Homes for Sale in Forest Hills, MI

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Real Estate information of Homes for Sale in Forest Hills, MI

Forest Hills is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Kent County, Michigan. The community covers a vast land area surrounding the town of Ada which is located east of the city of Grand Rapids. The district is home to about 25,867 residents spread throughout the many residential neighborhoods and private home estates in the region.

Forest Hills serves primarily as a bedroom community to the Grand Rapids metropolitan area providing an ideal home option for families looking for a place just outside the city center. Areas close to the city center in the community are primarily suburban neighborhoods, while further east or across the Grand River lay more farmlands and forested communities.

Neighborhoods in Forest Hills are some of the most expensive properties in the region. These luxury communities offer some of the best houses in the market with large home lots, beautifully designed residences, and unique custom architecture and designs. There are also acreage home sites that are in exclusive subdivisions available for buyers who value their privacy.

Notable Locations

Quail Ridge Golf Club
Watermark Country Club
Roselle Park
Leonard Park
Grand River Nature Area

School Information

Thornapple Elementary School
Forest Hills Central Middle School
Forest Hills Eastern High School

Available listings of Homes for Sale in Forest Hills, MI

ADA - THORNAPPLE RIVER: First Time offered. This stunning custom built, French Chateau, designed by Wayne Visbeen & built by Doug Sumner, at a cost of $5M in 2007. Welcome to the Four Seasons Resort. Top of the line materials, craftsmanship, millwork, & attention to detail seen throughout. Unparalleled views of the widest part of the Thornapple River with Western Exposure & Gorgeous Sunsets. Driftwood is arguably the hottest riverfront address in Ada. Fully Useable site. Easy entry to water. Sandy beach. No bluff... Gourmet Chefs Kitchen with Center Island & Butler's Pantry. Main Floor Master Suite with Elevator to Upper & Lower Master Closets. Additional Cedar Closet. Private Suite Upstairs includes Bedroom, Bath, & Sitting area.  Lower-Level Walkout includes Family Room, Billiards Room, Kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, & 2 Bathrooms. All hand-hewn cut stone exterior. Copper Gutters. Eagle Windows. Radiant Heat. Whole house Generator. Paver Patios & Balcony overlooking the River. Outdoor Firepit. New 100 ft. dock with trek decking. Retractable stairs to Garage Attic. 3 Stall Garage plus Storage. Public Water & Sewer. In the heart of Ada with walkability to the new Village. Sites are selling for well over $10k a front foot. Call Listing Agent for more details!
7131 Driftwood Drive SE
Ada, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 8,294 SqFt
  • 0.689 Acres
A customized prairie style home awaits you on nearly 10 acres of serenity in nature. There are 5 patio areas to take in the views of your private pond and local wildlife. You'll find plenty of shade under the front porch with elegant white pine timber front entryway. Inside are beautiful materials throughout including mosaic porcelain and granite tile, hickory wood flooring/kitchen cabinets, stainless appliances, granite and quartz counters, 2 fireplaces of granite and grey/black truffle stone. The home was rebuilt in 2019 with a new interior design and floorplan,10ft poured foundation walls, structured beams, closed/open cell sprayed insulation, HVAC smart utility room, radiant floor heat in house and apron of driveway/w secondary forced air backup, and exterior whole house generator. Doors and windows use Pella's fiberglass construction. The Pella heavy doors are mahogany in color and the commercial-grade windows are bronze. Find peaceful retreat everyday in your wildlife habitat and home. Dimensions: UL 2747sf + LL 2222sf + Loft 476sf + Garage 910sf = 6355sf Total
8866 28th Street SE
Ada, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,275 SqFt
  • 9.760 Acres
Down a private road, on 2 acres, this 2-story walkout modern farmhouse is surrounded by an 85-acre park, trails & panoramic views of nature. Drive up to the beautifully landscaped grounds & step into this 5 bed/4.5 bath home. Marvel at the open floor plan, 2-story living room, abundance of windows & natural light, fireplace, gourmet kitchen, pantry, dining area, sunroom & office. A primary bedroom suite offers a detailed tray ceiling, tiled shower w/euro door, double sinks & walk-in closet w/laundry. Upstairs 3 bedrooms, a laundry room & 2 full baths await. The lower walkout level offers a family room, kitchenette & dinette, office/workshop, 1 bed, 1 bath, workout area & lots of storage. Relax & enjoy the private wooded yard, pool, hot tub, bar/kitchen, firepit table & breathtaking views.
