Brighton Real Estate
“Where Quality is a Way of Life.” Brighton offers may cultural, recreational and social activities. Downtown Brighton is home to fantastic restaurants and many great shops. From upscale boutiques to unique home furnishings, downtown Brighton has it all!
Several state and county parks are located within a few minutes’ driving distance from the downtown area. There are more than 50 beautiful lakes and natural wetlands. Not to mention there are several fantastic golf courses. The Brighton State Recreation Area along comprises nearly 5,000 acres of wooded outdoor fun. The Brighton area consists of the City of Brighton and Charter township of Brighton, Green Oak Charter, Hamburg and Genoa Townships. For more information on Brighton’s Parks and Trails, click HERE.
Brighton is also home to one of Michigan’s finest ski resorts at Mt. Brighton. Featuring 26 trails and five lifts covering 130 acres, Mt. Brighton is a winter destination for many skiers from Detroit, Ann Arbor, Lansing and Northwest Ohio. Mt. Brighton recently underwent a $10 million overhaul adding new chairlifts, enhanced learning terrain, new base area facilities and children’s ski and ride school center. They also added a new powerful state of the art snowmaking system.
The Brighton Area School District is one of the premier school districts in the state of Michigan. The school district serves the city of Brighton, townships of Green Oak, Brighton in Livingston County and parts of Lyon Township. There are five elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school located new downtown. Brighton also has several private and charter school options. Brighton schools have received state and national recognition for excellence in education. The ACT college entrance scores are consistently in the top 10 percent on the state and national level.
Green Oak Village is one of the most desirable shopping areas around. Walk around the beautiful paver walks and stop to sip a drink or grab a meal or snack at one of the many dining establishments within the Village.
Brighton is wonderful place to call your home and easy to reach as a destination. Great location, highly acclaimed schools and an awesome community are all great reasons to consider Brighton as your next home!