Items Tagged with 'Sam Cummings'


GRBJ Podcast: Sam Cummings of CWD

October 13, 2016
Sam Cummings — managing partner at Grand Rapids-based CWD Real Estate Investment — is the featured guest in episode two of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

Downtown’s center has new owners

CWD will ‘re-imagine’ the Fifth Third Center.

October 7, 2016
Sam Cummings had his eyes on the Fifth Third Center for a long time. Read More

Street Talk: Banking on bright shining buildings

Park it in these bathrooms

August 5, 2016
Sam Cummings made sure to mention convenient parking in his discussion with the Business Journal last week about the CWD Real Estate Investment renovations of the Calder Plaza Building, which currently has lots of room for tenants. Read More

New construction fuels retail surge

But without more development, the office and industrial markets are lagging.

May 27, 2016
The local retail real estate sector is humming, but office and industrial are lagging, according to recent quarterly reports from Colliers International | West Michigan. Read More

Street Talk: No smoke and mirrors

Skating along.

May 27, 2016
As Sam Cummings said in the Business Journal’s page 1 story today on the real estate market, speculative office space just isn’t happening. Read More

Architects conclude designTHUNK season

April 20, 2016
Design is at the forefront of architects’ minds every day, and Matt Gerard wants the general public to think about design more often, too. Read More

International hotel brand eyes downtown

February 17, 2016
An international hotel brand is heading to downtown. Read More

Van Andel Arena is a catalytic anchor

Several projects have created a new identity for Grand Rapids over the past two decades.

October 9, 2015
When Neil Diamond took the Van Andel Arena stage Oct. 10, 1996, everyone in Grand Rapids was there. Read More

UM/ULI roundtable looks back at decades of experience

November 7, 2012
The legacy of many Grand Rapids buildings was built on the friendship of a mayor, a leadership consultant and a real estate partner. Those three friends, former Grand Rapids Mayor John Logie, Bill Johnson, a leadership development consultant, and Sam Cummings, principal and managing partner of CWD Real Estate Investment, shared their story in a roundtable discussion Wednesday. Read More