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Reports show steady retail growth

As big names close down, new players fill vacancies, change retail market across all sectors.

November 10, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The quarterly report released by Colliers International West Michigan reflects a strong economy across the retail, industrial and office space sectors. Across these industries, a high demand for space is keeping vacancy low. Read More

GR’s struggles aside, region continues to show growth potential

November 10, 2017
The Business Journal report on Colliers International West Michigan quarterly occupancy rates shows strength — and growth — across all sectors: retail, office and industrial; and given announced plans, the trend is likely to continue through the fourth quarter and into 2018. Read More

‘Health’ care cost increase rooted in expenditures for property instead of actual ‘care’

June 30, 2017
Business Journal reporting on the high-volume increase of real estate transactions for “health care” is exactly another driver of the cost fracturing the fundamental practice of providing care at affordable prices. Read More

Every breath you take: Air quality critical issue for commercial real estate

March 17, 2017
Indoor air quality is the new environmental driver for commercial real estate. Read More

Letter: How many apartment buildings are too many?

September 30, 2016
Editor: “Is Grand Rapids in the midst of an apartment building bubble?” “Who is going to fill all of these units that are being built?” Read More

Five things to do before buying property

July 22, 2016
It’s a seller’s market these days — or so it seems if you read the headlines. Read More

Law firm offers alternative to paying a broker’s fee

Mika Meyers’ program helps those buying or selling a home on their own.

March 4, 2016
Grand Rapids law firm Mika Meyers has set out to curb the costs of selling a home for those who want to do it on their own but still need a helping hand. Read More

Higher rents squeeze low-income workers

Nearly a third of Grand Rapids-area residents are paying unaffordable rent.

LANSING — Real estate experts across the state say the cost of renting a home is rising and the trend toward higher rent will only continue. Read More

Eyes on the road (restrictions)

June 26, 2015
You have found the perfect building for your client to own or occupy. Your client’s business depends on large trucks to carry materials to and from its site. Read More

Juice up your title insurance coverage

March 13, 2015
You're buying real estate. Read More