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Sunrise, Sunset

Empire new-build makes the most of spectacular views and a location on two lakes
Connecting with the Outdoors - Home featured in Michigan BLUE Magazine

Connecting with the Outdoors

For a new-construction waterfront vacation home on a narrow lot, the goal was to maximize the lakeside living aspect and maintain privacy from the nearby neighbors.

A Michigan Treasure

The waterfront charms and celebrated chronicles of Mackinac Island invite visitors to enjoy the classics and check out what’s new
Copper Peak is North America’s only — and the world’s largest — ski-jumping hill. Visitors can take the long trek to the top to view parts of Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.

Stairway to Heaven

Michigan’s western U.P. gateway serves up an amazing collection of outdoor adventures and natural wonders
Walking the pier at the Manistique East Breakwater Lighthouse is part of the adventure when exploring the community’s beachfront, riverfront, and Lakeview Park.

Three Days in the U.P.

Uncover the scenic lakeside gems of Manistique beyond the usual U.S. 2 fuel stops

Time to Play

Jackson-area waterways, wineries, murals, and more provide fun stepping stones to entertaining weekend getaways

Making Magic

In her two decades of designing homes, Dawn Jacobs has taken on a range of interesting and memorable projects.
Bikers can easily explore the almost 3-mile-long pathway and its many attractions along the Detroit River.

More Expansions On Tap

The Detroit Riverwalk has transformed a 3-mile route into an outdoor lover’s delight.
A colorful cascade of flowers graces almost every major street and welcomes visitors to historic Holland in west Michigan.

Holland’s Extravaganza

Annual Tulip Time spectacular showcases lush gardens, Dutch exhibits and dancing, parades, and few new surprises.

Year-Round Vacation

Major remodel makes the most of a special home on Lake Michigan