When it comes to home buying, it can be so much fun, but it can also get taxing. The thrill of visiting the first few homes can often disappear when you find out that there are multiple offers, or that the home just went under contract.

Amber Cyman Real Estate is highly networked in the community name and has some proprietary technology for her marketing that gives home buyers the competitive edge they need when it comes to finding and buying their dream home.



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ANTRIM county Real Estate & Homes for Sale

Antrim County is a county located in Michigan with a population of 23,431 as of the 2020 US census. Its county seat is Bellaire.

Antrim was formed in 1840 and it was first named Meegisee County. Meegisee means “eagle” and was the name of a Chippewa chief who signed the 1821 Treaty of Chicago. In 1843, it was renamed Antrim County, based on County Antrim in Northern Ireland.

The county has a total area of 602 square miles according to the US Census Bureau, of which 476 square miles is land and 126 square miles is water. Antrim is considered to be a part of Northern Michigan.

If you are looking for a real estate property in Antrim, call Amber Cyman today.

Antrim County isn’t just a nice place to visit but also a great place to live. There are countless activities to enjoy whether you’re a tourist or a resident. From hiking trails to Lake Michigan beaches, you won’t run out of natural attractions to admire and explore.

Antrim County is where you will find the Grass River Natural Area, which is a 1,492-acre nature preserve that surrounds the Grass River. Located in the heart of the county, this nature preserve offers miles of hiking trails, perfect for nature lovers. The best part is that it is open year-round.

Other attractions in Antrim County include Art Rapids, Barnes Park Campground, and Deadman’s Hill Scenic Overlook.

Overall, Antrim is a peaceful community with beautiful views that you simply won’t get enough of. Work with Amber Cyman and find the home of your dreams in Antrim.

There are certain qualities you need to look for in a real estate agent, especially if you want to buy a real estate property in Antrim. Interviewing your prospects is usually a good idea, but finding the right real estate agent is easier said than done.

In order to choose the best agent for your real estate needs, you need to consider factors like how long they have been licensed and how many deals they have closed.

Experience matters, especially when it comes to real estate. You want a buyer’s agent who is familiar with the ins and outs of the industry, so they can give you proper advice throughout the process. Whether you are buying or selling a property in Antrim, they can walk you through it and help you handle any problem that you may encounter along the way.

When it comes to real estate properties in Antrim, it pays to have a real estate agent who is really familiar with the area. Your agent should know the area well enough to give you the answers for some of your most important questions. They need to know about nearby school districts, universities, shopping centers, hospitals, etc. This could make a big difference in your decision-making process as you look for a property to buy. The more information you can get, the better.

Ideally, you want a real estate agent who is active in the industry. Ask them about how many transactions they have done so far within the year. Although the actual number doesn’t matter, you can get an idea of how well they are doing at keeping their business consistent.

Finally, you need a real estate agent who is available when you need them. Agents need to be available during business hours to manage the logistics of your real estate transaction. Real estate is a tough business when it comes to the hours. Most of the time, agents also have to be available after work hours to meet with clients. A good agent will make sure they are available when you need them so they can handle problems that may arise during the transaction.

Don’t just take your agent’s word for it. You can easily find testimonials online from clients they have worked with in the past. This is one of your most reliable sources of information when it comes to real estate agents.

Amber Cyman, for example, consistently receives positive feedback from her clients, which you can read about online. This gives you an idea on how effective she is when it comes to helping her clients secure their dream homes. Here are a few of those testimonials about Amber Cyman:

“Amber is hands down the best realtor we’ve ever worked with! Buying a home is so hard when there’s so much competition but with her work ethic there’s nothing really that stands in her way. She works tirelessly and will fight for you every step of the way and she really has your best interest at heart. She’s honest with telling you everything that is wrong with any home and has a great amount of local knowledge to find you the most perfect home. I could go on and on but bottom line is just get her to represent you and you won’t be sorry. She’s the best of the best!”

-Natasha Hegarty bought a single family home in 2019 for approximately $300K in Traverse City, MI 49684-

Another testimonial is from a user named DavidRhine7, who bought and sold a home in 2017 in Traverse City, Michigan:

“We took 2 years to find the house of our dreams and Amber was with us every step of the way. We had a tough price point and some high standards but Amber took our challenge and made it an amazing experience. If there was ever a listing that came up, it didn’t matter what time a day Amber would send it. With no reservation and with the highest regard – there is only one call you should make when trying to find a house and that’s to Amber Cyman. Finding a house is a process, you have the beginning stages, finding your house, closing, and then after closing. It has taken me a year to write this but even to this day Amber still cares and asks us how everything is going. You will Not find a better realtor.”

Amber Cyman was voted 2019 Traverse Magazine “Red Hot 10 Best Realtors” for Northern Michigan. She has also received the Bronze, Silver, and Gold Awards from Real Estate One. But as Amber herself will tell you, awards don’t mean everything when it comes to real estate.

