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Could Russia impact West Michigan?

So far, sanctions are against individuals and one financial institution.

April 11, 2014
In short, yes: West Michigan could feel the impact of U.S. sanctions against Russia, particularly if sanctions targeting specific industries are imposed. Read More

Index for long-term outlook is reason for optimism

April 11, 2014
Growth accelerates. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected during the last two weeks of March. Read More

2014 health rankings used for comparison and assessment

April 4, 2014
Counties across the country got health checkups recently, and those in West Michigan seem to be in pretty good shape. Read More

‘Hidden’ talent offers big score

March 21, 2014
The spring awards and recognition events offer exceptional examples of business leaders and organizations walking the talk of inclusion in business ranks and recruitment. Read More

Looking under the topsoil

March 21, 2014
When we view the West Michigan economy over the next few quarters, it is easy to look at the projected number of new construction permits or interest rate trends, or perhaps employment projections. Read More

Public Record

March 21, 2014
March 21 — Mortgages Read More

Lakeshore deserves more ‘Influential’ representation

March 14, 2014
This is a time when West Michigan needs to speak up. Read More

Weather woes put parts of economy on thin ice

March 14, 2014
Still slow, but improving. That’s the latest word on the West Michigan economy, according to data collected during the last two weeks of February. Read More

Flooding front and center as spring approaches

Businesses consider stocking up on inventory in case of disaster.

March 7, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Last year’s early April flooding across West Michigan has businesses wondering what this spring will bring. Read More

Real estate investors: The 1031 exchange is back

March 7, 2014
Another sign the real estate market in West Michigan is bouncing back: 1031 tax-deferred exchanges are on the rise. Read More