• Over the course of this winter, we received many questions regarding the use of new technology and new activities on our inland lakes. In brief,

  • As our inland lakes in Michigan begin to (finally) ice over for the winter, lakefront property owners often {nd themselves planning for the upcoming season

  • LIFE ON THE LAKES Happy New Year from Linnell & Associates, PLLC! We are thrilled to be asked to continue with our column and bring

  • LIFE ON THE LAKES As I write this article on a September evening, golden leaves are falling from the trees, pelting my office window. Frosty

  • LIFE ON THE LAKES Often, the users of Michigan’s inland lakes acquired their riparian rights through the conveyance or grant of a walkway, path, or

  • LIFE ON THE LAKES Soft, white sand beaches are perhaps the most frequent vision new lakefront property owners have for their property upon purchase. While

  • LIFE ON THE LAKES As a state with liberal recreation laws that favor the public use of our inland waterways and lake access, whether thru

  • Michigan’s inland lakes often have smooth, sandy lake beds, a tremendous part of their appeal for all sorts of recreation. Throughout the state, from Muskamoot

  • The simple joys of the waterfront lifestyle are not without their difficulties. Among them is the constant battle many owners fight with erosion: the water’s