five star real estate: There's No Place Like So-Cal For The Holidays! - 01/05/08 05:20 PM
Being a West Michigan hometown gal who always liked being home for the holidays, I never thought I would say those words in my title line. You see I am rather nostalgic when it comes to the holidays. I love being close to the family and all the Christmas traditions that we have enjoyed together over the years. I like the Christmas decorations and parties. And yes, I like waking up on Christmas morning, jumping out of my bed to hopefully see a fresh white blanket of snow covering our yard and home. Just like it was for many of you (who live in West Michigan) … (11 comments)

five star real estate: Home Sweet Home- Kick Off Your Shoes And Stay Awhile - 12/15/07 04:17 PM
What makes Grand Rapids Michigan such a special place to visit? And even better- to live? I am sure I can come up with a lot of wonderful attributes that make Grand Rapids a stand out but what I think makes it so special is #1 the friendly people and #2 the variety of things to do and see within a relatively small radius.
I will write a subsequent post about the later of the two but for this post I will focus mostly on the subject of the people in GR.
I would like to share with you an article that … (8 comments)

five star real estate: Lights, Camara... Trash Can??? - 11/17/07 06:01 PM

When I first became an agent, I had to take a class with my real estate board on how to use the MLS system. One of the things we were shown was the media option on the MLS. We had to pick a listing and view the inside pictures. I was new and excited about this option. The very first media pictures I pulled up showed a picture of the kitchen with a view overlooking the kitchen trash can! I was grossed out by that and decided to try another listing. This was of a living room shot where someone must have been asked to move their … (35 comments)


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