Baxter, Grand Rapids, Michigan Real Estate Overview


Baxter Info

Neighbors who work alongside each other, Baxter is just south of Wealthy Street, has all the benefits of that business District and convenience of being a few blocks from Downtown.

Vibe: Character-infused starter homes

Well Known for: Baxter Community Center

What We Love About This Area: The detail in the homes

Elementary School: MLK Jr. Leadership Academy

Middle School: Alger Middle School

High School: Ottawa Hills High School

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What’s the Baxter Real Estate Market Like?

Information on Average home sales data in this neighborhood in the last 12 months.

Average Home Sale Price: $206,917

% of Sales Price vs List Price: 105.9% (5.9% over list price)

Average Bedrooms: 4 beds

Average Bathrooms: 2 baths

Average Square Footage: 1,572 sq feet

Average Price Per Square Foot: $134/sq foot

Number of Days a Home is on the Market: 8


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Homes for Sale in Baxter

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Home to these great, local businesses

Louise Earl Butcher

The animals are sourced from local farms, that are naturally raising their animals with no hormones or antibiotics.

Erb Thai

Traditional Thai dishes customized to your needs. They provide options for those that are gluten-free, MSG-free, vegan, and vegetarian.


Wealthy Market

Local shop carrying grocery, specialty and packaged goods. Located at 1012 Wealthy Street SE Grand Rapids MI 49506.

Wealthy Street Animal Hospital

The Wealthy Street Animal Hospital is a full service animal hospital with a location in the Baxter neighborhood as well as Wyoming.


Wikiwiki Poke Shop

A modern space selling poke bowls of many different flavors. 


Paddle North

Paddle board, kayak, and outdoor gear/apparel brand

Local Park

Joe Taylor Park

Neighborhood Park

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