Home to the city’s regional airport, a major mall, golf courses and parks, South Ann Arbor is a residential area offering access to downtown.
Why Residents Love Living Here: Residents love the ability to escape from it all in the scenic natural setting South Ann Arbor provides, while remaining close to the cosmopolitan life of Ann Arbor.
South Ann Arbor is a relatively small region encompassing Pittsfield Township and surrounding areas. The area has a handful of neighborhoods, in addition to rural farmland and industrial properties. South Ann Arbor real estate includes a mix of townhomes, apartments and condominiums, in addition to luxury estates, golf course homes and properties with acreage. South Ann Arbor is home to the Ann Arbor Municipal Airport, a small airport for corporate and private aircraft. Residents may easily access downtown Ann Arbor and other surrounding cities via I-94 and US-23, which intersect in the northeast corner of South Ann Arbor.
Residents enjoy shopping at Briarwood Mall, a major shopping destination with a variety of surrounding dining options, including Black Rock, Mediterrano, Los Amigos, and many more. In addition to its three anchor stores, Macy's, JCPenney and Von Maur, the mall has an extensive list of retail shops covering all genres. Situated on the other side of I-94, Costco is a popular destination for bulk groceries, home goods, electronics and more. South Ann Arbor is also home to a variety of parks, including Lloyd and Mabel Johnson Preserve, Mary Beth Doyle Park, Swift Run Dog Park, and Lillie Park, a beautiful 148-acre park with a lake, two ponds, a boardwalk, pavilions, playgrounds, sports facilities and a variety of hiking trails. The region hosts a number of golf courses, including the private 18-hole Travis Pointe Country Club, the public 18-hole Lake Forest Golf Course, and the public 18-hole Stonebridge Golf Club.
South Ann Arbor Neighborhoods Include:
Lake Forest is a desirable, well-kept neighborhood in the northwest corner of Pittsfield Township with a variety of executive homes situated atop rolling hills. The homes in Lake Forest were built between 1993 and 2001 by a number of custom home builders, and many offer spacious and open floor plans with walk-out lower levels to take advantage of the scenic neighborhood. The community has an 18-hole golf course, Lake Forest Golf Course, that is open to the public. Lake Forest also has an 8-acre private lake where many residents fish, 12 acres of open space and wooded areas with walking paths.
Stonebridge is an expansive neighborhood hosting over 650 homes divided between several different smaller subdivisions, including Stonebridge Estates, The Ponds at Stonebridge, The Links at Stonebridge, Stonebridge Heathers, Highpoint at Stonebridge, Crooked Stick at Stonebridge, and Lone Oak at Stonebridge. Homes in Stonebridge vary from large luxury homes to condominium complexes, providing a wide range of options for buyers. The community is home to Stonebridge Golf Course, several ponds and a beautiful community park.
ANN ARBOR WOODS
Ann Arbor Woods offers practical and charming housing options just minutes from downtown. Homes range in size and style, from traditional ranches and condos to larger homes with extensive modern upgrades. Ann Arbor Woods is near many city parks and recreational options, including the 9-hole golf course at Georgetown Country Club and the 39-acre Buhr Park with a seasonal ice arena, an outdoor pool, sports courts, and more.
Also known as Smokler Hutzel, Georgetown is an established neighborhood with a variety of homes, many of which were built in the 1960s. Styles include traditional, ranch, Cape Cod and colonial homes ranging in size. The neighborhood is home to the semi-private Georgetown Country Club, which features a 9-hole golf course, a swimming pool, tennis courts, and a club house. Residents may easily access downtown and surrounding areas via I-94, which lies just north of Georgetown.
PITTSFIELD VILLAGE CONDOS
Pittsfield Village is a collection of vintage condominiums built in 1945 with both one-bedroom and two-bedroom options available. With an association fee, residents may access amenities and conveniences, including a swimming pool, ground maintenance, snow removal, and more. The community extends across 57 acres in Southeast Ann Arbor near US-23 and I-94, offering convenient access to downtown Ann Arbor.
Weatherstone Condos is a condominium complex with 302 units available in seven different floor plans. Built in the 1990s, the condos are primarily ranch style residences with 2–3 bedrooms. The complex is near a number of conveniences, including shops, restaurants, grocery stores, Briarwood Mall, the Ann Arbor Municipal Airport, and I-94.
Waterways is a subdivision in Pittsfield Township between Saline and Ann Arbor. The community hosts 95 homes constructed between 1994 and 1998 by renowned builders, Wexford Homes, Bayberry Construction, and Vita Homes. Waterways is desirable for its scenic setting featuring mature woods, ponds, wildlife and more. Many homes in Waterways even back to a natural wooded area atop sizeable lots.
Nestled between Ann Arbor and Saline, Silo Ridge has a convenient location and laid-back country feel. Established between 1979 and 1988, Silo Ridge has 126 homes total, many of which have undergone renovations with modern upgrades. Several homes in Silo Ridge back to woodland areas, trails or parks. Outdoor recreation abounds with nearby green space, including Sweet Wheat Park and Sweet Wheat Lake, which is centrally located in Silo Ridge.