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The Ultimate Top 40 Boating Playlist

August 3, 2018

Whether you’re cruising and relaxing or having drinks with friends, a day at the lake just isn’t complete without a stellar playlist to feed the mood! These 40 jams are sure to bring a little life to your lakeside party. Top 40 Tunes Boats – Kenny Chesney Wipe Out – The Beach Boys Toes – […]

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The Golden Years: 5 Reasons to Retire at the Lake

July 27, 2018

Work a job you love for about 40 years, cash in on a healthy 401K and retire. It’s the final step of the American dream. Social security, budgeting, health insurance: there’s a lot that goes into it. Ultimately, though, the goal is to comfortably spend one’s golden years in pure, labor-less bliss. That means relaxation […]

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The Most Luxurious Homes on Lake Michigan

July 19, 2018

Lake real estate is a non-traditional niche that varies greatly from your run-of-the-mill residential or commercial markets. Many lake homes serve as secondary, or vacation, homes. This factor, combined with their coveted locations, often place these listings at a higher price point. Lake homes can range from ordinary to downright opulent. We’ve found some of […]

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The 6 Best Books to Get Lost in This Summer

July 13, 2018

School’s out, the lake is buzzing with activity, and the smell of barbecue is in the air–it’s summertime. There are things to do and people to see. However, every once in a while, you’ll find real value in what the Italians call “la dolce far niente,” or the sweetness of doing nothing. Grab a cold drink […]

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Facebook Advertising for Agents: Anti-Discrimination Policies

July 12, 2018

There’s no argument that Facebook advertising has become an essential marketing tool for businesses, real estate included — just ask the more than 1.45 million people who log on to the social media platform each day. Not only is advertising on social media an easy way to reach potential clients, it’s also relatively inexpensive. Ad […]

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Facebook Advertising for Agents: Words to Avoid

July 12, 2018

There’s no argument that Facebook advertising has become an essential marketing tool for businesses, real estate included — just ask the more than 1.45 million people who log on to the social media platform each day. Not only is advertising on social media an easy way to reach potential clients, it’s also relatively inexpensive. Ad […]

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Facebook Advertising for Agents: Boosted Posts and Target Audiences

July 12, 2018

There’s no argument that Facebook advertising has become an essential marketing tool for businesses, real estate included — just ask the more than 1.45 million people who log on to the social media platform each day. Not only is advertising on social media an easy w ay to reach potential clients, it’s also relatively inexpensive. […]

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Happy Lakes Appreciation Month

July 2, 2018

The weather is hot, the sun is beaming, and the days are long. Summer is in full swing, and that means lake season is officially upon us. All around America, vacationers and thrill-seekers are enjoying life on the water. We’d say this is the perfect time to celebrate Lakes Appreciation Month. What is Lakes Appreciation […]

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Lake Home Decor: Living in Style

June 29, 2018

There’s a lot that goes into purchasing a lake home, and the process can be stressful at times. However, there’s more to it than just business. One of the most exciting aspects is knowing you get to start off with a clean slate, explore your style and re-create your living space. Home decor can be […]

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Company Growth: Lake Homes Realty Now Working from Top to Bottom of U.S.

June 27, 2018

Lake Homes Realty is now operating in Maine, Florida and Michigan, bringing the company’s market footprint into 18 states! “Entering these states has been a milestone of Lake Homes Realty,” said company CEO Glenn S. Phillips. “This is really an exciting time for our brokerage.” This expansion is driven by the Inc. 5000 company’s aspirations […]

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