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More people want to be in the heart of it all. There's great demand for living in the vibrant downtown of Traverse City. And why not? In addition to the many shops and one-of-a-kind retailers downtown, a large selection of casual and fine dining establishments, two unique movie venues, the historic City Opera House for the performing arts, Old Town Playhouse for theater productions, plenty of bars offering live music, a Farmers Market and, of course, there's the bay all within walking distance. The services available to downtown dwellers range from the post office to many banks, cleaners, churches and even mass transit. Downtown Traverse City cradles the bottom of the great and beautiful West Grand Traverse Bay of Lake Michigan. Downtowners love the fact that they can walk to the beach and marina. The entire waterfront along downtown is a public park.In the 1990's, progressive developers teamed up with local government and the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) to clean and reclaim former industrial property bordering downtown along the Boardman River. Multi-use buildings with housing and upscale condominium projects soon followed. Rivers Edge was a first with upper floor units that overlook the river, city and the bay beyond. Midtown Centre a few blocks away has townhouse-style condominium living.There are many more multi-family housing projects and more in the works. The city has so much too offer anyone that lives in or visits downtown. Traverse City has succeeded at creating downtown housing that complements the community lifestyle.