Houghton County Land Bank Properties

2023 LBA Property Inventory

Questions regarding these properties should be addressed to:

Jeff Ratcliffe
Executive Director

Keweenaw Economic Development Alliance
P.O. Box 724
Houghton, MI 49931

Tel: (906) 482-6817
Email: jeff@kedabiz.com

1. Parcel 31-001-400-111-00

Sixth Avenue
Trimountain (Adams Township)

  • Vacant land.
  • Assessor’s Plat of Trimountain.
  • Candidate for cleanup and redevelopment.
  • The LBA has appealed to Adams Township for assistance with affecting a  positive outcome for the property.
  • For sale signs have been placed on the property

2. Parcel 31-002-120-016-00

26364 Atlantic Street
Laurium (Calumet Township)

  • Vacant land.
  • Florida’s Addition to Laurium.
  • Blighted home has been demolished.

3. Parcel 31-002-420-111-00

57435 Fourth Street
Calumet (Calumet Township)

  • Vacant land.
  • Assessor’s Plat of Blue Jacket Location.
  • Blighted duplex has been demolished.

4. Parcel 31-002-420-112-00

57437 Fourth Street
Calumet (Calumet Township)

  • Vacant land.
  • Assessor’s Plat of Blue Jacket Location.
  • Blighted duplex has been demolished.

5. Parcel 31-002-520-004-70

25608 D Street
Calumet (Calumet Township)

  • Blighted house.
  • Assessor’s Plat of Raymbaultown.
  • Scheduled for demolition in 2023.

6. Parcel 31-003-208-001-00

42108 Willson Memorial Drive
Chassell (Chassell Township)

  • Blighted and collapsed commercial property.
  • Chassell.
  • Formerly Chassell Mercantile.
  • Transfer to developer anticipated in 2023.

7. Parcel 31-003-221-007-00

42299 Hancock Street
Chassell (Chassell Township)

  • Residential home.
  • First Addition to Chassell.

8. Parcel 31-003-221-008-00

42291 Hancock Street
Chassell (Chassell Township)

  • Blighted and collapsed church.
  • First Addition to Chassell.

9. Parcel 31-004-006-003-00

Crystal Lake Road
Sidnaw (Duncan Township)

  • Sliver of vacant land.
  • Approximately 0.1 acre.
  • Candidate for side lot disposition.

10. Parcel 31-010-524-004-00

18870 Superior Location
Houghton (Portage Township)

  • Vacant land.
  • Village of Superior.

11. Parcel 31-014-657-014-00

Arcadia (Torch Lake Township)

  • Vacant land.
  • Village of Arcadia.
  • Candidate for side lot disposition.

12. Parcel 31-014-660-010-00

Arcadia (Torch Lake Township)

  • Vacant land.
  • Village of Arcadia.
  • Candidate for side lot disposition.

13. Parcel 31-041-105-014-00

14. Parcel 31-041-105-015-00

426 Fifth Street
Calumet (Village of Calumet)

  • Blighted commercial property.
  • Village of Calumet.
  • Formerly Erkkila’s Garage.
  • DEQ/EGLE environmental assessment has been completed.
  • Ongoing environmental concerns involving adjacent property.
  • Scheduled for demolition in 2023.

15. Parcel 31-041-109-007-00

102 Sixth Street
Calumet (Village of Calumet)

  • Roofless sandstone structure.
  • Village of Calumet.
  • Herman Flats.
  • Priority candidate for stabilization and renovation.

16. Parcel 31-041-121-010-00

439 Pine Street
Calumet (Village of Calumet)

17. Parcel 31-041-121-010-10

18. Parcel 31-041-121-010-20

19. Parcel 31-041-121-010-30

20. Parcel 31-041-121-011-00

21. Parcel 31-041-121-012-00

22. Parcel 31-041-121-013-00

451 Pine Street and environs
Calumet (Village of Calumet)

  • Blighted commercial property and environs.
  • Village of Calumet.
  • Formerly The Rose & The Thorn.
  • These seven (7) parcels include an unoccupied storefront on the northeast corner of Fifth Street and Pine Street and several adjacent vacant lots within the Village of Calumet.
  • A previous storage agreement with a local non-profit has expired.
  • Scheduled for partial demolition and stabilization in 2023.

23. Parcel 31-041-128-007-00

511 Fifth Street
Calumet (Village of Calumet)

  • Former shophouse.
  • Village of Calumet.
  • Priority candidate for renovation.
  • Could potentially be moved to the 400 block of Fifth Street.

24. Parcel 31-041-128-009-00

501 Pine Street
Calumet (Village of Calumet)

  • Blighted commercial property.
  • Village of Calumet.
  • Formerly Sullivan’s Livery and M&M Painting.
  • Northwest corner of Fifth Street and Pine Street.
  • DEQ/EGLE environmental assessment has been completed.
  • Scheduled for at least partial demolition in 2023.

25. Parcel 31-041-129-004-50

425 Fifth Street
Calumet (Village of Calumet)

  • Blighted sandstone building.
  • Village of Calumet.
  • Priority candidate for continued stabilization and renovation.

26. Parcel 31-041-131-016-00

336 Seventh Street
Calumet (Village of Calumet)

  • Ruins of former church.
  • Village of Calumet.
  • Formerly St. John the Baptist Church, destroyed by fire in 2018.
  • Scheduled for complete cleanup of rubble and site in 2023.

27. Parcel 31-042-101-014-00

106 Ahmeek Street
Copper City (Village of C City)

  • Vacant land.
  • Village of Copper City.

28. Parcel 31-044-104-005-00

116 Osceola Street
Laurium (Village of Laurium)

  • Vacant land.
  • Village of Laurium.
  • Blighted structure has been demolished.

29. Parcel 31-044-116-002-00

206 Hecla Street
Laurium (Village of Laurium)

  • Mixed-use building.
  • Village of Laurium.
  • Priority candidate for renovation.

30. Parcel 31-044-118-018-00

127 Kearsarge Street
Laurium (Village of Laurium)

  • Residential duplex.
  • Village of Laurium.

31. Parcel 31-045-107-014-00

29 First Street
South Range (Village of S Range)

  • Vacant land.
  • Village of South Range.
  • Previous structure has been demolished.