Tag: michigan

Slideshow: The Best Home Basketball Courts

Home court advantage is a huge thing especially as we start getting down the wire with college basketball. Winning on the road is no easy task especially in conference play. Same goes for the NBA where every team wants to be able to play in front of their own fans, sleep in their own beds and have the comfort of a familiar court. To a basketball player, your home court is one of your favorite places to be. So why not have a basketball court for your home?

Slideshow: 5 Big Game Worthy Man Caves

Games as big as the Super Bowl require a larger than life experience. You want a really big TV, some exceptional snacking options and an incredible place to watch the game. We went hunting for just the right type of room to watch the Super Bowl on coldwellbanker.com and came across 848 homes currently for sale that have the term “man cave” in the property description.

Two of the Best Suburban Places to Live

This past month Coldwell Banker Real Estate released its latest study on the Best Places to Live for various types of people and focused this last one on those we refer to as Suburbanites.

Real Estate Headlines for the First Full Week of August

The East Coast has mugginess galore and wherever you’re reading this from I’m sure you’re in the midst of the dog days of summer. Before the week passes us by here are some real estate headlines to keep you on the pulse of what’s happening in housing.

Grand Rapids Michigan is the Comeback Kid

Don’t we all love an underdog? From Rocky to the 1980 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team to Butler in recent editions of March Madness. But in real estate, allow this to be the third installment of our love affair with the “comeback kid” – Grand Rapids, Michigan.

May 24 / 2012

The Most Beautiful Place to Live in America

Ever wonder what it would be like to live in the most beautiful place in America? That’s gotta be pretty cool. Well now we know where that place is. According to Good Morning America it’s Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan.

August 19 / 2011

The Great American Comeback of Grand Rapids Michigan

Remember back in June when Newsweek declared that Grand Rapids was a dying city? Remember when they fought back with an incredible video that showcased the vibrancy of the city and its people? Well this Rocky-esque story is continuing! Grand Rapids is an underdog that continues to show resiliency!

August 15 / 2011

Long Live Grand Rapids Michigan

Who doesn’t love a great comeback? Whether it’s Rocky, Rudy, or Friday Night Lights, I’m a sucker for the underdog. A great story that has gotten attention this week is the fighting spirit of the people of Grand Rapids, Michigan.

June 03 / 2011