Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers real estate, construction, architecture and design, retail, nonprofits, technology and film. Email Mike at mnichols at grbj dot com. Follow him on Twitter @mike5nichols

ARTICLES

Tech wall centerpiece of collaborative space

Equipment helps showcase real estate projects and portfolios for clients.

January 30, 2015
Even though commercial real estate space in Grand Rapids is filling up, the digital real estate landscape has endless acres. Read More

CARWM report shows a landlord’s market

Some numbers are returning to pre-recession levels in West Michigan.

January 30, 2015
Practically every report looking back at the economics of 2014 in West Michigan points to growth, and the Commercial Alliance of Realtors West Michigan report is no exception. Read More

Industrial real estate sector primed for movement

Resurgence of automotive industry is fueling much of the growth.

January 30, 2015
2014 was a busy year across all sectors of West Michigan real estate, but particularly in the industrial market. Read More

Downtown bar closes after 10-year run

January 29, 2015
After a decade of fun, a downtown bar and restaurant known for its Coney dogs is closing its doors for good. Read More

Developers build out $28M Medical Mile hotel

January 29, 2015
The final beam and tentative opening date are in place for a new $28-million hotel. Read More

Local First names LocalMotion winners

January 28, 2015
Local First has named the winners of its LocalMotion Awards. Read More

YMCA names director of mission advancement

January 27, 2015
There’s a new director of mission advancement at the YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo. Read More

Grand Rapids chamber produces Insights on Standing Up for LGBT Equality

January 27, 2015
A former Republican state representative is helping the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce in its effort to establish rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees. Read More

Developer plans hotel and restaurant on East Beltline

January 26, 2015
A developer is planning to build a hotel and restaurant along a busy retail corridor on East Beltline. Read More

TEDxGrandRapids opens applications

January 23, 2015
The opportunity has arrived to be in the audience at this year’s TEDxGrandRapids event. Read More