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J. Peterson Homes to open construction design studio in downtown Traverse City

TRAVERSE CITY, MI – J. Peterson Homes of Grand Rapids, a respected and experienced custom home builder and renovations services provider, has announced the opening of a construction design studio here. It will be located at 516 East Front Street, according to Joel Peterson, owner. An official opening is being planned for next spring. “We’ve actually done several construction […]


Introducing the the 2015 Cosmopolitan Home of the Year by J. Peterson Homes, Visbeen Architects and Francesca Owings Interior Design. Also, discover Polo in Grand Rapids, the Spring Parade of Homes, and get motivated by Johnnie Tuitel. View Issue

Grand Rapids Magazine – Just who is J. Peterson?

WHEN ASKED HOW best to describe himself, Joel Peterson answers confidently and without hesitation. “Creative,” says the father of three and owner of a much talked about East Grand Rapids business. “I’m both creative from a design point of view and in my approach to business.” Read More

Familiar designer and builder of custom homes is back

After a brief sabbatical, Joel Peterson has returned to building customized homes. Sixteen years ago, Peterson was a founding partner of Insignia Homes, a firm known for its custom work across western and northern Michigan. Earlier this year, he sold his Insignia shares to his partners and started a new real estate brokerage company called […]