#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 grar.com
Sale Price: $196,683
% of Sales Price vs List Price: 104.77% (4.77% over list price)
Square Footage: 1,363 sq feet
Price Per Square Foot: $150/sq foot
Number of Days a Home is on the Market: 5
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Homes for Sale in Creston
Home to these great, local businesses + activities:
Switchback is a full functioning bike & coffee shop located on Plainfield.
A great place for breakfast, lunch, coffee, or baked goods with plenty of vegetarian and vegan options.
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.
Featuring the latest designs in bridal couture for the fashion forward Bride with a wide selection of gowns.
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.
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.
Riverside Park runs along the Grand River and provides beautiful views and area to get outside!