If you’re looking to live in the Detroit area, the suburbs just to the east of the city are a good place to begin your search. Saint Clair Shores, Grosse Pointe and Eastpointe are all within an easy drive of the downtown area and there are also many other cities in this region. Apartments in east suburbs of Detroit can also be found in towns such as Grosse Pointe Woods and Grosse Pointe Shores. Close to the banks of Lake St. Clair, these cities afford those who live there quick access to recreation as well as proximity to the amenities of downtown Detroit.
Eastpointe is a town with just over 34,000 residents, and it is characterized by an abundance of brick homes. With eight parks and quick access to the water, the city has plenty of recreational opportunities. Macomb County, where most of these towns are located, is considered to be the freshwater boating capital of the world. Saint Clair Shores is also situated right in this region and it has a similar appeal. Grosse Pointe is yet another city perched on the shores of Lake St. Clair. This area of the state has almost everything you could want—a big city nearby and plenty of pretty scenery out the window.