6793 Burton Street SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,458 SqFt
  • 2 Acres
This wooded lot offers an elevated building site overlooking a gorgeous wetlands.  The beautiful rolling hills with great views from every angel will leave you amazed. This To be Built home has all of the custom features that you have come to expect from an Engelsma Homes home. Call today to schedule your showing. Engelsma Homes is to be the exclusive builder on the site.
2600 Buttrick Avenue SE
Ada, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,818 SqFt
  • 3.200 Acres
Custom built by Dehaan this home sits on 2 acres at the end of a cul-de-sac on in Old Elm, a beautiful Ada community. Close to Ada park and downtown Ada, this home boasts an impressive foyer with two story living room, main floor master suite with updated bathroom, fireplace, and walk in closet. The kitchen, porch, dining and family room have all new paint. A new Dacor Induction cooktop, new lighting, and Grohe hardware give the kitchen a more modern feel. Kids of all ages will enjoy the gaming, theater room, and kitchen on the walkout lower level. With 3 large bedrooms and 2 full baths on the upper level, this home can accommodate almost any size family. The quality craftsmanship is seen throughout with rounded molding, 7'' trim, surround sound, and sprawling patio and yard. New furnace
1370 Old Oak Hill Drive
Ada, Michigan
  • 6 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 7,971 SqFt
  • 2 Acres
A stunningly beautiful Cape Cod style home located in the desirable Highgrove gated community in the Forest Hills School District.  You enter from an expansive stone front porch into a bright and spectacular 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath, 5726 sq ft home.  Each room throughout the home has large windows that allow for a lot of natural sunlight and views of the wooded setting.  The expansive Main floor offers 2 large living rooms with fireplaces one of them with beautiful wood detailing, sunroom, gorgeous kitchen with an abundance of cabinets, granite counter tops, double ovens, Wolf 5 burner cooktop, sub zero refrigerator,  1/2 bath and main floor laundry. Upper level offers a spacious Master bedroom, with walk-in closets, very chic master bathroom with steam shower, 3 additional large bedrooms and 2 full baths.  Lower level offers a family room with bar area, a large bedroom and full bath, wine cellar, and an additional room that could be used as a game room.  Home sits on almost 2 acres with an upper and lower level stone patio with fire pit. Whole house speaker system that includes outdoor speakers.  Owners have made many lovely updates to the interior and exterior.
1920 Sterling Oaks Boulevard SE
Ada, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 5,726 SqFt
  • 1.857 Acres
Forest Hills Northern Epique Homes to be built home for sale in beautiful gated Tall Pines community. Timeless one story, features a custom design that fits anyone in todays market with three beds on the main level and it's open floor plan, huge center island, shared en suite bath between two bedrooms, screen porch perfectly tucked away for privacy and enjoying outdoor living, 3 stall garage, open mudroom with lockers and large walk-in closet for all season coat storage, resource room features a place for laundry, craft projects, home office all in one. Private wooded lot on culdesac street. Spectacular wooded views and surrounded by privacy in the heart Forest Hills. Across the street from Watermark, close to YMCA, MSA, proximity to highways, grocery store and airport.
4927 Tall Pines Court SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,871 SqFt
  • 0.580 Acres
A rare opportunity in the European-inspired village of Balsam Hill, a gated enclave of 25 stand-alone condominiums. Old-world elegance and maintenance free lifestyle will surely impress the discerning buyer looking for a quality address.  Built by Pioneer and formerly the model home for Mosaic development, this luxury 4 bedroom, 3-1/2 bath condominium features 2894 sf above ground, with 3732 sf of finished living space on three levels.  Quality materials abound on both the exterior and interior. Large living room with soaring ceiling and gas fireplace, formal library, and a bright sunroom leading to rear patio.  Main level owner's suite complete with a large walk-in closet with custom wood cabinetry, and stylish bath. Delightfully appointed kitchen with large center island, granite, Fisher & Paykel refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, and charming side entrance with patio.  Luxurious powder room, and first floor laundry with gift wrapping station.  Two bedrooms and full bath upstairs, and additional bonus room accessed via back staircase. Daylight family room, home theater/flex room, and third full bath in lower level.  Fantastic unfinished storage space.  Trane modulating furnace with 3 zone heat and touch screen thermostat.  Conveniently located with easy access to the city, Gerald Ford Airport, local shopping, dining, and entertainment.
