Leadership

Chad & Jenny Van Horn - Owners

Real Estate is deeply rooted in the Van Horn family, as two generations have been blessed with the opportunity to work together harmoniously and to share their talents with others enabling their dreams to come alive. Broker Owner Chad Van Horn along with his wife and co-owner Jenny, founded their boutique brokerage in 2005. They have since firmly established themselves as one of the area’s leading real estate specialists. Representing exquisite lifestyle properties in West Michigan and Lake Michigan communities, Chad and Jenny have formed a dynamic real estate brokerage. Assisted by their daughters Josi and Jade and Son Tristan, they focus on the unique opportunities offered to Luxury and Waterfront property owners. Together the Van Horn's bring with them decades of real estate experience. When you combine Chad’s savvy negotiating skills and depth of real estate expertise with Jenny’s positive energy and inviting personality, Jade's organized approach, Josi’s driven effort and use of the latest technology and Tristan's endless desire to work, you get one truly powerful combination of professionals working to meet all of your real estate goals. Their other daughter, Ceejae attended Calvin College and is establishing a career in interior design. Jenny loves opportunities to support their children and their endeavors, as such she enjoys volunteering with Tristans school - Holland Christian where he is active in sports and extra curricular activities. The Van Horn family is passionate about the waterfront lifestyle. For Chad, Jenny and their family the most captivating time together is experienced on the water. Whether it’s a relaxing walk on the beach, waterskiing and paddle boarding along the shimmering surface or sitting back on the deck and watching another serene sunset over the lake, they are truly in paradise. Whether you are acquiring or disposing of a luxury lakefront home or any other type of property, our brokerage is your ultimate and most sophisticated real estate resource. Discover the difference we will make for you, your experience will seem timeless as a result of our efforts.

Chad & Jenny Van Horn - Owners

Real Estate is deeply rooted in the Van Horn family, as two generations have been blessed with the opportunity to work together harmoniously and to share their talents with others enabling their dreams to come alive. Broker Owner Chad Van Horn along with his wife and co-owner Jenny, founded their boutique brokerage in 2005. They have since firmly established themselves as one of the area’s leading real estate specialists. Representing exquisite lifestyle properties in West Michigan and Lake Michigan communities, Chad and Jenny have formed a dynamic real estate brokerage. Assisted by their daughters Josi and Jade and Son Tristan, they focus on the unique opportunities offered to Luxury and Waterfront property owners. Together the Van Horn's bring with them decades of real estate experience. When you combine Chad’s savvy negotiating skills and depth of real estate expertise with Jenny’s positive energy and inviting personality, Jade's organized approach, Josi’s driven effort and use of the latest technology and Tristan's endless desire to work, you get one truly powerful combination of professionals working to meet all of your real estate goals. Their other daughter, Ceejae attended Calvin College and is establishing a career in interior design. Jenny loves opportunities to support their children and their endeavors, as such she enjoys volunteering with Tristan school - Holland Christian where he is active in sports and extra curricular activities. The Van Horn family is passionate about the waterfront lifestyle. For Chad, Jenny and their family the most captivating time together is experienced on the water. Whether it’s a relaxing walk on the beach, waterskiing and paddle boarding along the shimmering surface or sitting back on the deck and watching another serene sunset over the lake, they are truly in paradise. Whether you are acquiring or disposing of a luxury lakefront home or any other type of property, our brokerage is your ultimate and most sophisticated real estate resource. Discover the difference we will make for you, your experience will seem timeless as a result of our efforts.


Josi Van Horn - Broker Associate

Passion, lifestyles and building and nurturing relationships are what make Josi’s heart beat. Josi was inspired at a young age to carry forward the next generation of the family real estate brokerage. Josi holds an associate real estate Broker license and she has an interest in Beacon Sotheby's International Realty. When she is not assisting clients, she plays an active role in the management of the brokerage. Josi is passionate about making the most grand property dreams come to fruition for her clients. While she represents inviting properties from $250,000, she has had the benefit of being involved in a significant amount of sophisticated multi-million dollar Lake Michigan real estate transactions. Josi is discreet in her dealings representing a vast array of clients - from your next door neighbor to celebrities, business owners and top level corporate executives. Josi earned her real estate license in 2010 after studying at the Acme Institute. As a result of her diligent efforts, Josi has gained recognition as a top 100 agent. She also enjoys her role on the leadership team for her Church's young adult ministry where she is able to grow in her faith and be an inspiration to others. Josi enjoys the finer things in life such as getting pampered, acclimating her palate to fine wine and taking advantage of all that the Michigan great outdoors and Lake Michigan have to offer. Although she rarely unplugs, you can also find her captivating smile on the beach or the boat basking in the sun. She is an avid water skier and all around water sports enthusiast. While Josi thrives on luxury and Lake Michigan real estate, she can make your dream come true around town as well. Josi is passionate about helping with your next acquisition or disposition of local, Luxury and Lake Michigan real estate.

