East Hills, Grand Rapids, Michigan Real Estate Overview

East Hills

East Hills Info

The neighborhood where you take out of towners to impress them, East Hills has a little something for everyone. They also have an incredibly impressive neighborhood association, historic preservation presence and huge amount of parent involvement at their local elementary school

Vibe: Impressively cool

Well Known for: Cherry Street shopping district

What We Love About This Area: How welcoming the shop owners are. It’s like you’re visiting family when you step inside their business.

Elementary School: Congress Elementary

Middle School: Alger Middle School

High School: Ottawa Hills High School

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Whats’s the East Hills Real Estate Market Like?

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

Sale Price: $310,068

% of Sales Price vs List Price: 103.2% (3.2% over list price)

Bedrooms: 3 beds

Bathrooms: 2 baths

Square Footage: 1,600 sq feet

Price Per Square Foot: $196/sq foot

Number of Days a Home is on the Market: 5

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Homes for Sale in East Hills

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Home to these great, local businesses

Donkey Taqueria

Welcome to Grand Rapids’ one-of-a-kind Mexican Street Food concept with premium flavors and finely crafted cocktails in the heart of Wealthy Street.

Le Bon Macaron

Cafe serving uniquely crafted French macarons and lattes

Books & Mortar

Grand Rapids’ Proudly Progressive, Consciously Curated, and Fiercely Independent Neighborhood Bookstore.

The Green Well

Local restaurant driven to push boundaries and dish up something different and always be better than yesterday.

Urban Exchange

Consignment boutique with a trendy collection of women’s clothing and accessories.

Forty Acres Soul Kitchen

This black owned restaurant is home to classic soul food. All sourcing and leadership is local.

Brick Road Pizza

Delicious pizza… and MORE!


What’s better than sipping bubbles, drinking slushy drinks, and hanging out in a cool remodeled historic space? Not much unless you’re also serving up some Nashville hot chicken and honest to goodness made from scratch picnic sides. Nashville Heat meets Michigan Neat.

The Plant Parlor

Succulents, cacti, air plants and tropicals.

Stovetop Roasters

Coffee, pastries, and so much more!

Rock Paper Scissors

Consignment Boutique


Sushi & Grill

Adored Boutique

Women’s clothing boutique

Kava Kasa

The kava root that is brewed into their tea provides many health benefits: reduced stress, nervous system support, anxiety relief, mental focus, and muscle recovery.


Brewery Vivant

World’s first microbrewery in a refurbished historic funeral home. A hotspot for the locals to enjoy a night out on the East side.

Cherry Deli

One of the BEST kept secrets in the city. They have 90 (YES 90!) sandwich options including delicious vegan options and kid sized sandwiches!

The Electric Cheetah

A trendy vibe and a popular space. Craft root beer, amazing mac & cheese, and an extensive menu.


Japanese and Korean comfort food

Cherie Inn

A French style cafe serving breakfast and brunch

Uncle Cheetah’s Soup Shop

Comfy cozy soup shop with unique options and flavors changing daily

Sparrows Coffee

A Wealthy St gem that draws in local students and Grand Rapidians for their coffee cravings

Locals Barbershop

“Come a stranger, leave a local” 

Murals in East Hills

The Infamous Artist Man

710 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Squibb Coffee Octopus

955 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506

African Community Center Mural

1017 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Sparrows Coffee Mural

1035 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Wealthy St Animal Hospital Mural

1052 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Wealthy Theatre Annex Mural

1110 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506

Planets of the Milky Way

103 Diamond Ave SE

Wilcox Park Mural

100 Youell Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506


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