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An Extraordinary Design

Filed in Feature Homes by on April 2, 2015
An Extraordinary Design

Ten years ago, she spotted a lake lot for sale in a development surrounded by established trees.

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Lighthouse Living

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Lighthouse Living

Gina Paulson has always loved the sea. As a little girl, she dreamed about living in a lighthouse.

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Leaving a Legacy

Filed in Feature Homes by on February 3, 2015
Leaving a Legacy

In 2013, Paula Boehm listened to an area property owner’s mission, vision and dreams for Craftsman-style home. She nodded, leaned in, made notes and listened attentively as her client spoke…

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Nantucket in Northern Minnesota

Filed in Feature Homes by on February 3, 2015
Nantucket in Northern Minnesota

Patrick and Maryann are from the same small town. Both went away to college, discovered each other on a whole new level, fell in love, got married, and returned to start their lives together…

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In with the Old

Filed in Feature Homes by on January 1, 2015
In with the Old

When Deb Benedict is asked to name the aspect that was most influential in the design of her home, she replies simply “Mike.” It is easy to see why as you walk through the 6,000-square-foot home…

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Scenic Serenity

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 18, 2014
Scenic Serenity

They never entertained a grand plan to move to the lake or desired to build a home on a lake lot. So when Cameron Wischer came home one day – shortly after looking at a lot…

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From Sketches to Success

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 2, 2014
From Sketches to Success

For over twenty years, Jeff and Connie Schoenack dreamed of a rustic lake home that echoed their love for the outdoors – inside and out. About a year ago, they took those dreams and…

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A Renovation Built for Today and Tomorrow

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 2, 2014
A Renovation Built for Today and Tomorrow

Renovation is more than a vocation for retired real estate broker Dick Owen; it’s a passion. Owen, along with wife Judy, has been honing his remodeling skills for more than three decades…

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A Sanctuary on Sylvan Lake

Filed in Feature Homes by on December 2, 2014
A Sanctuary on Sylvan Lake

Don and Carol Vogt have created a seasonal respite from metro-area living in a beautiful home along the northern shores of Sylvan Lake in East Gull Lake.

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Building on Family

Filed in Feature Homes by on November 25, 2014
Building on Family

During a weekend soccer tournament, Pat walked by a real estate office and noticed a home for sale on Lake Michigan. Finding the property, he called his wife, Louise. “If you don’t come up here…”

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