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Freyling Mendels | Wealthy Street Apartments

There has been a lot of buzz going around the new development being built in the Wealthy Street Business District, and rightly so. Freyling Mendels is a mixed use apartment complex with a commercial retail and space for a restaurant. Coming from a rich historic background, the name Freyling Mendels gives homage to the past […]

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Weekend Events: March 3rd to 5th

Looks like some decent weather this weekend! Lots of things happening in Grand Rapids this weekend. One of the biggest events is the Bid for Bachelors and Bachelorettes that goes to help the local Friends and Families of Cystic Fibrosis at the JW Marriot. We are proud that two of our agents have stepped up and […]

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Jan 2017 Market Updates

The real estate market in West Michigan is an extremely strong sellers market. The number of closed sales in January is up by 3% and increased volume by 12%. We are still experiencing a significant shortage of homes for sale on the market. Currently, there is 1.6 months of available properties. The preferred number is […]

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Weekend Events: Feb 18th and 19th, 2017

Lots of great things going on this weekend! They are predicting warmer weather this weekend. We think the people that have been suffering from cabin fever will be out, stretching their legs and donning their sunglasses. If you’re looking for things to do, we’ve narrowed it down to 3 fun events that you could get […]

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Want to see what happens Behind the Scenes? Follow us on Instagram!

We’re excited to introduce Blu House Properties new Instagram account! @bluhouseproperties features behind the scenes looks from the office, unique spaces, Blu House Events, and more! Stay up to date with us in a fun new way and tag us in your Blu House-related photos, and also use the hashtag #bluhouseproperties.

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Congratulations Rachael, GRARLA Class of 2015!

We are excited to congratulate our very own Associate Broker at Blu House Properties, Rachael Veldkamp, for being invited to participate in the Grand Rapids Association of REALTORS Leadership Academy (GRARLA). Rachael is one of the 20 GRAR members invited to participate in 2015. GRARLA is a dynamic program of experiences, education, and opportunities that […]

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10 Stereotypes About Grand Rapids That Are Actually True

10 Stereotypes About Grand Rapids That Are Actually True has a great article out that talks about some stereotypes associated with Grand Rapids, MI. The best part is they’re totally true. Below are a few of our favorites. 1. It Has Grand Rapids 4. Beers Lurk Around Every Corner 5. It’s God’s Country Click here for the full list.

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Did You Know These 29 Things About Grand Rapids?

Grand Rapids, MI has so much to offer it’s amazing. Luckily for us put together a list of 29 things people should know about Grand Rapids before you move here. Below is a list of a few of our favorites. You can check out the full list here. 6. It’s The Hot Dog Place […]

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Welcome to 2014!

We can’t believe 2014 is here already! It’s going to be a great year for Grand Rapids real estate. Forbes just listed Grand Rapids / Wyoming in the number 11th position for “best buy cities”. Get in touch with us early this year! Now is the time to start getting your home ready to sell […]

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2013 West Michigan Real Estate Recap

Every year seems to go faster and faster and 2013 was no exception. Here’s a quick recap and thank you from Blu House Properties owner Ryan Ogle.

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