5358 Balsam Hill Court SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,732 SqFt
  • 0.230 Acres
Welcome to this par none, custom built, executive-style home with unparalleled views of Egypt Valley Golf Course located in the award-winning Forest Hills School District. This beautiful home's living area offers 18-foot ceilings, hardwood floors, a fireplace, enormous windows with views of the deck looking out to Egypt Valley. Offering many unique features such as the elevator that services all three floors. Custom office with wood paneled hidden pull-out file cabinets. The custom kitchen is a culinarian dream with granite counter tops, custom cabinetry, double dishwasher, convection microwave with warming drawer below, exquisite tile work, a spiral staircase to the third floor with mini kitchen/bar, and an amazing scenic lookout. The laundry/craft room off the main level has double dryer
2500 Fairway Winds Court NE
Ada, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 5,557 SqFt
  • 1.637 Acres
Stunning Thornapple river-front retreat in Forest Hills. Situated on the most boatable section of the river. The home is exceptionally well built, energy efficient (Pearl Certified Gold), and filled with beautiful custom woodwork. Large vaulted-ceilings in the living room with lofted recreation/billiards room. Main floor with formal dining, 1/2 bath and functional kitchen with new stainless appliances and commanding views of the 100' of river frontage through the plentiful sliding glass doors.  Main floor laundry, owners en suite, three other bedrooms with shared full bath. Walk out basement is partially finished, stubbed in for full bath. Tons of storage. Expansive well maintained deck. Water and electric at the river house. Dock for all the toys, Huge 3 stall garage with boat port.
7124 Cascade Road SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,738 SqFt
  • 1.200 Acres
Nestled on a private 3.38 acre lot, this sophisticated custom-built home offers over 3700 sqft of high-end living space, quality craftsmanship and 4-car garage. The foyer leads to a door wall lined great room, stunning linear two-way fireplace and custom moldings embellish all the common areas. Kitchen area features miles of quartz counters, top of the line appliances and a massive island workspace, large area which can be used interchangeably for dining or gathering. Spacious walk-in pantry.  The main floor primary suite features a floating tray ceiling, linear fireplace, walk in closet with walk in shower and two vanities. A study area, half-bath, laundry room with built in wash tub and mudroom complete the main level. Walk out lower level featuring family room, 2 bedrooms and full bath.
9170 Bennett Street SE
Ada, Michigan
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,730 SqFt
  • 3.380 Acres
This home will leave you speechless. 3 rolling wooded acres host this former custom parade home. The double arched doorway leads to a living room with a huge gas fireplace off of a beautiful chef's kitchen complete with a walk-in pantry. The dining room has cathedral ceilings, a wall of windows and double sliding doors looking out to the backyard.  The master suite has a private covered deck,  walk-in closet and a gorgeous private bath. The mudroom with custom built in storage leads to a laundry room,1/2 bath and stairs to the finished guest bedroom over the garage. The walkout lower level family room is an entertainer's dream with a game room, a large home office/bedroom, guest full bath and the second master suite! Exterior boasts custom landscaping. Offers will be reviewed 4/19 at 5pm
9100 Twin Oaks Lane NE
Ada, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,418 SqFt
  • 3.460 Acres
Architecturally designed contemporary home with all natural light. Magnificent home offers entertaining, luxury, & interior design throughout. Open floor plan, gourmet kitchen, family room and dining area flows into the formal dining & a larger formal living room. Nanny/in-law living quarters. Den/office space leads onto a private patio.  Separate en suite with 2 additional bedrooms. Expansive master bath with built-ins, exercise room, whirlpool & jacuzzi tub. Upper master suite w/private deck.
1646 Thornapple River Drive SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,944 SqFt
