Romeo MI Homes & Real Estate

Romeo is a village in Macomb County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 3,596 at the 2010 census. The village is situated at the southeast corner of Bruce Township, with a portion extending south into Washington Township. Armada Township is adjacent to the east and Ray Township to the southeast.

Romeo is known for its Peach Festival, which takes place every year during Labor Day weekend. This event dates back to 1931 and includes a car show, floral parade, craft show, and many other events.

Tillson Street in Romeo is known for its elaborate Halloween decorations. Thousands trick-or-treat Tillson Street every Halloween to see the homeowners' one-of-a-kind Halloween stages.

On February 14 of each year, the village of Romeo offers a special dual postmark with the community of Juliette, Georgia. This tradition began in 1994, as a nod to the William Shakespeare play, Romeo and Juliet.

A settlement here was originally occupied by the indigenous Chippewa (Ojibwe), an Algonquian-speaking people who were part of a large language family of tribes extending to the Atlantic Coast. Those tribes around the Great Lakes are thought to have migrated to this area by the 12th century.

The early European-American settlers in this area referred to the Chippewa settlement as Indian Village. In the 1820s and 1830s more migrant European-American families began to settle in the area, building homes and establishing businesses. They renamed the community as Hoxie's Settlement, named after a man who opened an inn on main street. In 1839, Hoxie's Settlement became incorporated and was renamed as the village of Romeo.[4] The name was suggested by the wife of local merchant Nathaniel Taylor because it was "short, musical, classical and uncommon."  Romeo celebrated its 175th anniversary as of March 9, 2013.

Panoramic map of Romeo with list of landmarks, 1868

Romeo once served as a trading center for the timber industry, and had many mills processing lumber from the region. Many wealthy timber families resided there. Dozens of stately Victorian mansions survive. Romeo is distinct in the area for having a fairly robust, traditional downtown, which has never suffered a major fire. Because of this, some stores and restaurants downtown have features such as original tin ceilings from the Civil War. In the early 20th century, Romeo was the site of an early business devoted to the new automobile industry: the Detroit Auto Vehicle Company operated here from 1904 until 1908.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.02 square miles (5.23 km2), all land.

Romeo plays host to the annual Michigan Lavender Festival every summer, at the height of lavender season.[9] Romeo also hosts a Michigan Peach Festival annually on Labor Day weekend. Started in 1931 to promote the local orchards, in the early 21st century, festival events include a 5K/10K run, a car show, three parades, craft show, Kidsfest, and carnival rides. A yearly Peach Queen is chosen to preside over events and represent Romeo. The Michigan Peach Festival is sponsored by the Romeo Lions Club fraternal organization.[10]

Romeo also conducts the Romeo Zombie Walk, a food drive to aid homeless/needy veterans.

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Romeo December 1, 2022
12
Listed
45
Avg. DOM
$165.19
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$284,500
Med. List Price
12 Properties
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,028
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
2
Days on Site
20221002649
MLS
COZY UPDATED CONDO WITH FINISHED BASEMENT TUCKED AWAY IN THE ROMEO VILLAGE.
DOORWALL TO BACK DECK AND GRASS AREA.
NEW LAMINATE FLOORING IN KITCHEN AND LIVING ROOM.
ENJOY MAINTENANCE...
$250,000
Neighborhood: Romeo Park
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,137
Sq.Ft.
1949
Year Built
15
Days on Site
20221061772
MLS
Beautiful updated home featuring a detached, 2-car garage, a newer deck and glass block windows, central air, hardwood floors and wood trim throughout. The kitchen has gorgeous oak cabinets. The bath...
$439,900
Neighborhood: Musseys Addition
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,186
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
16
Days on Site
20221062121
MLS
Welcome home!! Situated right in the heart of the village of Romeo this gorgeous newer home is finished from top to bottom with a neutral pallet throughout. It has all the benefits of a new build...
$230,000
Neighborhood: Romeo Towne Square Condo
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,200
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
22
Days on Site
20221059206
MLS
Beautiful end brick ranch condo unit... Open concept, two full bathrooms, first floor laundry, full basement and two car attached garage. Appliances included... Close to downtown..
$345,000
Neighborhood: Fellow & Mcintyre Addition
4
Beds
2
Baths
2,422
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
27
Days on Site
20221038511
MLS
Beautiful and unique home in the Village of Romeo one block North of Tillson Street. HOME QUALIFIES FOR MULTIPLE HOMEBUYER GRANTS- CONTACT LISTING AGENT FOR MORE DETAILS. Extensive Renovations in...
$219,900
Neighborhood: Brownells Subdivision
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,662
Sq.Ft.
1962
Year Built
35
Days on Site
58050094561
MLS
4 bedroom brick & vinyl sided home on a 5 block crawlspace! Needs some cosmetic updates is all - Just some carpet, paint and update the counter tops! Downtown Romeo walk to Downtown and elementary...
$475,000
Neighborhood: Paton Manor #723
4
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
3,248
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
45
Days on Site
58050093568
MLS
Stunning 3,200 sq. ft. custom condominium in the heart of Romeo Village. Many recent updates include 2 remodeled Primary Bathrooms, Granite counters thru-out, all appliances, Hardwood Floors,...
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,450
Sq.Ft.
1863
Year Built
60
Days on Site
58050091988
MLS
Great location to create you dream home! An easy walk to Downtown Romeo to shops and restaurants. Great investment as the town continues to grow. Almost half an acre of wooded lot located between to...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,600
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
62
Days on Site
20221044552
MLS
The Ranch of your dreams! 3 Bedroom 3 Bathroom, Beautiful kitchen , casual dining, and much more.. You will appreciate the quality and work done in remodeling this home. The quality of this...
$289,000
Neighborhood: A/P # 05 Romeo/Bruce
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,580
Sq.Ft.
1980
Year Built
70
Days on Site
20221044878
MLS
updated tri-level home with newer garage, beautiful yard to enjoy your evenings. updated home throughout, a real pleasure to show. Close to downtown Romeo and easy access to expressway to get you...
$438,000
Neighborhood: Musseys Addition
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,250
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
79
Days on Site
20221039976
MLS
New Construction in the Heart of the Village of Romeo minute a way to down town walking distance, This Beautiful 2250 sqft 4 Bedrooms,3 Bathrooms 1st floor Laundry Colonial Features a large Butcher...
$280,000
Neighborhood: Romeo Park
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,932
Sq.Ft.
1987
Year Built
114
Days on Site
20221029342
MLS
Ready to fall in love with your new downtown Romeo home? This home features three very spacious bedrooms with more than enough closet space and two full bathrooms. The private fenced back yard and...