Commercial and residential development


Mary Free Bed CEO: Growth good for patients, region

First of three expansion phases is already delivering results.

July 1, 2016
(Watch for this story Monday morning on WZZM TV 13) It’s been an exciting half-decade for Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, which recently celebrated its 125th year. And the past 18 months have seen some of the most drastic changes and improvements to the campus in recent history. Read More

Developer eyes school for $6M residential project

June 30, 2016
A former school on Grand Rapids’ West Side could be demolished for a $6-million residential development. Read More

Office building comes full circle

June 30, 2016
A $3 million downtown office building renovation is complete. Read More

Meijer store set for second phase of development

June 29, 2016
More details were released this week about the Rockford Construction development on Grand Rapids’ West Side. Read More

Residential complex undergoes $21.3M renovation

June 29, 2016
Renovation of a 22-townhome development just east of downtown is complete. Read More

West Side development plans revealed

June 28, 2016
A Grand Rapids construction company and nonprofit partner have announced the full details of a proposed development on Grand Rapids’ West Side. Read More

Supermarket completes $4.2M makeover

June 28, 2016
A locally based supermarket chain has finished a $4.2 million renovation of a store in the region. Read More

Inside Track: Windsurfer changes tack to get on board with building

Years of on-the-job training chart a course for Veneklasen to follow in his father’s wake

June 24, 2016
If not for a $100 check from his grandmother, Chris Veneklasen could still be on Nantucket Island teaching windsurfing. Read More

Building industry braces for changes

Overtime rule will create cultural shift and price hikes for most companies, ABC exec says.

June 24, 2016
When the new U.S. Department of Labor overtime rule goes into effect on Dec. 1, construction prices could start to rise. Read More

Firm plots 216-home development

June 24, 2016
A firm in the area is planning to develop a new 216-home community in a Grand Rapids suburb. Read More