Located on one of Ada's scenic Natural Beauty Roads close to Forest Hills Eastern High School and Egypt Valley Country Club and Cannonsburg Ski Hill. This lovely 5 bedroom, 4.5 bath home offers a bright and open main floor, large kitchen with an abundance of cabinets, granite countertops, newer stainless steel appliances (new 2017 -stove top, double ovens, dishwasher), family room with brick fireplace, formal dining and living room, and a charming tongue and groove sunroom overlooking the beautiful landscape. Hardwood floors throughout main floor  Second level has a spacious sleek master suite with fireplace and bath with tiled floors and shower, another suite with full bath, 2 additional bedrooms with jack and jill bath. Walkout lower level offers a large family room with brick fireplace, built entertainment center, kitchenette, game room, expansive office with cabinetry, bedroom and full bath.  Beautifully landscaped yard, large deck.  Newer furnace, water heater, water softener and whole house filtration system
2030 Hunters Run Drive NE
Ada, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,783 SqFt
  • 1.238 Acres
Welcome to Buttrick Preserve in the highly desirable Forest Hills Central school district. This to be built home in his brand new neighborhood boasts all of the custom features that you have come to expect from Engelsma Homes. The beautiful rolling hills with great views from every angel will leave you amazed. Call today to schedule your showing. Other parcels available in neighborhood upon further request. Engelsma Homes is to be the exclusive builder on the site.
8025 Buttrick Preserve Avenue SE
Ada, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,324 SqFt
  • 2.400 Acres
This custom-built farmhouse in the gated Highland's Cove community features a well-thought-out floor plan with a gourmet kitchen and high-end appliances. The quality construction and attention to detail is evident as you notice the many built-in shelves and cabinets along with the wifi-controlled heating/cooling, lights, and underground sprinkling. The living room boasts an impressive gas-log fireplace and is adjacent to a large screened porch that overlooks a 16-acre conservation with walking trails. The walkout lower level has radiant in-floor heating, a large family room, a wet bar, and access to a patio with a firepit. The upstairs bathrooms have heated floors and solid-surface countertops. There is a 12x16 shed and heated 24 x 48 garage that works well for basketball and/or 4 cars The seller directs the LA to hold any and all offers until 6:00 on Sunday, March 14th, 2021
678 Hidden Cove Road NE
Ada, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,600 SqFt
  • 1 Acres
Beautiful well maintained Doug Kramer built home with a brick front located on a huge wooded 2.6 acre cul-de-sac lot backing up to woods and Schoolhouse Creek. Some interior finishes include Cherry Cabinetry, maple floors, 2 fireplaces, quality carpet and Granite Kitchen Counters. Appliances include Subzero Refrigerator and Viking 6 burner range. The Main floor features a large kitchen with walk-in pantry (7x7), living room, formal dining room, breakfast nook, family room, private office, laundry room and half bath plus a 3 stall garage. Master bedroom with private bath and walk in closet, three more bedrooms and another full bath are located upstairs. The lower level has a family room (30x15) with Fireplace, a full bath with a Sauna, another bedroom plus a game room. The backyard has a patio with a fenced in low maintenance heated lap pool with a salt generated chlorine system and comes with an automatic pool cover and a custom built 10 x 14 storage shed. A fabulous quality home in Cascade with acreage and Forest Hill Schools.
7126 Mooring Heights Court SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,261 SqFt
  • 2.600 Acres
Beautifully updated, brick and cedar custom home, tucked away at the end of a cul de sac on nearly 4 acres in Forest Hills Eastern. Custom built by Scott Gregory and designed by Jeff Visser, this stunning, soft contemporary features quality craftsmanship and architectural details with thoughtful positioning of every room to optimize light and flow. Many significant updates by long-time owners including soon-to-be installed 50-year architectural roof (May 2021), newer furnace, AC, driveway and deck. Sharp kitchen with granite, double ovens and new high-end appliances. Bright and sunny eating area opens to the 2-tiered deck with southern exposure. Main floor owner's suite with dual vanities, walk-in closet and soaking tub. Upper level features 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 with walk-in closets, and updated bath. Recently finished daylight lower level offers an additional 1210 sq/ft of living space featuring an expansive custom wet bar, full bath and bonus room. Perfect space to start your home-based business or simply another gathering area with room still to add another bedroom or exercise room. Must wear a mask and follow Covid protocols.Upgrades and Improvements:
