Items Tagged with 'West Michigan'


Late summer economy remains in slow growth mode

August 7, 2015
Growth returns to normal. That’s the latest word on the local economy, according to data and comments collected in the last two weeks of July. Read More

Workforce agency rebrands as West Michigan Works!

The new regionally aligned organization will cover seven counties.

July 31, 2015
Seven West Michigan counties are collaborating to form a regional organization to provide unified services for employers and job seekers. Read More

Excess capital supply, rising interest rates are top trends

West Michigan viewed as a viable secondary market for real estate investment.

July 31, 2015
While a recent report highlights key issues impacting the national and international real estate market, several trends hit home for West Michigan. Read More

Is market reaching saturation point?

July 31, 2015
The West Michigan real estate industry is beginning to slow its pace. Read More

AT&T opens new Grand Rapids location

July 31, 2015
AT&T’s presence in West Michigan keeps growing. Read More

West Michigan real estate market remains healthy

July 17, 2015
Demand is rising while available space becomes limited. Read More

Economic incentive programs should include talent acquisition

July 17, 2015
Michigan and regional economic development teams have seized upon the late June news of Grand Rapids’ (metro area) No. 3 rank in the nation for economic growth by Area Development magazine, an authoritative compilation of measures of job growth and economic development for U.S. regions. Read More

West Michigan economy remains on solid footing

July 10, 2015
Growth in West Michigan’s economy remains good, but the rate has moderated. Read More

Growth improvement continues for third month

June 5, 2015
Still growing at a moderate rate. Read More

West Michigan economy poised for a positive summer

May 8, 2015
The West Michigan growth rate continues upward. Read More