Great Lakes Freighters Coming in to Sturgeon Bay for Winter Layup

Boat Nerd GPS

Winter layup of the Great Lakes freighters at Fincanteri/Bay Shipbuilding is an event so many love to watch. Seeing the ships come through the canal and navigate the bridges in Sturgeon Bay is truly a sight to see. If you can’t make it to Door County, or maybe not be up in the middle of the night when some of those ships come in then you’ll enjoy these videos. Videos are added as the ships arrive and the videographer makes them available.

Northern Door County Real Estate Market Report – Year Ended 12/31/2021

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The 2021 Northern Door County Real Estate Market was more fast and furious than 2020, and often times aggressive in the price buyers were willing to pay for a property. Fewer listings for sale, less days on the market, and higher sale prices in just about every property category were the result that seems to starting off 2022. Read more about the different price categories and how they may apply to your Door County property.

Lake Michigan Homes in Jacksonport

Lake Michigan Jacksonport Shore home view - Thurow

Lake Michigan homes in Jacksonport were popular purchases in 2020 and 2021. Why? Was it the home and its amenities and floorplan? Was it the area—quiet, small town? Was it the lakefront? Almost certainly the driving factor was the lakefront. Find out more about Lake Michigan homes and search all the Door County waterfront home listings here and learn about the latest Lake Michigan homes sold in Jacksonport…

2022 Door County Real Estate How to Compete

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The Door County real estate market in 2021 was fast, furious and sometimes downright aggressive. 2022 may bring more of the same and you wonder how you can compete to get the Door County home, condo, or piece of land you want. Read some sage advice here and begin your search for all the Door County listings at

Glidden Lodge Beach Resort Door County

Glidden Lodge Beach Resort

Glidden Lodge Beach Resort is on the Lake Michigan shore in Door County. Glidden Lodge offers condominium ownership with the ability to rent your unit when you are not in residence–and these units do rent very well. Learn more about Glidden Lodge Beach Resort and search the Glidden Lodge units for sale here…

Brand New Door County Home – SOLD

Packing everything but the kitchen sink

Are you tired of packing everything but the kitchen sink for your Door County weekends? Why not a new home or condo. I just sold 5435 W Sylvan View Circle–just a short walk to Clark Lake–and can find one just like it for you!

New Years Eve 2021 in Door County

New Years Eve Hats

If you’ll be in Door County for 2021 New Years Eve there will be lots of places to dine, listen to great music, and gather with friends to welcome 2022 So many options–on the lake, take out, in-town–you’ll be sure to find one to your liking but be sure to call for reservations!

Christmas Dinner 2021 Whats Open in Door County

Lodge at Leather Smith Christmas 2021

What’s open, who’s serving dinner on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Door County. Find out here. Updated daily between now and Christmas by Lisa Bieri at Shorewest Realtors Door County. Your Door County Real Estate Specialist

Hidden Maples Condominium Sister Bay

Hidden Maples Condominium Sister Bay

Hidden Maples condominium in Sister Bay is tucked away on a private street from which you walk to downtown Sister Bay will all its fun, services and amenities–The market (actually uptown and walkable) the beach, marina, library, lots of dining options, shopping and more. Search all the Hidden Maples condominium homes and all Door County condos here at

Lake Michigan Beach Home

Love 6576 Hwy 57 Home from water

A Lake Michigan beach home is often the first vision someone has for a Door County home. 6576 Highway 57, Jacksonport might fulfill your dream. Really, a home anywhere on the water in Door County will do for some. What makes a Lake Michigan beach home or cottage special, and how can you find one. Read all the Lake details here, and search for Lake Michigan or waterfront homes…