Josi Van Horn - Broker Associate

Passion, lifestyles and building and nurturing relationships are what make Josi’s heart beat. Josi was inspired at a young age to carry forward the next generation of the family real estate brokerage. Josi holds an associate real estate Broker license and she has an interest in Beacon Sotheby's International Realty. When she is not assisting clients, she plays an active role in the management of the brokerage. Josi is passionate about making the most grand property dreams come to fruition for her clients. While she represents inviting properties from $250,000, she has had the benefit of being involved in a significant amount of sophisticated multi-million dollar Lake Michigan real estate transactions. Josi is discreet in her dealings representing a vast array of clients - from your next door neighbor to celebrities, business owners and top level corporate executives. Josi earned her real estate license in 2010 after studying at the Acme Institute. As a result of her diligent efforts, Josi has gained recognition as a top 100 agent. She also enjoys her role on the leadership team for her Church's young adult ministry where she is able to grow in her faith and be an inspiration to others. Josi enjoys the finer things in life such as getting pampered, acclimating her palate to fine wine and taking advantage of all that the Michigan great outdoors and Lake Michigan have to offer. Although she rarely unplugs, you can also find her captivating smile on the beach or the boat basking in the sun. She is an avid water skier and all around water sports enthusiast. While Josi thrives on luxury and Lake Michigan real estate, she can make your dream come true around town as well. Josi is passionate about helping with your next acquisition or disposition of local, Luxury and Lake Michigan real estate.


Jade Van Horn - Administrator

Having grown up in the family real estate brokerage, it was natural that Jade chose to pursue a career in real estate. She possesses an active real estate license and has an interest in Beacon Sotheby's International Realty, playing a key role in the brokerage as Administrator. Jade has an inviting personality and brings with her great enthusiasm and an unparalleled organizational skill set. Jade was awarded her real estate license in 2016 after graduating from the Michigan Real Estate Academy. A country girl at heart, Jade loves the serenity of the great outdoors. Jade is passionate about representing stately and exclusive farm and ranch properties. Jade's preferred method of transportation may well be horseback! When her work tasks are finished, Jade can almost certainly be found in the privacy of the barn where she is able to reflect on her accomplishments and relish in the exquisite luxuries thereby afforded. Her smile is majestic when she is on the back of her horse racing around barrels or playing tug of war and fetch with her White Lab. Whether you are seeking relocation in town, searching for a unique hobby farm or desirous of adding acreage to your Farm holdings - Jade can make your acquisition or disposition experiences pleasurable.

Jade Van Horn - Administrator

Having grown up in the family real estate brokerage, it was natural that Jade chose to pursue a career in real estate. She possesses an active real estate license and has an interest in Beacon Sotheby's International Realty, playing a key role in the brokerage as Administrator. Jade has an inviting personality and brings with her great enthusiasm and an unparalleled organizational skill set. Jade was awarded her real estate license in 2016 after graduating from the Michigan Real Estate Academy. A country girl at heart, Jade loves the serenity of the great outdoors. Jade is passionate about representing stately and exclusive farm and ranch properties. Jade's preferred method of transportation may well be horseback! When her work tasks are finished, Jade can almost certainly be found in the privacy of the barn where she is able to reflect on her accomplishments and relish in the exquisite luxuries thereby afforded. Her smile is majestic when she is on the back of her horse racing around barrels or playing tug of war and fetch with her White Lab. Whether you are seeking relocation in town, searching for a unique hobby farm or desirous of adding acreage to your Farm holdings - Jade can make your acquisition or disposition experiences pleasurable.


Kelsey Vredeveld - Marketing Director

As a personal and professional growth advocate with a passion for marketing, Kelsey thrives in our innovative and creative work environment. Her inviting personality, savvy approach and infinite resources are paramount to our marketing success. At Beacon Sotheby's International Realty we do things differently. In her role as the leader of our marketing department she takes a unique approach, embracing and implementing sophisticated marketing strategies, online and social media campaigns, analytical tools and the latest technology. Our differentiation ensures that our clients are receiving incomparable exposure for their exquisite properties. Kelsey's copywriting proficiencies allow her to represent our properties in a captivating way that makes them come alive. A West Michigan native, Kelsey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Management from Hope College. When she is not telling the intriguing story of a home, she enjoys the tranquility and serenity of the great outdoors, embracing her love for skiing, hanging out with friends or enjoying great sushi. Kelsey uses discretion in her role as marketing director at Beacon Sotheby's International Realty, she understands the importance of our clients privacy and relationships and nurtures them accordingly. Our exclusive marketing approach results in extraordinary exposure for the majestic properties that we represent.

Kelsey Vredeveld - Marketing Director

As a personal and professional growth advocate with a passion for marketing, Kelsey thrives in our innovative and creative work environment. Her inviting personality, savvy approach and infinite resources are paramount to our marketing success. At Beacon Sotheby's International Realty we do things differently. In her role as the leader of our marketing department she takes a unique approach, embracing and implementing sophisticated marketing strategies, online and social media campaigns, analytical tools and the latest technology. Our differentiation ensures that our clients are receiving incomparable exposure for their exquisite properties. Kelsey's copywriting proficiencies allow her to represent our properties in a captivating way that makes them come alive. A West Michigan native, Kelsey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Management from Hope College. When she is not telling the intriguing story of a home, she enjoys the tranquility and serenity of the great outdoors, embracing her love for skiing, hanging out with friends or enjoying great sushi. Kelsey uses discretion in her role as marketing director at Beacon Sotheby's International Realty, she understands the importance of our clients privacy and relationships and nurtures them accordingly. Our exclusive marketing approach results in extraordinary exposure for the majestic properties that we represent.