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The Magic of Tree Lined Streets

If we want our communities to be safe, then we need to let them shine! Evidence shows that areas with street lights and tree-lined streets bring life to the surrounding environment. Barren areas lead residents and visitors to assume the community and those around them are uninterested in presenting an area of comfort and safety. Think of the many streets you’ve traversed, lacking in green vitality and organic life. Do they look like somewhere you’d want to take that morning run, your evening stroll or, better yet, raise a family? Our population and future prosperity come from building spaces that people feel at home in, and it’s the little things that can position the region as a place for long-term growth.

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300+ schools to participate in Walk to School Day

Forsberg strives to make the option of walking to your destination easier, and not just an opportunity for the select few in the right spot. Walk to School Day was a fantastic opportunity for communities to show that, together, we can make a future for our children that grants them the choice to live an active lifestyle. Communities play a huge role in making this possible, by coming together to craft an environment that is both safe and enjoyable to commute. We’re excited to see our region work toward creating healthy environments and supporting some of the same causes we do. We all can play a role in a brighter future, and it begins in our communities and on our streets.

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Santa’s Wish List on Morning Blend

Learn more about Santa’s Wish List and how you can help impact families throughout the community. Last year Santa’s Wish List gave gifts to more the 300 kids throughout the Greater Lansing area and this years is shaping up to be even bigger. Volunteers are needed for shopping and wrapping gifts. If you’re interested give us a call at 517-349-9330.

Learn more about this great cause in this Morning Blend episode!

Food Innovation District – New Space for Businesses

Here at Forsberg, we invest in the future of our communities to make an impact on our local economy. With the MI Food Innovation District, Forsberg is working hard alongside partners at Michigan State University to create a facility unlike anything in the state of Michigan. This unique development presents food packaging innovators and entrepreneurs with the facilities needed to put their concept to the test before making the jump to store shelves. With the opportunity to test practices and leverage concepts to obtain capital, entrepreneurs no longer have to enter the market with uncertainty – minimizing risks and enabling them to improve their product as needed. Forsberg is building for business, building for people and building with purpose.

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A Spooky, Good Time at the 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat

T.A. Forsberg Inc. partnered with Toys for Tots, the Home Builders Association of Greater Lansing and Farm Bureau of Michigan to bring Lansing residents their 3rd Annual Truck or Treat event, on Wednesday, Oct. 25! Over 400 kids and families were on-site for a spooky, good time, as they went from sponsor to sponsor to grab their favorite treats! The fun seemingly never ended, and attendees broke out their best looks for the annual costume contest.

Forsberg Plans Tembo Homes in Eaton Rapids

When opportunity knocks we are more than happy to open the door. We are excited to launch a new Tembo Homes neighborhood in Eaton Rapids as the next phase in creating attainable housing options for everyone. Learn more about our project in this article and let us know what you think!

A History of Zoning

We’re interested in taking a step back to examine how certain aspects, rules and regulations of development came into play and, better yet, how some of these traditional concepts could be modified for modern times. Zoning dates back father than we realize, yet those rules that were set decades ago are still practiced today. In many ways, zoning isn’t just a set of obstacles; it’s the backbone of assurance for residents and tenants, which grants peace of mind that new properties are crafted considering their health, safety and general well-being. Check out this awesome article to learn more!

2017 Third Annual Trunk or Treat

The Lansing-based developer’s community-centric Halloween event returns

T.A. Forsberg Inc. (Forsberg) has partnered with Toys for Tots, the Home Builders Association of Greater Lansing (HBA) and the Farm Bureau of Michigan to bring Lansing residents their Third Annual Trunk or Treat event, on Wednesday, Oct. 25 from 5 -7 p.m.

“We always look forward to opportunities to interact with the communities we serve. We had a great turnout at last year’s inaugural event and can’t wait to do it again,” said Brent Forsberg, president of T.A. Forsberg Inc. “Halloween is such a unique holiday, and we love using it as a way to bring our communities closer together. Whether we’re serving up candy, scares or costumes – Forsberg and its partners at HBA and Farm Bureau of Michigan are excited to join forces and build a space for families to create new memories together.”

517.349.9330 (phone) | 517.349.7131 (fax)
2422 Jolly Road, Suite 200, Okemos, MI, 48864

517.349.9330 (phone) | 517.349.7131 (fax)
2422 Jolly Road, Suite 200, Okemos, MI, 48864