stage room are some of the features. Taxes run just under $28,000 per year. This house sold for 1,830,000 in 62 short days on the market.

The 2010 highest sale in Commerce Township had a stunning view of Lower Straits Lake, nearly 6000 square feet of living space, 4 bedrooms, 3 with sitting rooms, and 4.5 baths. This home sold after 134 days on the market for a cool 1 million, with annual taxes of 18,000. View the Virtual Tour.

To be continued…