What’s more important is Amber’s passion for homes and for helping people find an investment property for their dream home. The awards and the recognition are just the cherry on top.

Amber Cyman is also very active within the community in groups such as Immaculate Conception PAC, Child Family Services, and Harvest MOPS group.

Amber loves to negotiate for home sellers. She knows the importance of being well-prepared so she could defend her clients against low ball offers. Her commitment to doing the right thing for her clients makes her a very persuasive negotiator. Whether you are looking to buy a new home or sell your real estate property for top dollar, Amber Cyman is the agent for you. Contact Amber Cyman Real Estate today.

Amber and her team have been in the real estate business since 2013. Their roots lie in Michigan, and they know the Northern Michigan market inside out, from Elk Rapids to Antrim to Traverse City. The Amber Cyman team knows the lakes, the countryside and the neighborhoods well enough to make you their latest success story.

Amber Cyman Real Estate works in Antrim, Leelanau County, Benzie, and most places within 45 minutes or so of her office in Traverse City.

ANTRIM county Data

As of the 2020 Census, the population was 23,431.

7 February 1857.

The largest industries in Antrim County, MI are Manufacturing (1,617 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,396 people), and Retail Trade (1,263 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($86,250), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($54,348), and Transportation & Warehousing ($49,224).

Northwestern Design Solutions

Mancelona – United States

Automobile Dealers-Used Cars

Supplier of:

General traders, department and retail stores

Retail trade

Motor vehicle dealers


Mancelona – United States

Motorcycle Dealers

Supplier of:

General traders, department and retail stores

Retail trade

Motorcycle dealers

Summertree Residential Centers Inc.

Mancelona – United States

Senior Citizens Service Organizations

Supplier of:

Social care, personal services

Social services

Medical social institutes

Morning Star Publishing Co.

Mancelona – United States

Newspapers (Publishers)

Supplier of:

Printing and publishing

Publishers of newspapers

Publishing: Newspapers and magazines

In 2019, Antrim County, MI had a population of 23.2k people with a median age of 51.3 and a median household income of $56,165.

In January 2022, the median listing home price in Antrim County, MI was $269K, trending up 13.5% year-over-year.

Public Beaches:


Antrim Creek Natural Area

9890 Old Dixie Hwy, Ellsworth, MI 49729, United States


Notewares Landing Beach

Fisherman’s, 5300 Fisherman’s Paradise Rd, Bellaire, MI 49615, United States


Peninsula Beach

310 Front St, Boyne City, MI 49712, United States


Barnes County Park

4871 US-31, Kewadin, MI 49648, United States


Boat Launches:


Clam Lake Boat Launch (Bellaire, MI)

7989 Hoy Dewey Dr, Bellaire, MI 49615, United States


Beal Lake Public Boat Launch

12298 Barnes Park Rd, Eastport, MI 49627, United States


Boat Launch

Williamsburg, MI 49690, United States


Intermediate Lake Boat Launch

Central Lake, MI 49622, United States

  • Garnet Ault
  • Scott Leavitt
  • Roger Mason (baseball)
  • Ray Villafane

Antrim County averages 119 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

Antrim County, Michigan gets 32 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.


July is the warmest month for Antrim County with an average temperature of 79.0 ° C and is still colder than most areas of Michigan. In Antrim County there are 3 pleasant months with high temperatures ranging from 70-85 °. The most beautiful months of the year for the district of Antrim are August, July and June.

There are 3 days a year in Antrim County when temperatures are above 90 ° C, which is colder than in most areas of Michigan.

The warmest month is February with 12 ° C and the coldest night is 12 ° C. It’s colder than most areas of Michigan.


Elementary School

Lakeland Elementary School

Elk Rapids Schools, MI PK, K-5

Mancelona Elementary School

Mancelona Public Schools, MI PK, K-4

Ellsworth Community School

Ellsworth Community School District, MI PK, K-12 

Central Lake Public Schools

Central Lake Public Schools, MI PK, K-12 

John R. Rodger Elementary School

Bellaire Public Schools, MI K-5

Middle School

Cherryland Middle School

Elk Rapids Schools, MI 6-8 

Bellaire Middle/High School

Bellaire Public Schools, MI 6-12

Ellsworth Community School

Ellsworth Community School District, MI PK, K-12 

Central Lake Public Schools

Central Lake Public Schools, MI PK, K-12 

North Central Academy Campus

Bay City Academy, MI K-12 

Alba Public School

Alba Public Schools, MI PK, K-12 

High School

Elk Rapids High School

Elk Rapids Schools, MI 9-12 

Bellaire Middle/High School

Bellaire Public Schools, MI 6-12 

Ellsworth Community School

Ellsworth Community School District, MI PK, K-12 

School Rankings:

