June 13, 2023

House built by Tech Center students hits the market

Kitchen in new house
House for sale built by KCTC students
Students working on house


GRAND RAPIDS - Kent Career Tech Center students spent the last two years learning construction skills and building a brand new house and now it is time for that house to become a home. 

2546 Orchard View Drive - New House Built by StudentsThe approximately 3,200-square-foot house at 2546 Orchard View Dr. NE is finished and is hitting the market. Kent ISD is accepting sealed bids for the home until 3 p.m. on July 10.  The minimum bid for the home is $350,000.

The home features a finished daylight basement with four bedrooms (two on the main floor and two on the lower level) and three bathrooms. Other amenities include:

  • Main floor laundry room
  • Walk-in pantry
  • Walk-in closets in primary bedroom and one of the lower-level bedrooms
  • Central air conditioning
  • Landscaping, irrigation and hydro-seeding
  • 24' x 24' garage

The home is conveniently located near highways near Leonard Street and Maryland Avenue NE.

To place a bid, see the attached documents above.

Pantry in new home for sale  Kitchen in new home for sale Interior of new house for sale Team of students who built the house at 2546 Orchard View