As summer winds down, we all want more time near the water. Getting out to Lake Michigan can be a bit of drive, but there are some pretty spectacular lakes and rivers here in Kent County... and what if you owned a house on one?  

If you dream of living the waterfront lifestyle, but think it's out of your price range, here are the 5 cheapest waterfront homes we found for sale in Kent County.

 

12712 Glorietta Drive, Sand Lake $69,950

(Rodney Thiss, Five Star Real Estate, via Zillow)

With Grand Rapids being hailed among the "Best Towns Ever 2017" and  "Best Cities to Start Your Career"  the real estate market is booming.

We've all heard stories of houses being on the market for just minutes before they're snatched up. So if any of these places grab your interest, I'd say make a move before your waterfront living dreams disappear!

 

1955 Laraway Lake Dr SE, Grand Rapids - $159,900

(Ashleigh VanDuinen, Re/max United via Realtor.com)

4442 Abrigador Trl NE, Comstock Park $164,900

(John Schlundt-Bodien , Greenridge Realty [Summit] , via Realtor.com)

Got a best friend who wants to live on the water too? Be neighbors! Here's another house for sale on the Grand River in Comstock Park:

4450 Abrigador Trl NE, Comstock Park- $169,900

(John Schlundt-Bodien, Greenridge Realty [Summit] via Realtor.com)

3550 Wilson Ave SW, Grandville- $189,900

(Doretha Ardoin, Greenridge Realtyvia Realtor.com)

Are pools more your thing? Here are the 5 cheapest houses we found for sale in Grand Rapids.