1.Elk Rapids High School

Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%

Rank:10/10 Top 10%

2.Lakeland Elementary School

Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%

Rank:9/10 Top 20%

3.Bellaire Middlehigh School

Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%

Rank:8/10 Top 30%


4.Cherryland Middle School

Math: 46% | Reading: 67%

Rank:8/10 Top 30%

5.Mancelona Elementary School

Special Education School

Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%


  1. – 7.Charem Alternative Schools

Alternative School

Math: <50% | Reading: <50%

Rank:7/10 Top 50%


  1. – 7.Sunrise Academy

Alternative School

Math: <50% | Reading: <50%

Rank:7/10 Top 50%


8.Mancelona High School

Special Education School

Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%

Rank:5/10 Bottom 50%


  1. – 10.Ellsworth Community School

Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%

Rank:5/10 Bottom 50%


  1. – 10.John R Rodger Elementary School

Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%

Rank:5/10 Bottom 50%


Shanty Creek Resorts

“Outdoor Skiing”

1.8 mi from downtown


Grass River Natural Area


5.3 mi from downtown


Bee Well Mead & Cider

1.6 mi from downtown


A-Ga-Ming Golf Resort

“Golf Courses”

8.5 mi from downtown


King Orchards

10.9 mi from downtown


Walk of Art

“Featured Neighborhoods”

13.4 mi from downtown


Torch Lake Cellars

3.6 mi from downtown

Royal Farms, Inc.

  1. Short’s Brewing Company



  1. Terrain



  1. The Corner Bistro

Tapas/Small Plates


  1. Toonies Fish & Steakhouse



  1. The Nest

Sports Bars


  1. The River Bistro



  1. The Blue Pelican Inn

Bed & Breakfast


  1. M88 Morning Grind



  1. Bellaire Bar & Restaurant



  1. Central Lake Tavern


Sheriff Daniel Bean

Address: 107 Grove St., PO Box 568 Bellaire, MI 49615

Telephone: 231-533-8627


Graduated Lake Superior State University in 1981 with a Bachelor’s degree in Law enforcement. I also hold an associate’s degree in natural resources.

Began law enforcement at the East Jordan Police Dept. May 1981 as a patrol officer and then went to the Mancelona Police Dept. August 1981.

In 1985 was hired at the Antrim County Sheriffs’ Office as a dispatcher/Corrections officer and went to the road patrol shortly after that.

Was school liaison officer for 18 years teaching the D.A.R.E. program (Drug Abuse Resistance Education).

Was a volunteer fire fighter for 13 years and an ambulance EMT for 10 years.

Received my Master’s degree in Occupational Education in 1993 from Ferris State University.

Was promoted to Undersheriff in 1992 which was held until 2008 when I ran for Sheriff and won. We are now entering into our third term uncontested.

I am have been married to Robin for 30 years and have three children Julie, Andrew and Jeremy.


Grade A means that the crime rate is lower than the average U.S. district. Antrim is 81 percent secure, which means that 19% of districts are safer and 81% are more dangerous. This analysis only applies to the correct boundaries of Antrim district. For nearby districts, see the table of nearby areas below.

Crime in Antrim County is 24.18 per 1,000 inhabitants in the standard year. People living in Antrim County generally consider the northeastern part of the province to be the safest.

Your chances of being a crime victim in Antrim County can be as much as 1 in 25 in the southeast district or 1 in 75 in the northeast province. However, look at the section on interpreting the crime map, because comparing the crime rate as with any other crime is not as intuitive as it seems.

Crime in Antrim County is 24.18 per 1,000 inhabitants in the standard year. People living in Antrim County generally consider the northeastern part of the province to be the safest.

The population health category assesses access to care, healthy behaviors, health conditions, mental health and resulting health outcomes within communities.

Amber Cyman isn’t just an expert real estate agent who can help you buy or sell a property in Antrim. She and her team of real estate experts also provide unmatched marketing so you could sell your home quickly. They use social media, realtor listing sites, and virtual walkthroughs to reach as many prospective buyers as possible.

Amber’s social media page alone has more followers than any other realtor in the area. Their community pages total over 200,000 people and they are still growing, which means they have an incredible reach via social media.

Amber Cyman Real Estate also uses the Traverse Area Home Search, which has the most followers of any realtor listing site on Facebook with over 15,000 members. As the admin of some of the biggest Facebook real estate pages in Michigan, Amber has the greatest social media reach out of any real estate agent in Michigan.

For each home listing, Amber’s team offers a virtual walkthrough plus drone footage even on vacant land.

As for availability, Amber picks up her phone whenever possible, making her the most accessible real estate agent for buyers and sellers in town.

Amber Cyman Real Estate uses repeatable processes and captive audiences to ensure that each listing gets the attention it deserves. Amber prides herself in successfully bringing a property and client together using strategic marketing plans. She is a natural negotiator, so she is able to stay calm even through stressful and complicated times, and that’s what truly separates Amber Cyman Real Estate from the crowd.

Amber Cyman Real Estate has a technology stack that alerts clients through text or email when a new listing pops up. This means that even in a highly competitive real estate market, her clients are always the first to know. Work with Amber Cyman Real Estate and win the home of your dreams in Antrim.