William Winslow

William Winslow

Sales Manager

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • 231-526-1100
  • 172 E Main Street
    Harbor Springs, MI 49740
Contact Me

Welcome to my Website

Bill was born and raised in Carmel, CA and has spent all his summers here in northern Michigan on Crooked Lake. He became a permanent resident of the Petoskey area in 1999. Bill graduated from Boston College and has a Masters of Business Administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH.

Search Listings:  Please note that to the right of my picture you can search my listings and all of the listings in our local MLS.  Including waterfront homes, new homes, building sites, acreage, commercial listings, and more. 

Please contact me anytime with questions. I am available 7 days a week!

Personal Background

I was born and raised in Carmel, CA but spent all my summers on Crooked Lake. My grandparents had a cottage in Ponshewaing and my parents purchased a cottage in the 70's.  After  I attended Boston College where I received a BA in Sociology.  After college I moved to San Diego to pursue a career in law enforcement.  I worked for several years with the San Diego District Attorney's Office and volunteered with the El Cajon Police Department.  In 2000 I went back to graduate school and received my MBA from Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH.  I returned to Petoskey started in real estate in the fall of 2001.  I married my wife, Alisa, in 2005 and we live several miles out of town.


  • Xavier University, 2001 MBA
  • Boston College, 1997 BA Sociology
  • Robert Louis Stevenson High School, 1993
  • Community Involvement

  • Petoskey Rotary Club, past Board Member
  • NWM Habitat for Humanity, Site Selection Committee Chair, past Board Member
  • Petoskey Regional Chamber of Commerce, Board Memeber
  • Member, Little Traverse Conservancy
  • Member, Pickerel Crooked Lakes Asociation
  • Member, Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council
  • Member, Michigan and National Association of Realtors
  • Personal Interests

  • Sailing
  • Boating
  • Running
  • Snowboarding
  • Specialties

    Northern Michigan homes and real estate, waterfront, water view homes, land, condos, in-town homes.

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    Professional Background

    Bill Winslow is a full time real estate broker with a broad range of real estate knowledge. He is experienced in investment properties, development projects, vacant land, and the local planning and zoning process. Bill also has strong working relationships with surveyors, appraisers, mortgage brokers, and builders.

    Professional Interests

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Land Development
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Testimonials

    "Bill, Can't say it enough; thank you for all the time and effort extended to us in our quest for a home.  Your persistence and diligence helped get us where we want to be.  We are slowly getting our updating projects completed, and grateful for your patience.”  

    -Diane and Roger A.

    Buyers Agent

    As your Buyer’s Agent I will help you:

    1. Find the right home to purchase.
    2. Help negotiate the price.
    3. Help negotiate the terms of the sale.
    4. Determine what comparable homes are selling for.
    5. Assist with paperwor­k.
    6. Be a resource after your purchase.

    Contact me today for exclusive representation.


    • Realtor
    • Coldwell Banker Chairman's Circle
    • Equal Housing Opportunity