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Judy Gibbons
Beacon Sotheby's International Realty
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Leadership

Chad & Jenny Van Horn - Owners

chad@beaconsir.com

Real Estate is deeply rooted in the Van Horn family, as two generations have been blessed with the opportunity to work together harmoniously and to share their talents with others enabling their dreams to come alive. Broker Owner Chad Van Horn along with his wife and co-owner Jenny, founded their boutique brokerage in 2005. They have since firmly established themselves as one of the area’s leading real estate specialists. Representing exquisite lifestyle properties in West Michigan and Lake Michigan communities, Chad and Jenny have formed a dynamic real estate brokerage. Assisted by their daughters Josi and Jade and Son Tristan, they focus on the unique opportunities offered to Luxury and Waterfront property owners. Together the Van Horn's bring with them decades of real estate experience. In addition to Brokerage, Real Estate Development is a passion of Chad’s. Model Homes in our exclusive development projects have won multiple awards including the following; Multiple 1st Place American Residential Design Model Home Awards from the American Institute of Building Design, 2nd Place Contemporary Architecture Award from the Detroit Home Design Awards and multiple Parade of Homes Awards including Best Floor Plan and Best Kitchen. When you combine Chad’s savvy negotiating skills and depth of real estate expertise with Jenny’s positive energy and inviting personality, Jade's organized approach, Josi’s driven effort and use of the latest technology and Tristan's endless desire to work, you get one truly powerful combination of professionals working to meet all of your real estate goals. Their other daughter, Ceejae attended Calvin College and is establishing a career in interior design. Jenny loves opportunities to support their children and their endeavors, as such she enjoys volunteering with Tristan school - Holland Christian where he is active in sports and extra curricular activities. The Van Horn family is passionate about the waterfront lifestyle. For Chad, Jenny and their family the most captivating time together is experienced on the water. Whether it’s a relaxing walk on the beach, waterskiing and paddle boarding along the shimmering surface or sitting back on the deck and watching another serene sunset over the lake, they are truly in paradise. Whether you are acquiring or disposing of a luxury lakefront home or any other type of property, our brokerage is your ultimate and most sophisticated real estate resource. Discover the difference we will make for you, your experience will seem timeless as a result of our efforts.

Chad & Jenny Van Horn - Owners

chad@beaconsir.com

jenny@beaconsir.com

Real Estate is deeply rooted in the Van Horn family, as two generations have been blessed with the opportunity to work together harmoniously and to share their talents with others enabling their dreams to come alive. Broker Owner Chad Van Horn along with his wife and co-owner Jenny, founded their boutique brokerage in 2005. They have since firmly established themselves as one of the area’s leading real estate specialists. Representing exquisite lifestyle properties in West Michigan and Lake Michigan communities, Chad and Jenny have formed a dynamic real estate brokerage. Assisted by their daughters Josi and Jade and Son Tristan, they focus on the unique opportunities offered to Luxury and Waterfront property owners. Together the Van Horn's bring with them decades of real estate experience. In addition to Brokerage, Real Estate Development is a passion of Chad’s. Model Homes in our exclusive development projects have won multiple awards including the following; Multiple 1st Place American Residential Design Model Home Awards from the American Institute of Building Design, 2nd Place Contemporary Architecture Award from the Detroit Home Design Awards and multiple Parade of Homes Awards including Best Floor Plan and Best Kitchen. When you combine Chad’s savvy negotiating skills and depth of real estate expertise with Jenny’s positive energy and inviting personality, Jade's organized approach, Josi’s driven effort and use of the latest technology and Tristan's endless desire to work, you get one truly powerful combination of professionals working to meet all of your real estate goals. Their other daughter, Ceejae attended Calvin College and is establishing a career in interior design. Jenny loves opportunities to support their children and their endeavors, as such she enjoys volunteering with Tristan school - Holland Christian where he is active in sports and extra curricular activities. The Van Horn family is passionate about the waterfront lifestyle. For Chad, Jenny and their family the most captivating time together is experienced on the water. Whether it’s a relaxing walk on the beach, waterskiing and paddle boarding along the shimmering surface or sitting back on the deck and watching another serene sunset over the lake, they are truly in paradise. Whether you are acquiring or disposing of a luxury lakefront home or any other type of property, our brokerage is your ultimate and most sophisticated real estate resource. Discover the difference we will make for you, your experience will seem timeless as a result of our efforts.


