The following references have been provided to assist in answering some of the most common questions and issues facing MBPN members and friends as they ponder their projects.  The essays have been provided by experts in rural preservation and should be considered as a support guide.

Architect Chuck Bultman

Adapting Barns by Chuck Bultman


Julie Avery, Phd.

Insuring Michigan Barns by Julie Avery


MSHDA Tax Incentives

Barns & Historic Preservation Tax Incentives in Michigan


Gary Howell

Property Taxes &Restored Barns by Gary Howell