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in Kentwood, MI
Kentwood is a culturally diverse, tightly knit community that features neighborhoods with a wide range of home prices. Kentwood offers residents plenty of green space, including 15 parks, some with basketball and tennis courts, disc golf, walking and biking trails, and a splash pad. The city also hosts family-friendly activities throughout the year, like annual parades, carnivals, pancake breakfasts, and a summer entertainment series on the lawn behind Kentwood City Hall.
Shopping is plentiful and convenient in Kentwood; Woodland Mall is housed there as well as several other town center-type of shopping areas. Residents have easy access to public transportation, as the Rapids bus system has extensive routes throughout Kentwood. And the Gerald Ford International Airport is located in nearby Cascade Township, which makes Kentwood a good location for frequent business or pleasure travelers.
Golfers, tennis players, and swimmers often practice their hobby at Stonewater Country Club (Caledonia, MI) or Cascade Hills Country Club (Cascade Township). Members of Stonewater Country Club also have access to three other area clubs with their membership: Sunnybrook, Watermark, and Thousand Oaks. Other private country clubs in the surrounding areas include Kent Country Club, Egypt Valley, and Blythefield. The area is also home to many public golf courses.
Kentwood residents have quick and easy access to downtown Grand Rapids’ amenities, both by bus (via the Rapids) and by car. Depending on where you live in Kentwood, it’s approximately 15-25 minutes from downtown. It’s also an easy 15-25 minute drive to one of the nation’s premiere horticulture parks, Frederick Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park.
• County: Kent
• Population: 50,000+
• Public School District: Primarily Kentwood (a few parts of Kentwood fall within the Kelloggsville, Caledonia or Forest Hills public school districts)
• Nearest hospitals: For most Kentwood residents, Metro Health in Byron Center is the closest hospital, about a 10-20 minute drive. Spectrum Health’s Blodgett, Spectrum Health’s Butterworth and Mercy Health Saint Mary’s are also options, ranging from about a 15-25 minute drive.
There are a variety of mortgage financing options that qualified home buyers can use when buying homes in Kentwood. To see which mortgage options you might qualify for please click here to fill out our secure Kentwood Mortgage Application.
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