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Coppess cops Newsmaker Award

616 Development chief is top winner in Business Journal’s annual awards.

January 31, 2014
It’s been said it takes a village to nurture something through to completion, but in the case of Derek Coppess, it’s more like a tribe. Read More

Business Journal names 2013 Newsmakers of the Year

January 29, 2014
Who were West Michigan’s top newsmakers in 2013? Read More

Developer plans $21.8M lofts downtown

January 23, 2014
A developer is planning a $21.8-million project to redevelop a four-story building into lofts in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

City agency pushes building project forward

Development will add more units to growing residential sector.

January 10, 2014
A key mixed-use project planned for the city’s near northeast side took another step toward reality last week when the Brownfield Redevelopment Authority approved a development and reimbursement pact with the developer of Lofts on Michigan. Read More

The reactivation of an urban area

Taking a different path let 616 Development bring the Kendall Building back.

December 20, 2013
Sometimes an urban rehabilitation project is about more than bricks and mortar. Sometimes it’s about attitude and approach. Read More

City commissioners wrap up brownfield work

December 20, 2013
Grand Rapids city commissioners approved the sixth and final brownfield plan of the year last week when they granted a request from 616 Development for a new mixed-use structure it proposes to build at 740 Michigan St. NE near Eastern Avenue. Read More

Developer builds $3M Heritage Hill apartment complex

December 19, 2013
Converting a historic place of worship into an apartment complex doesn’t happen every day. Neither does finding part of someone’s house buried on the construction grounds. Read More

City to hear details of 616 Lofts on Michigan

Developer and community builder has two requests.

November 22, 2013
The latest project from 616 Development has a doubleheader scheduled at City Hall. Read More

616 to get first shot at new city policy

Michigan Street project goes to commission for NEZ status.

November 15, 2013
616 Development will be the first in line this week when Grand Rapids city commissioners consider granting the firm the initial Neighborhood Enterprise Zone designation under the policy’s new guidelines they approved last week. Read More

616 Development plans to try something new

Company is planning to build another ‘Lofts’ on Michigan Street.

November 8, 2013
The Grand Rapids Brownfield Redevelopment Authority approved a brownfield plan and an obsolete property designation for one of the city’s most active developers last week, and this project will mark the first time 616 Development will build from scratch after having revived many vacant structures. Read More