Venture Properties
Perry Pentiuk
231 631-2119231 631-2119

Perry Pentiuk

231 631-2119231 631-2119

MLIVE – From Ordinary Ranch to Mid Century Modern Smart House

TRAVERSE CITY, MI – What was once an ordinary ranch house on Old Mission Peninsula has been transformed into an energy-efficient showplace that can be controlled from a smartphone or tablet.

The 3-acre homestead also celebrates its rural setting with a chicken coop that mimics the ultra-modern architecture of the home.

Realtor Perry Pentiuk of Venture Properties has listed the 5,098-square-foot house for $1.5 million. Owners Aaron and Anna Price decided to sell after moving to Southeast Michigan after enrolling their children in the Cranbrook Institute.

Located at the end of a long driveway just four miles from downtown Traverse City, Pentiuk said the wooded setting offers seclusion while remaining close to the city.

The Prices are leaving behind a 5-bedroom home they transformed from a 1970s-era ranch-style house into a luxury home whose spacious glass and design open up the home’s wooded setting and Old Mission Peninsula’s famous vineyards nearby.

Pentiuk says the house is packed with features that allow the radiant-heated floors, sound system and kitchen appliances to be controlled from a smartphone or tablet.

“They’ve got about $100,000 worth of smart stuff in there,” he said.

Ray Kendra of Environment Architects was the visionary behind the re-construction of the house, using green building principles that included a geo-thermal heating system, and green roofs… Read full article on MLive

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Perry Pentiuk

Managing Broker, Builder

P.O. Box 1140, Leland, MI 49654

231 631-2119231 631-2119 office

Venture Property, Inc.

PO Box 1140, Leland, MI 49654

As Managing Broker of Venture Properties: I have specialized in Leelanau County real estate sales since 1980. I have past and present real estate sales records in both Leelanau and Grand Traverse Counties. My specialty is listing and selling Leland Townships land and homes for which I have been blessed to dominate in both areas.