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

Family entertainment center targets 28th Street

September 26, 2014
A chain of family entertainment centers — where customers “eat, drink, play and watch” — is planning to open a location on 28th Street. Read More

Construction company unloads at auction

September 26, 2014
Is anyone looking to purchase relatively inexpensive vehicles or construction trailers? Read More

Michigan-themed retailer plans Eastown store

September 25, 2014
Grand Rapids’ Eastown neighborhood will soon be a place to buy Michigan-themed apparel and merchandise. Read More

Developers build $4.3M lakefront senior apartments

September 25, 2014
There was immediate demand for a $4.3-million senior apartment building that recently opened in the region. Read More

Downtown apartment building opens leasing

September 24, 2014
For anyone who’s ever wanted to live in a historic building in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, a planned 100-unit building is accepting applications. Read More

Kellogg Foundation names COO

September 23, 2014
The new chief operating officer at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation has more than 20 years of consulting experience and once served on a presidential transition team. Read More

Chamber names ATHENA young professional

September 22, 2014
The winner of the ATHENA Young Professional Award is an active force in the Grand Rapids community. Read More

Inside Track: Judo inspires Grand Rapids lawyer in and out of court

Eric Richards went to law school by default after being unable to get a job with a history degree.

September 19, 2014
Whether he’s defending a client inside a courtroom or slamming an opponent on a judo mat, one thing about Eric Richards remains consistent. Read More

Delivering spaces that live larger

Rockford launches Urbaneer concept in west side development.

September 12, 2014
Imagine if an urban living space could work like a type of real-life Lego home made up of not just re-arrangeable furniture but re-arrangeable walls, rooms and kitchen islands. Read More

Study finds link between neglected foreclosed homes and race

September 12, 2014
Most people in Grand Rapids would probably tell you that race shouldn’t matter when it comes to banks and property management companies taking care of foreclosed homes. Read More