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Welcome to Brighton

Discover true small-town charm in lovely Brighton. This community in the greater Metro Detroit area is one of two incorporated cities in Livingston County. With lovely homes, a dynamic downtown, and excellent schools, consider calling Brighton home.

Brighton: Quality Is a Way of Life

Quiet residential neighborhoods, an excellent local school system, and easy access to larger areas of Metro Detroit for employment opportunities make Brighton an ideal neighborhood. You’ll enjoy a high quality of life with unique fixtures like the abundance of locally-owned shops downtown and landmarks like the Millpond.

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Live, Work, and Play in Brighton

Arts & culture

Brighton is absolutely packed with cultural opportunities. The Brighton Center for the Performing Arts brings Broadway-quality theatre to the town, and residents look forward to summer concerts during the Brighton Kiwanis Club’s Gazebo Concerts. The totally unique Brighton Coffeehouse and Theater bridges the gap between dining and entertainment by combining coffee with dramatic arts, music, and cinema.

Shopping & dining

Downtown Brighton isn’t just for residents. Visitors come from all over to experience the completely charismatic historic buildings and locally-owned businesses. Community favorites include Cooper & Binkley Jewelers, 2 Dandelions Bookstore, and Bink & Babas Boutique. Dine at breweries like Brewery Becker and Culture Beer & Cheese, plus classic Italian at Ciao Amici and trademark Michigan fudge at Total Cluster Fudge.

A+ schools

Residents of Brighton are in the Brighton Area School District, which covers Brighton and surrounding townships in Livingston County. With seven schools, students attend from elementary through high school. In addition to traditional, rigorous academic curriculum, the District is known for its experimental approaches to improving educational outcomes, including the highly-regarded social and emotional learning dogs program.

Career opportunities

Employment opportunities within Brighton include manufacturing, healthcare, and retail. Major employers include the University of Michigan’s Brighton Health Center, Package Design & Manufacturing, Unified Industries, and Corrigan Oil. Less than 30 minutes away, the large university town of Ann Arbor has endless growth industries, making Brighton a comfortable commute to some of the country's top companies.

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Ready to Find Home in Brighton?

Brighton is truly a one-of-a-kind community, and I'd love to help you find your new niche. Whether you're buying or selling a home in the Brighton area, feel free to give me a call—I look forward to being your agent for life!

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