Creston, Grand Rapids, Michigan Real Estate Overview


Creston Neighborhood Info

#KeepCrestonFunky is the neighborhood chant that keeps us coming back to this unique arts and culture corner of Grand Rapids. Home to diverse and distinct small businesses, a thriving arts Corridor, and Riverside Park which runs alongside the Grand River. Locals and tourists alike LOVE Creston.

Neighborhood Vibe: Fun and Funky

Well Known for: Art Murals

What We Love About This Neighborhood: Residents want to maintain accessibility and affordability in this neighborhood while investing in improvement projects

Elementary School: North of Knapp: Aberdeen Elementary,

South of Knapp: Palmer Elementary

Middle School: Riverside Middle

High School: Union High


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What’s the Creston Real Estate Market Like?

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

Sale Price: $205,025

% of Sales Price vs List Price: 105.23% (5.23% over list price)

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms:  2

Square Footage: 1,372 sq feet

Price Per Square Foot: $155/sq foot

Number of Days a Home is on the Market: 5

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Homes for Sale in Creston

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Home to these great, local businesses


Switchback is a full functioning bike & coffee shop located on Plainfield.

Lucy’s Cafe

A great place for breakfast, lunch, coffee, or baked goods with plenty of vegetarian and vegan options.

Frosty Boy

Proudly serving Michigan made ice cream (Country Fresh, Country Dairy, Hudsonville, and Ashby’s.)

There is also a location in Rockford, but the GR location offers food items as well.

Choo Choo Grill

Cooked to order breakfast till 11a.m & delicious burgers anytime after.

Flip Dog Yoga

Working to flip your perspective about what yoga is and who it is for: everyone in all stages of life.

Renee Austin

Featuring the latest designs in bridal couture for the fashion forward Bride with a wide selection of gowns.

Reservoir Lounge

A dining experience that doesn’t end with dinner: Eat – Drink – Stay – Play

Rustic City Living

Farmhouse furniture, home decor, boutique beauties & customs galore.


Lions + Rabbits

From weddings to community parties to pop up shows – all are welcome to experience this wonderland.

Graydon’s Crossing

This pub offers a global atmosphere along. Enjoy homegrown Michigan beers to Old World Belgium styles. Daily specials on beer, wine, cocktails, and pitchers! 

Center District Cyclery

A Bicycle repair shop in addition to selling bikes & bike accessories.

Gaia Cafe

A beloved cafe specializing in their extra fresh fruit juices and smoothies. You also cannot miss out on trying a Gaia Cookie.

Cafe Mamo

Cafe Mamo

An aesthetic Creston spot specializing in cocktails, mocktails, and American dishes

Local Park

Riverside Park

Riverside Park runs along the Grand River and provides beautiful views and area to get outside!

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