Throughout the next year, beginning in our 2009 Fall Issue, Michigan BLUE Magazine introduces readers to Jim and Susan Buda and follows their story — chapter by chapter — of building a memorable home along Lake Michigan's shores from dream to reality. Join them on their heartfelt journey, which begins with their discovery of the perfect building site and leads them to David C. Bos, developer of The Boardwalk in South Haven.


Chapter One: The Dream

Chapter Two: Desinging the Home

Chapter Three: Making Spaces

Chapter Four: Construction

Chapter Five: The Team

Chapter Six: The Home in Full-Feature Format

Making the Budas’ dream a reality are
the sponsors listed below:

Andersen Windows

Bekins Appliance & Audio

David C. Bos Homes Harold Zeigler BMW

Landscape Design Services


Visbeen Associates