Jim Richardson

Jim Richardson

Office Broker
  • 231-533-8641
  • 231-533-8011
  • 231-645-1979
  • 231-533-8641
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I am the Manager and Associate Broker for the Coldwell Banker Schmidt office in Bellaire and Shanty Creek Resorts. I have been in the real estate business since 1989. I enjoy working with people, helping them find their dream home, whether it be their first home, vacation or retirement home.

Professional Background

  • I have been a real estate professional in Northern Michigan for 25 years and a broker for 22 years.


  • Prior to getting into Real Estate, I had my Captains license, and did yacht charters and deliveries down the East coast and throughout the Caribbean.


  • US Navy

Personal Interests






Professional Interests

I am a current member, and past president of the Bellaire Rotary Club.

I am the Commander of the VFW Post 8684 in Kalkaska

I am a member of the National Association of Realtors


I specialize in Waterfront Properties, residential, vacant, with an expertise in Shanty Creek Resort Properties, residential homes, condominiums & fractional ownership on the Golf Courses or Ski Hills.

Shanty Creek is a 4 season full service resort and community.  The amenites include 4 Championship Golf Courses, Beach Club, tennis, mountain biking, pools, restaurants, skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding and much more.  FOR more information go to www.shantycreek.com





Personal Background

My wife and I have been married for 27 years.  We have 2 children and 2 grandchildren that bring us great joy. We make our home in Kalkaska, Michigan and love the beauty of Log Lake on which we reside.  We have resided there for many years and actively participate in our local community events and governance.  

As a veteran of the Navy, I also participate and command our local chapter of the VFW. 

Community Involvement

Past President Rotary Club

VFW Commander, Kalkaska

Chamber of Commerce Member



  • Accredited Staging Professional
  • Realtor
  • Equal Housing Opportunity


I continue to attend numerous seminars and continuing education classes to keep abreast of all the lastest industry trends, technology and law changes.

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