Q: What is the size and depth of Turtle Lake?
A: Turtle Lake is a 40 acre lake and is approximately 70 feet at its deepest point. Turtle Lake is a quiet lake, while Upper Long Lake is all sports.
Q: What kinds of boats are permitted on Turtle Lake?
A: Electric motored boats under 20 feet in length and 9 feet in width.
Q: Is there fishing allowed on Turtle Lake?
A: Fishing in Turtle Lake is permitted at this time and must be conducted according to the rules of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, (“MDNR”). Largemouth bass must be immediately released and returned into Turtle Lake.
Q: What is the size of the Turtle Lake Community?
A: The Turtle Lake Community is approximately 256 acres.
Q: With which school system is Turtle Lake affiliated?
A: With the advantages of a lower millage rate, Turtle Lake is primarily Pontiac Schools. There are a few lots available in the Bloomfield School District and access to Bloomfield Schools on a tuition basis. In addition, there are several private schools with exceptional ratings in the area.
Q: Is it true that there are celebrities that live in Turtle Lake?
A: The identities of Turtle Lake residents are protected.
Q: What are the sizes of the home sites?
A: The home sites vary from half an acre to over 3 acres. The average home site is approximately one acre.
Q: What are the available amenities at Turtle Lake?
A: In a private, gated community, Turtle Lake residents appreciate a 24-hour security team, on-site concierge services, maintained walking trails and surroundings that are truly magnificent.
Q: What is the price range of properties in Turtle Lake?
A: Home sites start at $199,000.
Q: What are the styles of home found at Turtle Lake?
A: The style of home at Turtle Lake is best described as traditional, timeless elegance. Natural materials such as wood, stone and brick are required. Synthetic materials are not permitted.
According to the master deed, “Every dwelling will otherwise be designed, developed, and constructed to be dignified and to be harmonious and complimentary with every other dwelling; and the Condominium will be developed as a refined and exclusive residential community of the highest architectural, construction, and aesthetic standards.
Q: What are the minimum and maximum square footage requirements for building?
A: The minimum square footage of a single lot is 3,000 square feet and 5,000 square feet for a double lot. The maximum is 10,000 square feet for a single lot and a maximum of 15,000 square feet for a double lot.
Q: Is there a build time requirement when purchasing a home site?
A: There is no build time requirement at this time.
Q: How is the Homeowner’s Association governed?
A: The Board of Directors of the Association has all of the powers and duties necessary to administer the Association and the Condominium. At annual meetings of the association, a number of directors will be elected that is equal to the number of directors whose terms have then expired. At these meetings all of the nominees to be directors will be identified to the owners on a single ballot and the nominees who receive the highest number of voles will be elected, up to the number of nominees that is equal to the number of directors whose terms have then expired.