Real Estate

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Kent eyes farmland PDR

December 19, 2014
Kent County commissioners will decide Jan. 6 whether to add another 64 acres to the 3,000 acres of farmland already protected from future development. Read More

Downtown Grand Rapids is booming

Report indicates robust growth across almost all sectors.

December 19, 2014
It’s official. Downtown Grand Rapids is almost full. Read More

Developer plans up to six retailers on Wealthy Street

December 19, 2014
One of the minds behind the Wealthy Street and Hall Street bakeries is planning a $2-million project on Wealthy Street with up to seven retail spaces and a pair of apartments. Read More

Furniture dealer develops showroom downtown

December 18, 2014
An office furniture dealer is developing a new multi-purpose space that will allow it to be part of “the downtown Grand Rapids creative community.” Read More

Food recycler develops $8M plant

December 17, 2014
The largest recycler of bakery, cereal grain, snack food and related food byproducts in the U.S. is planning to invest $8 million to rejuvenate an industrial site in the region. Read More

Gym re-opens after 'nightmarish' fire

December 15, 2014
In the early morning hours of April 11, Michael Livingston and Shane Davis stood outside in the cold watching their business and their dreams go up in flames. Read More

Parking rates won't chase businesses

But employees’ ‘front door’ mentality needs to be rethought.

December 12, 2014
The Grand Rapids Parking Commission is considering whether to recommend monthly parking rate changes for its ramps and surface lots, which has some people wondering if higher pricing in high-capacity lots will chase some downtown businesses to the suburbs. Read More

Spectrum Health faces parking crunch

December 12, 2014
The Parking Commission isn’t the only group mulling over downtown parking. Spectrum Health is also considering its parking future. Read More

MSU approves $3M demolition of ex-Press building

December 12, 2014
The former Grand Rapids Press building downtown is exiting stage left to set the scene for the future Grand Rapids Biomedical Research Center. Read More

University considers health building for downtown parking lot

December 12, 2014
The acquisition of a parking lot in downtown Grand Rapids is viewed as a key strategic move by a university to support the growth of its health care capacity. Read More