- 2021: May 2021, soon-to-be installed 50-year architectural roof.
CertainTeed Landmark shingles with transferrable, 25-
year warranty on labor.
- 2020: New concrete apron in front of garage.
- 2020: New asphalt driveway by Stallard Asphalt.
- 2020: Deck restained.
- 2020: New kitchen appliances including LG refrigerator with
"craft ice" balls for fun mixed drinks.
- 2019: New kitchen granite, sink, faucet, open shelves and full-
height back splash.
- 2019: New comfort-height toilets installed in master bath and
powder room.
- 2019: Home converted to natural gas.
- 2018: Mohawk Smart Strand, stain-proof carpet installed on
second floor.
- 2018: Low maintenance, family friendly luxury vinyl tile installed
on main level.
- 2016: Finished lower level including rec room, full bath and
bonus room plus large wet bar with granite, full
refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave.
- 2016: New Lennox air conditioner and furnace in 2016 -
annually maintained by BelAir Heating and Cooling.
- 2016: Deck rebuilt.
- 2014: New septic tanks (plastic) installed by Fuller Septic.
- 2010: New well pump.Other Notable Items:
- Invisible dog fence installed. 2 dog collars will convey with the
system/home.
- Lawn contract has been paid through the summer of 2021.
Provided by Scholte Landscaping. Lawn mowed every Thursday.
Includes fall clean up in November.
- Annual association dues are $660, payable in October.
Contact: Bill Elvey: bille90@comcast.net
1080 Green Crest Trail NE
Ada, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,002 SqFt
  • 3.900 Acres
A rare opportunity! It's been years since a Watermark Club Home with such sweeping views has been presented. This main floor focused luxury residence is absolutely turn-key with a premium site, strategically chosen to maximize golf course views & optimize privacy. Overlook manicured grounds from outstanding outdoor entertaining spaces - an expansive composite deck & covered lower patio, protected from the elements with a high-tech roofing system. Master suite with dressing room. Well-appointed bath with tile shower, jet tub & direct access to laundry room. Extensive built-in's & a true fireplace with gas logs. Lower walkout with rare 4th bedroom (or theater/exercise room). Gated Watermark neighborhood offering dining, swimming, workout facility, trails & acclaimed Forest Hills Schools.
2081 Stickley Drive SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,500 SqFt
  • 0.180 Acres
OFFER VERBALLY ACCEPTED and waiting on relocation signatures. Welcome to 2266 Hearthside Drive in desirable Jonathan Woods Estates with sidewalks and walking/biking trail directly outside of neighborhood.  Home has been lovingly cared for with many updates over the past decade.  Enter into the two-story foyer with beautiful hardwood floors, formal dining room and living room with two-way fireplace to family room.  Custom built cabinets in family room with wall of windows for abundance of natural lighting.  Kitchen features granite countertops, large granite center island, pantry, stainless steel appliances and eating area.  3 season sunroom, office, half bath and laundry room complete the main level. Retreat upstairs to the spacious master suite with updated bathroom, whirlpool tub, tile shower, heated tile flooring and large walk-in closet. The other 3 bedrooms include ceiling fans, two full bathrooms with heated tile flooring.  Lower level is an entertainer's dream with wet bar, family room with fireplace, rec room, exercise room, bedroom and full bath.  Large backyard with good privacy, patio and firepit, also includes an electric dog fence.  Sellers directs listing agent to hold all offers until April 26th at 3:00PM.
2266 Hearthside Drive SE
Ada, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,312 SqFt
  • 0.610 Acres
This 5 bedroom, 3 1/2 bathroom house has almost 4500 square feet of finished living space and is privately situated on 1.7 acres. There are multiple living and eating areas on the main floor. It also features a beautiful, updated kitchen, solid countertops, stainless appliances and a custom island. A spacious living room with vaulted ceilings also features a brick fireplace with raised hearth. The family room includes cathedral ceilings and walls of windows. Sliders from the eating area open to a spacious cedar deck with stairs down to the ground level. The walkout lower includes rec room, game area, bedroom, bathroom, office and storage/mechanicals. The property is lush and private. Located in Forest Hills Central's District, it's convenient to freeways, schools and restaurants. Listing agent will hold offers until noon on May, 1, 2021.
459 Lehigh Drive SE
Ada, Michigan
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,460 SqFt
  • 1.770 Acres

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