The Lowdown on Condos

Have you ever considered condo living? The benefits for many include less yard and exterior maintenance, shared common spaces like pools and fun hang out areas and a sometimes easier ability to get to know other locals. That’s what can happen when you share a wall right? West Michigan has a plethora of condo options,Continue reading “The Lowdown on Condos”

YPN Leadership Conference, August 2021, Chicago

Last week I had the opportunity to represent our local GRAR (Greater Regional Alliance of Realtors) association at the YPN (Young Professionals Network) Leadership Conference hosted by NAR (National Association of Realtors) in Chicago. We have a lot of acronyms in this industry… At this event the local association chair, vice-chair and/or association liaisons comeContinue reading “YPN Leadership Conference, August 2021, Chicago”

Gift Wrapping: Traditions that are Repeated and Passed Down

My grandmother was a talented gift wrapper. Every gift was meticulously prepared, with high-end papers, beautiful bows, jingly bells, mini-wreaths, fancy garland, and extraordinary name tags. My mother (not the same side of the family) gets creative as well. In the past, she has printed out photos of our family members to use as theContinue reading “Gift Wrapping: Traditions that are Repeated and Passed Down”