Josi Bowdish - Global Real Estate Advisor

A passion for beautiful lifestyles and nurtured relationships are what makes Josi’s heart beat. From a young age she was inspired to carry forward the next generation of the family real estate brokerage. When she is not assisting clients, she plays a very active role in managing the brokerage. Josi is driven by making the most grand property dreams come to fruition for every client she meets. Josi is discreet in in her dealings representing a vast array of clients - from your next door neighbor, to celebrities, to top level corporate executives. As a result of her diligent efforts in her career since earning her license in 2010, she has gained recognition as a top 100 agent and has the privilege of calling herself a graduate of the highly acclaimed Ascend program. Josi enjoys the finer things in life such as getting pampered, acclimating her palate to fine wine and taking advantage of all that the Michigan great outdoors and Lake Michigan have to offer with her husband Tyler and their Australian Shepherd, Rory. Although she rarely unplugs, you can find her on the beach or basking in the sun on the boat out on Lake Michigan’s sparkling waters. Josi lives and breathes Lake Michigan real estate and the lifestyle that comes along with it, but she can make your dream come true in town as well. She is inspired by bringing only the best level of service to her clients, and she is passionate about helping with your next luxury real estate vision.

Josi Bowdish - Global Real Estate Advisor

josi@beaconsir.com

A passion for beautiful lifestyles and nurtured relationships are what makes Josi’s heart beat. From a young age she was inspired to carry forward the next generation of the family real estate brokerage. When she is not assisting clients, she plays a very active role in managing the brokerage. Josi is driven by making the most grand property dreams come to fruition for every client she meets. Josi is discreet in in her dealings representing a vast array of clients - from your next door neighbor, to celebrities, to top level corporate executives. As a result of her diligent efforts in her career since earning her license in 2010, she has gained recognition as a top 100 agent and has the privilege of calling herself a graduate of the highly acclaimed Ascend program. Josi enjoys the finer things in life such as getting pampered, acclimating her palate to fine wine and taking advantage of all that the Michigan great outdoors and Lake Michigan have to offer with her husband Tyler and their Australian Shepherd, Rory. Although she rarely unplugs, you can find her on the beach or basking in the sun on the boat out on Lake Michigan’s sparkling waters. Josi lives and breathes Lake Michigan real estate and the lifestyle that comes along with it, but she can make your dream come true in town as well. She is inspired by bringing only the best level of service to her clients, and she is passionate about helping with your next luxury real estate vision.


Jade Van Horn - Administrator

Having grown up in the family real estate brokerage, it was only natural that Jade chose to pursue a career in real estate. She possesses an active real estate license, but she plays her key role in the brokerage as Administrator. Jade has an inviting personality and brings with her great enthusiasm for what she does, and has an unparalleled organizational skill set. Her specific interest and taste lead her to stately and exclusive farm and ranch properties. Jade is most at peace when she is outdoors, and has trouble sitting still when the sun is shining. When she leaves the office for the day, you can expect to find Jade taking advantage of the beautiful day with her two Labradors. Her smile is at it’s most radiant when she’s on or near the water, or spending time on the ranch. Whether you are seeking relocation in town, searching for a unique hobby farm or interested in adding acreage to your holdings - Jade can assist in making that experience as seamless as possible.

Jade Van Horn - Administrator

jade@beaconsir.com

Having grown up in the family real estate brokerage, it was only natural that Jade chose to pursue a career in real estate. She possesses an active real estate license, but she plays her key role in the brokerage as Administrator. Jade has an inviting personality and brings with her great enthusiasm for what she does, and has an unparalleled organizational skill set. Her specific interest and taste lead her to stately and exclusive farm and ranch properties. Jade is most at peace when she is outdoors, and has trouble sitting still when the sun is shining. When she leaves the office for the day, you can expect to find Jade taking advantage of the beautiful day with her two Labradors. Her smile is at it’s most radiant when she’s on or near the water, or spending time on the ranch. Whether you are seeking relocation in town, searching for a unique hobby farm or interested in adding acreage to your holdings - Jade can assist in making that experience as seamless as possible.