Specializing in waterfront and luxury real estate along the gorgeous 456 miles of the West Michigan lakeshore; a place that offers incredible opportunities for those seeking a better way of life. Andrea Crossman and her team are experts in evaluating and marketing waterfront and luxury properties throughout west Michigan and along the shoreline. Servicing from the sugar sand beaches of Harbor Country north to the crystal blue waters of Manistee.
Andrea is a sharp business woman, avid reader, critical listener and acutely aware of what deﬁnes a quality life. Her upbeat, laid back, friendly persona and keen ability to create unique opportunities that put people and places together have elevated her to the top of the real estate profession.
In her “spare” time, Andrea enjoys playing tennis, biking, sailing, and traveling.
After decades involved in West Michigan real estate as both a Realtor and
Land Consultant, Mike specializes in helping clients find just the right
property to call their own. Whether a first home, a luxury waterfront, an
estate tract, or a private camp, Mike has fine tuned his skills to listen,
understand, and incorporate the wants and needs of the parties he is
With a keen ear for client interests and a unique eye for innovative land
use, Mike is able to identify that special sense of place that works for each
party. Mike enjoys the journey of connecting people with their ideal home
and connecting the dots to help insure they live…happily ever after.
Sincere, diligent, and committed to your needs, Mike works relentlessly to
match you with your ideal property. When he is not focusing on your real
estate desires, Mike enjoys running, pickle ball, native plants, and the
woods and waters of West Michigan.
Chris came to West Michigan from New Jersey to attend Hope College. He fell in love with West Michigan, began his career in the Hospitality Business while working for his mentor, Dick Den Uyl, at the Hatch and Point West Restaurants’, eventually becoming the Director of Operations. During his career Chris has worked for national, regional and individual operations in management and executive positions throughout the United States. Chris’ love for West Michigan brought him back to Holland as the General Manager and Operating Partner for the very successful Boatwerks Waterfront Restaurant. It was here that Andrea Crossman and Chris became reacquainted and some conversations later, Andrea recruited Chris to join her group. After decades in the Hospitality business, Chris learned the importance of delivering the best in attentive, detailed and caring customer service. He continues that same commitment to the buyers and sellers on a daily basis and works to ensure every detail is covered. His clients commend him regularly on his detail and commitment to making their experience as easy and smooth as possible, and always remembering and respecting this is THEIR HOME. Chris enjoys spending time with his wonderful family, and enjoys golfing and boating on his time off.
Chris’s Education & Designations
Dee has lived and worked on the lakeshore all her life. Her love of the area and investing background lead her into real estate as an agent in 1989. She obtained her Broker’s license in 1995. Dee was also co-owner of a National Real Estate Franchise for the state of Michigan from 1999 through 2007. Dee enjoys all aspects of the real estate industry especially helping others realize their dreams whether its selling for maximum results or finding the perfect home or vacation property. Dee lives along the lakeshore in Holland with her two Yorkshire Terriers She enjoys biking, gardening, kayaking and walking along the beautiful neighborhoods and shoreline. Dee’s grandparents were local farmers so she has enjoyed farm to table as a way of life and has a great appreciation for the land and dedication to be a good steward and protect our natural resources for future generations.
Dave Janssen was born in Zeeland, MI and is a life long resident of West Michigan. His early love of the lakeshore was fueled by his parents’ 1975 purchase of a small Lake Michigan cottage on Holland’s north side which quickly emerged as the hub of wonderfully memorable family events including Dave and Barb’s beachfront wedding.
After earning a degree from Michigan State University, a successful agribusiness career in management and sales afforded Dave, Barb, daughter Ally and son Chris the opportunity to realize the dream of residing year round on the ‘Big Lake.’ They have enjoyed living in three unique Lake Michigan homes since 2003.
Dave has an easy going style and is a caring, committed realtor with a sincere interest in helping others find their place in the West Michigan sand.
Specializing in high end, luxury homes from the Greater Grand Rapids areas to the Lakeshore with a specialized emphasis on East Grand Rapids, Ada, and Cascade areas.
Mary has been in the real estate industry for over 30 years – starting out with Village Belles ( East Grand Rapids and Cascade) in the 1980’s followed by Molesta Properties, and later transitioning to the Andrea Crossman Group.
Mary has been a lifelong resident of Grand Rapids, living primarily in East Grand Rapids, Ada, and Cascade – previous summer homes in Grand Haven Spring Lake and Charelvoix. Her great knowledge and expertise fo Greater Grand Rapids and the lakeshore has served her well in working with clients to meet their specific real estate needs.
Mary has always been extremely active in her community – past PTA President of Lakeside Elementary and bard member of the Superintendents Council in East Grand Rapids, with her daughter attending EGR school sand later Forest Hills Middle and Forest Hills Central High School, along wth attending Hope College in Holland, MI. She is one of the co-founders of The Grand Rapids Children’s Museum, as well as past-publisher of Our Children’s Magazine. Her passion for building for building relationships is exemplified in all she does.
Office Manager, Licensed Real Estate Assistant and Closing Coordinator for the Andrea Crossman Group. A native to West Michigan and long-time resident of Holland/ZeeIand area.
A strong customer service background and history which includes: systematically-excellent communication and organization skills. A passion to assist client’s’ with information about Real Estate questions and concerns to make their journey seamless and smooth throughout the process of listing and selling their most pride possession, “their home”.
Hobbies: I would say are: our cottage at “Big Star Lake” in Baldwin, Ml. We’ve been owners there for 10 years and enjoy it tremendously, creating memories with family and friends. Another hobby is decorating, my Mother has passed down her talent to me and I enjoy assisting and helping friends and family.
My husband is Gary Vollink — who is my best friend and we’ve been married next year (2017) for 40 years. I have 2 daughters — Holly Vollink and Jenna Vollink — both daughters are in Medical Profession, working and living in the Grand Rapids, Ml area.
I’ve remained current in the Continue Education Courses and various seminars for Real Estate.
Samuel started in the real estate business as a Property Manager. He is proud to call himself a Realtor and is honored to be a part of The Andrea Crossman Group, the #1 sought-after Real Estate firm in West Michigan, specializing in waterfront and luxury homes for over 25 years.
With over a decade of experience in business management, Samuel enjoys working one-on-one with his clients. He feels that communication is the backbone to any successful relationship because only through communication will we come to a mutual understanding. Being an avid reader and communicator enables Samuel to hone his professional skills on a daily basis.
Having grown up in Philadelphia, Samuel is proud to have lived out his dream of moving to West Michigan to be near family, clean air, wonderful people, beautiful lakes and a bright future. Now a resident of Holland, he and his wife, Courtney, strive to serve the entire lakeshore community by adding value to their lives wherever they can.
Courtney’s real estate journey began with the operation and oversight of vacation rentals as the manager of several properties in Northwest Michigan. With an open mind and a thirst for knowledge, she has joined The Andrea Crossman Group, the leading name in luxury and waterfront homes in West Michigan.
A former Veterinary Assistant, Courtney pours her heart into everything she does and devotes 110% of her care and attention to her clients. Her loyalty, personal touch and attention to detail are unparalleled. With over 15 years of professional experience in customer service and hospitality, her interpersonal skills are matched only by her patience and flexibility.
A transplant from Philadelphia, Courtney currently resides in Holland and is thrilled to say she represents the West Michigan lakeshore.