real estate: Breakfast with Santa at the GRPM! - 11/27/17 07:21 AM
The Grand Rapids Public Museum is hosting Breakfast with Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus! Families will get to take home a printed picture, go on an elf hunt, see Let it Snow - the Museum's holiday themed planetariums show, and visit the Brain: The World Inside Your Head exhibit. Breakfast will include pancakes, pastries, eggs, coffee, and juice. 
There will be two sessions: one at 8:30 AM and one at 10 AM on Saturday December 2nd. 
 
Get your tickets today! 
 
 
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real estate: Thanksgiving in GR - 11/14/17 07:52 AM
If you just moved in and have no clue which box you put your pots and pans in, or maybe you are torn between your Aunt Mathilda's and Cousin Sue's and would rather just avoid the whole thing all together this year but a frozen Hungry Man is equally appalling...good news! GR does Thanksgiving, and it does it well. Here's a list of Grand Rapids restaurants that are doing the whole 9 yards. Call soon for reservations because spots are filling up fast. 
Charley's Crab Address: 63 Market Ave SW, Grand Rapids Cost: $30 for adults, $18 for children The Thanksgiving menu … (0 comments)

real estate: Daylight Savings is a Snoozefest! - 11/03/17 07:30 AM
Daylight Savings ends THIS SUNDAY at 2 AM! Don't forget about that extra hour of sleep this weekend and turn your clocks back!
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real estate: Unique GR Staycation - 09/07/17 07:36 AM
Whether you've lived your entire life in Grand Rapids and have just moved from one side of town to the other, or you are new to the area, GR is rich with unique weekend getaways and staycations depending where you look. 
The Local Epicurean, described as Wild Food for Urban People, is a local and artisanal specialty food store located in Eastown offering 100% small batch pastas using local Michigan products. They use century old traditions featuring herbs, vegetables, and flowers to create some of the most delicious pastas we've ever tried. 
Pumpkin & Chipotle Chili, Black Walnut & Cranberry, and Smoked Blue … (1 comments)

real estate: Preparing For an Open House - 09/05/17 11:23 AM

We take open houses very seriously at The Blehm Group to ensure we sell your home to the best of our ability. We take pride in them, but you may still feel a bit overwhelmed leading up to opening day. If you’ve recently decided to sell your home and aren’t sure where to begin in the preparation process, our agents will happily walk you through the ins and outs for a successful open house. 
Some tried and true tips are listed below to get you started: 
De-clutter your space
Your knick-knacks make your space your own and we love that about you. Unfortunately … (0 comments)

real estate: Agent Feature: Ann Ellis - 08/31/17 05:55 AM
Originally from Dallas, Ann grew up embracing southern cuisine and her roots while attending private school before heading to South Carolina. It was there where she pursued a Bachelor’s in Accounting. She moved to Grand Rapids shortly after college where she raised her 4 children. When Ann returned to the the work force she worked at a law firm in legal administration for 12 years. It was through that field that she found real estate. She wanted something bigger and better. Ann got licensed and was mentored for a year before going solo as an agent.
Ann spent 2 years focusing on … (0 comments)

real estate: GR's Best Burger - 08/30/17 12:02 PM
If you haven't heard of Stella's Lounge, we are happy to introduce you. Once lauded (and arguably still so) on MSNBC as one of the most American Burgers this nation has ever seen, Stella's has been voted best burger not just in Grand Rapids, but in America for quite a few years now. 
Located on Commerce and staying open until 2 AM every night of the week, Stella's is a true gem. Between the fun and relaxed arcade atmosphere of the whisky bar and the incredible eats you can find on Stella's menu, it's a GR staple that will change the way you choose burgers. … (0 comments)

real estate: Kent County Parks: Millennium Park - 08/29/17 07:49 AM
We Michiganders appreciate every moment of sunshine and warm weather we can get. Here in GR we are fortunate to have 38 parks in our vicinity managed by the Kent County Parks Department that range from 2 to 1,500 acres. 
One of our favorite parks is Millennium Park off of Maynard Avenue in Walker. It is also one of the nation’s largest urban parks touching areas of GR, Walker, Grandville, and Wyoming. It spands 1,400 acres with six miles on the Grand River. Within the park there is a six-acre beach, splashpad, boat rental facility, approximately 18 miles of trails, and endless … (0 comments)

real estate: Coffee Crawl - 08/28/17 09:49 AM
Grand Rapids is known for its breweries. Dubbed as "Beer City USA" we have a multitude of breweries to choose from ranging from small scale hole-in-the-walls to powerhouses like Founders and Hopcat. 
Rainy days are great opportunities to check out some of these breweries and GR offers a passport to keep track of all the breweries you've visited. However, if coffee is more your style, you'll be happy to know that Grand Rapids has an incredible coffee scene that is highly underrated. 
Below is a list of the 5 best coffee shops in Grand Rapids. Visit them all and decide for yourself which one is your favorite. We … (1 comments)

real estate: Grand Rapids Ballet - 08/28/17 09:35 AM
Located on Ellsworth off the intersection of Grandville and Wealthy, the Grand Rapids Ballet is the only professional ballet in all of Michigan. Under the artistic leadership of Patricia Barker since 2010, GR Ballet has attracted world-class dancers and produced incredible performances, generating international attention. They offer multiple styles of dances choreographed from 20th and 21st centuries and since opening have put on 56 different productions.
The Company is comprised of 24 professional dancers from the United States and around the world. Although the professional ballet has a shorter history, the ballet has actually been around since 1971. Learn about it’s fascinating start here. 
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real estate: West Side Best Side - 08/25/17 08:18 AM
The west side (or "WestSide") first connected to downtown Grand Rapids in 1842 via the footbridge and has since had a common motto from residents: “WestSide, best side!”. It has a rich identity as a melting pot of culture and is considered the most diverse urban neighborhood in GR. 
There is a passionate love for the WestSide that resonates through the Urban neighborhood. It's location is bordered by Richmond Street on the north, Butterworth on the South, the natural border of the Grand River on the east, and a hill parallel to Valley on the West. 
The WestSide is a business districts with a … (0 comments)

 
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