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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SUTTONS BAY Real Estate & Homes for Sale

Suttons Bay is a village in Leelanau County, Michigan with a population of 623 as of the 2020 US census. This is an increase from the recorded population of 618 during the 2010 census. Suttons Bay has a total area of 1.25 square miles, all of which are land, according to the United States Census Bureau.

This village is located within Suttons Bay Township, on the shore of an inlet of Lake Michigan known as Suttons Bay. It is also located fifteen miles north of Traverse City, along M-22. Suttons Bay as a whole is a very small village that has a nice suburban rural mix feel that most residents love.

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

Tourism plays a big role in the Suttons Bay economy. Visitors know it for its cultural activities such as the Suttons Bay Art Festival and the Suttons Bay Jazzfest. It is also known for its part in the Michigan cherry industry, producing many varieties of sweet and tart cherries. Harvest usually takes place in mid-July to August.

But Suttons Bay isn’t just a nice place to visit: you may fall in love with this place and want to live here because of its incredible atmosphere. It has plenty of restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and parks. The public schools are also highly rated.

Work with Amber Cyman and find the home of your dreams in Suttons Bay.

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 Suttons Bay. 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 Suttons Bay, 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 Suttons Bay, 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 Suttons Bay 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 Suttons Bay, Leelanau County, Antrim County and most places within 45 minutes or so of her office in Traverse City.


The population was 618 at the 2010 census.

The village was incorporated in 1898 and is located within Suttons Bay Township

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Suttons Bay, MI are white (non-Hispanic) (93.6%), white (Hispanic) (2.02%), black or African American (non-Hispanic) (1.84%), Asian (non-Hispanic) )) (1.29%) and Two + (non-Hispanic) (1.29%). 0% of households in Suttons Bay, MI speak a non-English native language as the primary language.

Tilco Inc

Tilco Inc is located in Suttons Bay, MI, United States and is part of the Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing Industry. Tilco Inc has 9 total employees across all of its locations and generates $438,826 in sales (USD). (Sales figure is modelled).

Households in Suttons Bay, MI have a median annual income of $76,875, which is more than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States.

The median listing home price in Suttons Bay, MI was $425K in January 2022, trending down -46.8% year-over-year.

Public Beaches:


  1. Suttons Bay Village Marina


326 Front St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, United States


  1. Hendryx Park & Beach


3711 S Lee Point Rd, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, USA


  1. Van’s Beach


205 Cedar St, Leland, MI 49654, United States


  1. Suttons Bay Beach

416 Front St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, United States



  1. Maple Bay Natural Area


US-31, Williamsburg, MI 49690, United States



Boat Launches:


Suttons Bay Public Boat Launch

601 Front St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, United States


Boat Ramp

5019 S W Bay Shore Dr, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, United States


Suttons Bay Marina

326 Front St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682, United States

Suttons Bay averages 103 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

Suttons Bay, Michigan gets 31 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

July is the warmest month for Suttons Bay with an average temperature of 79.3 ° and is considered colder than most areas of Michigan. In Suttons Bay there are 4 pleasant months with high temperatures ranging from 70-85 °. The most beautiful months of the year for Suttons Bay are August, July and June.

Suttons Bay is 3.7 days a year when high temperatures are above 90 °, which is colder than most areas of Michigan.

The warmest month is February with 16 ° C and the coldest night in Suttons Bay. It is warmer than most areas of Michigan.


Elementary Schools in Suttons Bay Public Schools


Suttons Bay Elementary School

310 Elm St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682


Suttons Bay Virtual School

310 Elm St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682


Middle Schools in Suttons Bay Public Schools

Suttons Bay Senior High School

500 South Elm St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682


Suttons Bay Virtual School

310 Elm St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682


High Schools in Suttons Bay Public Schools

Suttons Bay Senior High School

500 South Elm St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682


Suttons Bay Virtual School

310 Elm St, Suttons Bay, MI 49682


School Rankings:


Leelanau Montessori Public School Academy

Charter School

310 S Elm St

Suttons Bay, MI 49682

(231) 271-8609


Suttons Bay Elementary School

Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%

310 Elm St

Suttons Bay, MI 49682

(231) 271-8600


Leland Public School

Rank:7/10 Top 50%

200 North Grand Ave

Leland, MI 49654

(231) 256-9857

Old Mission Peninsula School

2699 Island View Rd

Traverse City, MI 49686

(231) 933-7420

Northport Public School

Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%

Rank:5/10 Bottom 50%

104 Wing St

Northport, MI 49670

Stites Natural Area- rolling terrain and ridgeline trails. 

Bahle Park- sledding hills, hiking trails, and cross-country skiing.

Coal Dock Park- located on the south side of the marina. Offers fishing pier, picnic tables, footbridge, wetlands, and nature walking path.

North Park- boat launch, pavilion, picnic tables, restrooms. Pavilion able to be reserved for family gatherings.

Waterwheel Park- located one block up St. Mary’s St. from the downtown village. Offers picnic tables and a running stream to the waterwheel. Great tourist location for photo opportunities. Activities enjoyed here include tennis, basketball, or pickleball.



  1. Hop Lot Brewing Company

American, Bar


  1. Martha’s Leelanau Table



  1. VI Grill

Pizza, American


  1. Boone’s Primetime Pub

American, Bar


  1. 45th Parallel Cafe

American, Cafe


  1. North Country Grill and Pub

American, Bar


  1. Streetside Grille

American, Bar


  1. Bean Rows Bakery

Bakeries, French


  1. Roman Wheel Pizza and Subs



  1. Chimoski Bakery

Bakeries, American

In Suttons Bay, Michigan, there are 2 police departments that serve 533 people over an area of ​​2 square miles. For 266 people per square kilometer, there are about 1 police department.

In Michigan, Suttons Bay ranks 39th out of 1,091 police department cities per capita and 40th out of 1,091 police department cities per square mile.

About the Suttons Bay Police Department

The Suttons Bay Police Department, based in Suttons, Michigan, is a law enforcement agency with special police authority in Leelanau County. The primary function of the police department is to prevent crime, stop ongoing crimes, investigate crimes and serve as the first to intervene in emergencies and situations that threaten public security. You can contact the police with questions about:

Criminal Register Suttons Bay

Accident report

Emergency call 9-1-1

Public safety and complaints in Suttons Bay

Fingerprint scanning

Jobs and employment of the Suttons Bay Police Department


A B + sign means that the crime rate is slightly lower than in the average American city. Suttons Bay is 70 percent safe, which means that 30% of cities are safer and 70% of cities are more dangerous. This analysis applies only to the exact boundaries of Suttons Bay. See a table of nearby places below for nearby cities.

Crime in Suttons Bay is 19.64 per 1,000 inhabitants in a standard year. People living in Suttons Bay generally consider the eastern part of the city to be the safest.

Your chances of falling victim to a crime in Suttons Bay can be as high as 1 in 41 in the northwest or 1 in 62 in the east of the city. However, look at the section on interpreting the crime map, because comparing crime as with any crime is not as intuitive as it seems.

Suttons Bay is safer in terms of crime compared to other cities of similar size. The table below compares crime in cities with a similar total population at the city limits. Only in terms of crime rates is Suttons Bay safer than the Michigan average and safer than the national average.

Suttons Bay Township is located in Leelanau County and is one of the best residential areas in Michigan. Living in Suttons Bay Township offers residents a suburban rural mix and most residents own their own homes. Suttons Bay Township has many bars, restaurants, cafes and parks.

Amber Cyman isn’t just an expert real estate agent who can help you buy or sell a property in Suttons Bay. 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 Suttons Bay.