Items Tagged with 'development'


Street Talk: The downtown dilemma

Haiku for you.

April 1, 2016
Is Grand Rapids frothing its way toward a downtown development bubble? Read More

Emphasize downtown residential development

March 11, 2016
A core finding of Michigan Future's research has been that what made us prosperous in the past won't in the future. Read More

Local businesses build groundwork for a springboard to 2016

December 25, 2015
Some might say the achievements of economic impact this year pale in comparison to the December finale of the state legislative agreement to tax code changes that pave the way for the SuperNAP data center in Gaines Township and its impact on the Michigan economy. Read More

Busy year ahead for real estate

Dozens of projects will break ground or be completed in 2016.

December 25, 2015
With cranes scattered across the Grand Rapids skyline and new developments announced nearly every week, the area will likely see more of the same in the real estate industry in 2016. Read More

To continue growth, the foundation of success must be understood

October 2, 2015
Newcomers and even long-time Grand Rapids residents often react to the city’s growth and new building plans as though these budding community icons simply popped out of the ground — while they were looking or paying attention. Read More

Change Ups: UICA hires development officer

October 18, 2013
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts has named Kristen Taylor its development officer. Read More