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


Church builds $600K emergency clothing center

July 27, 2015
A local church is taking Jesus’ words about clothing the poor and needy to heart. Read More

Conference center expands

Crossroads nearly doubles the size of its meeting space.

July 24, 2015
There’s now more space for corporate events, weddings and other events in Grand Rapids. Read More

New York investors buy office building

July 23, 2015
A fully leased office building that’s undergone $8 million in upgrades in recent years has been bought by New York investors. Read More

Camp builds $2.7M center

July 23, 2015
The legacy of disability advocate Kate Pew Wolters will live on in a camp she once attended. Read More

'Michigan-focused' restaurant and bar opens doors

July 22, 2015
A new restaurant offering upscale “Michigan-focused” food and drinks has opened in Grand Rapids. Read More

Firm plans $3M apartment project

July 21, 2015
Matt Vernon bought an urban four-story building in the region with one mission in mind: change it. Read More

Nonprofit restructures thrift shops

July 21, 2015
A nonprofit is restructuring its thrift shop operation to match up with demand. Read More

Developer plans apartment complex

July 20, 2015
A developer is planning to construct a pair of buildings in Grand Rapids with space for apartments, dining and retail. Read More

Film alliance rolls out podcast

July 20, 2015
As the state has decided to end its film industry incentives, one West Michigan group is still finding ways to promote and celebrate local filmmakers. Read More

Third Coast starts Medical Mile development

Mixed-use project will include apartments, commercial and retail space.

July 17, 2015
Third Coast Development’s work on Michigan Street’s Medical Mile corridor never seems to cease. Read More