Traverse Stainless & Millwork: Making It in Northern Michigan

Including its two co-owners, Traverse Stainless & Millwork normally has a workforce of just seven people. But the company carries some real weight nationally in a lucrative niche market. Ninety percent of its work involves building, then installing interiors for airport restaurants, stores, bars and...

Interest rates, inventory and home values in the New Year

By every metric, 2021 was a whirlwind year for real estate and mortgage lending. Of course, if you live in northern Michigan, you probably already knew that. Our local housing market has rarely been hotter. You didn’t have to go far this year to hear tales...