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The Company

Serving Michigan's Visitors and Homeowners for More Than 10 Years

With a portfolio of more than 150 vacation rentals in Northern Michigan, Boyne Mountain Resort and condo units at the Water Street Inn, North Shore Inn, and Pointes North Inn, Northern Michigan Escapes has become the preferred source for Northern Michigan visitors seeking condominiums, resort residences and private homes. Guests of Northern Michigan Escapes receive complimentary amenities including concierge services, 24/7 support, standard linens, and more.

Northern Michigan Escapes broker is a long-time local with deep knowledge of the Northern Michigan market. With areas of specialization ranging from world class waterfront destinations to resort residences and fractional condos, Northern Michigan Escapes is focused on connecting clients with properties to match their lifestyle.

Northern Michigan Escapes provides vacation rentals, property management, and real estate services to Northern Michigan’s homeowners and visitors. Helmed by Brook and Rachel Walsh, Northern Michigan Escapes has grown to be a cornerstone company in the Northern Michigan community, employing a large local workforce, servicing hundreds of homeowners and thousands of visitors annually.

Headquartered at 110 Water Street in Boyne City, MI 49712, Northern Michigan Escapes has additional offices in Charlevoix, Harbor Springs, and Traverse City. All four locations serve as operational centers with full teams of property managers, maintenance staff, housekeeping personnel, front desk agents, a concierge desk as well as sales, marketing and accounting professionals.

Our Vision

Northern Michigan Escapes will be Northern Michigan’s premiere vacation home advisory services firm.

Our Mission

  • Delivering high quality, competitively priced services
  • Extending vacation home advisory services in a manner that exceeds expectations
  • Creating long-term relationships that have a lasting positive impact in their professional and personal life
  • Providing leadership and support to our community

Our Values

Northern Michigan Escapes is committed to being your trusted Vacation Home Advisory Services Firm.  We are able to achieve this by holding true to a core set of values that shape our daily interactions with others.


As a team, we are united in our efforts by trusting in each other, having common goals, and mutual respect for one another. We further recognize that when the team wins, we all win.


Simply put, honesty means considerably more than telling the truth.  We pride ourselves in having the courage to say what needs to be said, when it needs to be said, regardless of how difficult or unpopular. 


We are straightforward and ethical in all of our communication and interactions with others and live up to the spirit of our commitments.


We see the value, understand, and appreciate the qualities that characterize an individual or organization.  We will respect a person’s dignity at all times.

Customer Service

We exist solely to serve our clients. Assignments from our clients are expressions of trust and we take that trust seriously.  In an industry that too often claims to put customers first, we set the standard others try to emulate.

Customer Bill of Rights

As a Northern Michigan Escapes customer, you have the right to receive:
  • Personalized service
  • Timely response to all requests
  • Honest, fair, and impartial treatment
  • Confidential treatment of all information
  • Accurate information and advice