Economic Development

Reports show state’s housing crisis isn’t over

Foreclosure rate is still among the highest in the country.

January 29, 2016

Elzinga & Volkers logs nearly 2,000 new projects in 2015

Company also returns 17 percent of profits to community initiatives.

January 29, 2016

Financial support to education in 2015 hits $40.3B

Contributions to higher education institutions rose to unprecedented levels.

January 29, 2016

The Grand Strategy misses out on $200M

The plan to improve the Grand River watershed was not selected for HUD support.

January 29, 2016

OST adds design firm

Firm sees design as next wave in the technology revolution.

January 29, 2016

City approves brownfield plan for $42M Diamond Place

Third Coast adds another piece to financing package for multi-income project.

January 29, 2016

Report credits Grand Rapids with a ‘great turnaround’

Triad Real Estate Partners study shows industry diversity is key.

January 22, 2016

Innovative business model is worth the risk for insurance firm

HNi finds ‘nontraditional’ route is way to go for business insurance.

January 22, 2016