Commercial and residential development


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

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

Hospitals partner on $7M unit

December 10, 2014
A hospital is extending its reach in the state by partnering with a health care system to construct a $7-million unit with 40 private inpatient rooms. Read More

Construction industry booming again

AGC report says workers are busy at local, state and national levels.

December 5, 2014
After a long and painful period of economic recession, West Michigan’s construction industry seems to once again be ripe with jobs. Read More

Developer builds out $6.5M townhome project

December 4, 2014
A developer is going to have a busy winter building out a $6.5-million residential project in the downtown of a Grand Rapids suburb. Read More

How to fight the rising cost of construction

November 30, 2014
If you're planning a construction project or dusting off an old one, you've no doubt seen the impact of a rising demand for commercial construction labor and materials on your project’s budget. Read More

Education 'hub' pays $7.5M for Steelcase Pyramid

November 26, 2014
A group is planning to transform the landmark Steelcase Pyramid building and surrounding 181 acres into a campus-size “hub” of education. Read More

Construction supplier creates 'Top 100' tool

November 25, 2014
If you’re looking for a present for a new homeowner who loves do-it-yourself projects, a local company might have the tool for you. Read More

Association hands out Excellence in Construction awards

November 14, 2014
The region’s construction industry recently honored some the best projects of the year at the Excellence in Construction Awards. Read More

Apartment complex opens adjacent university

November 13, 2014
The first phase of a 10-building apartment complex next to a local university is nearing completion. Read More