Michigan Magic

Bewitched by the state’s northern beauty, a couple crafts a gorgeous retreat. Photography: Jeff Garland.

Seasonal Retreat

Renovated lakefront home provides a warm-weather getaway. Photography by James Haefner.

Chic Retreat

A 1970s Up North cottage gets a beautiful makeover for an active family. Photography by Beth Singer.

Comfort & Joy

A custom log cabin in northern Michigan serves a family well. Photography by Dan Speckman, Don Rutt Photography.
Bob Benjamin was born in this house, first owned by his parents, in 1923.

Painting the Past

A writer has a brush with history as he shares his colorful Mackinac tale

Beauty in the Details

This lakeside Nantucket-style home is a knockout, thanks to distinctive custom touches throughout. Photography by Martin Vecchio.

Natural Habitat

Thoughtfully renovated home reflects its coveted location on the Thornapple River. Photography by Ashley Avila and GS Studios.

Colorful Character

Happy hues define this high-energy home on Walloon Lake. Photography by Glass Lakes Photography.

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.