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Karla Huitsing

Realtor takes reins at real estate firm

A residential real estate firm in the area is under new ownership. Read More

Promenade Building Rockford

Gastro pub filling riverfront vacancy

A former riverfront restaurant space in the area has landed a new tenant to fill the vacated spot, which has been empty since last summer. Read More

shopping center partial rendering 4076 Alpine Ave. NW Comstock Park

Developer plans shopping center

A new shopping center could be on its way to one of the busiest retail corridors in the area. Read More

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Grand Rapids is a top-10 market to 'stay in shape' in US

Grand Rapidians like to exert themselves. Read More

Traditional malls are out — and de-malling is in

In today’s fast-paced world of tight schedules and front-door deliveries, mega-mall shopping is quickly becoming a thing of the past. Read More

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Grand Rapids 'housing shortage' ranks No. 3 in US

Homebuyers in West Michigan are feeling the crunch of one of the tightest residential real estate markets in the country. Read More

Jerome Abood

Real estate firm expands into Lansing market

A West Michigan commercial real estate firm has expanded into the Lansing market. Read More

David Quade

Indiana bank opening branch downtown

An Indiana bank is opening its first Grand Rapids branch. Read More

Bagger Dave's Grand Rapids exterior

Restaurant chain closes downtown location

A restaurant chain has closed its doors downtown after three years in operation. Read More

Clays-for-Kids Foundation shoot

Partners raise $35K for health clinic

A local construction association and a nonprofit have donated $35,000 to a health care clinic serving an underserved population in Grand Rapids. Read More

Venue Tower

Developers are stuck in the middle

While not quite yet a wet blanket, there’s at least a damp towel on optimism for future development of market rate housing in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

American Seating says goodbye to the ballpark

American Seating announced its intentions to exit the fixed seating market, which includes seating for outdoor sports stadiums, auditorium and lecture halls, and performing arts theaters, earlier this month. Read More

Retail opportunity arises in West Michigan

(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Area realtors are looking at the closure of the Woodland Mall Sears as an opportunity for the region. Read More

Interphase Interiors

New ownership leads company to best sales year

For Interphase Interiors, 2016 has been a terrific year. The company, which changed hands in 2015, said it logged its best sales year and was one of 30 Haworth dealerships to be awarded the 2016 Best In Class distinction. Read More

City turns to sensors for data

A new technology in Grand Rapids launched last weekend could help the city become more efficient. Read More

Thornapple Brewing Co. equipment

Partners opening brewery on 28th Street

A new “local watering hole” is set to open on 28th Street. Read More

CoreLife eatery interior

'Active lifestyle' restaurant franchise entering market

An "active lifestyle" restaurant franchise out of the country’s Northeast has signed an agreement with its first Michigan franchisee to bring several restaurants to the state over the next few years. Read More

Heritage Place partial rendering

Developer plans 86 apartments in Heritage Hill

A local developer is looking to move ahead with an apartment project in Heritage Hill. Read More

Chick-fil-A Celebration Village partial rendering

Chicken fast-food chain re-submits plan for location

A denied location for a chicken fast-food chain is back at the drawing board. Read More

Public Record

Jan. 13 — Mortgages Read More