Empire Holly House


The Holly House is located right on Front street in downtown Empire. Within two blocks of this rental house you will find: Empire beach, a small grocery store, ice cream parlor, Post Office, library with computers, and The Friendly (known far and wide for it's wonderful burgers). This house has all the comforts of home, but still has the relaxed feeling of small town living.

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Empire Dune House


Spacious two story renovated house with iron spiral staircase, hardwood and tile floors downstairs; carpet and hardwood upstairs. Centrally located on the village main street, house is within three blocks of: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Visitors Center, library with computers and internet access, kayak rental shop, antique and gift stores, Tiffany's Ice Cream Parlor, the Friendly restaurant, and more. Also just three blocks away is Empire Beach, where you can roast marshmallows in a fire pit while you enjoy a beautiful sunset, hoping to catch a glimpse of the Green Flash.

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Empire Corner Cottage


Central Air Just Added!

This house has retained its historic charm, with hardwood floors and original wood trim throughout. Centrally located on the village main street, house is within three blocks of: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Visitors Center, library with computers and internet access, kayak rental shop, antique and gift stores, Tiffany's Ice Cream Parlor, the Friendly restaurant, and more. Also just three blocks away is Empire Beach, where you can roast marshmallows in a fire pit while you enjoy a beautiful sunset, hoping to catch a glimpse of the Green Flash.

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Empire Rose

Enjoy a fresh rose everyday from this home's lovely rose garden. Empire Rose is one of Empire's centennial homes nestled in the heart of town on Front Street within one block of the library, antique and gift shops, grocery store, restaurant and ice cream parlor. It's only a few blocks from the wonderful Lake Michigan beach and playground. This warm and cozy home boasts two living areas with comfy furniture well suited to reading a summer novel or lazily escaping with a relaxing movie.


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Peninsula Lake House

Beautiful home on the South Bar peninsula, the creek on one side and lake on the other. Deer, turkeys, otters....and great fishing right on the peninsula. Truly unique setting with a view of the Dunes to the south. Walk to town, the beach, North Bar and parks. Beautiful sunsets.


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Apple Blossom


New Listing! Weeks will fill up fast!

Apple Blossom is a historic, renovated farmhouse located in Empire, within two blocks of the Lake Michigan and South Bar Lake beaches and playground (voted best in the Grand Traverse region).  You will be steps away from the library, restaurants, grocery, and quaint Village shops.  In the heart of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, you can easily access the Heritage Bike Trail, hiking to the Empire Bluff (voted best hiking trail in the Grand Traverse region), or visiting the Park Headquarters all within a few blocks.

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